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Plant Controller (Hybrid)

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46250

Jan 14, 2023


dormakaba™, a world leader in smart access solutions, is seeking a skilled and experienced Plant Controller to take financial responsibility for its showcase US manufacturing facility based in Indianapolis. This position is a high focus role within this growing Multi-national business and offers great career potential for the right candidate.


**This is a hybrid role**



  • Plans, organizes, supervises, reviews, and evaluates all activities of the accounting and finance function to ensure accurate and timely recording and reporting of all financial results for the organization
  • Partners with Operations Leadership to drive productivity and efficiency improvements and understand main drivers impacting business results
  • Develops policies, systems, and procedures around internal controls of the business
  • Organizes and prepares annual budgets and forecasts for the business
  • Maintains confidential information gathered through course of business
  • Maintains HFM load data and reconciliations
  • Coordinates Annual External Audit of the company’s financial records
  • Advises management on matters of fiscal procedure and importance for the company
  • Assists in special projects as needed



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related discipline required
  • Minimum 7-10 years of experience in Accounting
  • Experience in a fast-paced, complex and collaborative environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, including Excel and Outlook
  • Experience with large scale manufacturing operation
  • Experience with SAP and HFM
  • Knowledge of GAAP and related applications
  • Ability to supervise staff and provide appropriate direction
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Ability to engage in a variety of tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced, complex environment
  • Ability to communicate with all levels and departments and work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Must have worked in a global, matrix organization
  • Must have the ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Must have the ability to form own opinion on a fact base
  • Must have deep cost accounting and plant performance knowledge
  • Must have knowledge of US GAAP and Swiss GAAP FER



  • Candidates who embrace dormakaba’s core values will be most successful in our organization: Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance
  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)
  • Continuous improvement/innovative mindset (always looking for better ways of doing things and not satisfied with the status quo)



  • An opportunity to work in global company with a family culture and strong core values (Trust, Customer First, Curiosity, Courage and Performance)
  • Competitive pay with great benefits options (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance, 401(k), Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.) and much more!


The Federal Executive Order 14042 on COVID-19 requires all current and new employees of government contractors to comply with one of the following on or before the Federal deadline date:

  1. Received their final vaccination dose – either their second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of Johnson & Johnson OR
  2. Submitted a medical exemption/accommodation request for approval OR
  3. Submitted a religious belief exemption/accommodation request for approval.


dormakaba is a federal contractor which means all our team members must comply with this order by the Federal deadline to start and continue employment with us. Our Talent Acquisition team will confirm the Federal deadline date at the time an offer is made to help ensure compliance.



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Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis