The Plasman Group
  • 13-May-2019 to 12-Jul-2019 (CST)
  • Hopkins
  • Hopkins, MN, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full Time

Don't get stuck in neutral, rev up your career with Plasman Group. Do you have what it takes to impact major global auto manufacturers? For the Plasman Group and our 3600+ team members, it's all in a day's work. We operate 20 highly automated manufacturing sites and dedicated engineering and sales locations globally.


Located in the USA and Mexico, Thermotech, an industry-leading division of Plasman Group, has been at the forefront of plastics molding since 1949. Our team members don't just shape plastic, they shape the industry. In joining Thermotech, you'll find yourself at the heart of a dynamic, results-driven company. Shaping excellence in everything we do, from research to design, planning to assembly, we tackle new challenges and face them together.



Located in Hopkins Minnesota


Reporting to the Director Operational Finance, the successful incumbent will be responsible for overseeing all financial and accounting activities for 4 of our Thermotech manufacturing facilities. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with good communication and organizational skills and would be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Planning, directing and the execution of company policies and procedures to preserve assets and profitability of operations. Develop and implement accounting policies and procedures specifically for the Division as required to insure correct reporting of results and to control assets.
  • Maintain communications and contact with Corporate personnel and staff on all pertinent matters.
  • Supervise controller's staff and administer all facets dealing with department personnel.
  • Interpret operating results as they affect the financial aspects of the Division and make specific recommendations which will result in cost reduction and profit improvement.
  • Supervise the development of plan exhibits and annual budget. Includes development of individual part standards and execution of same.
  • Maintain and improve the timeliness and accuracy of the daily/weekly plant metric reporting.
  • Control and coordinate the month end closing process.
  • Ensure adequate financial controls are in place to protect company assets and appropriate separation of duties.
  • Reconcile I/C accounts between US/MX companies and Thermotech and other I/C within the Plasman Group.
  • Ensure accuracy of the NPL project cost list and work directly with NPL team to provide timely closure and needed follow through with projects.
  • Act as immediate contact with Corporate and independent auditors on accounting matters.
  • Primary responsibility for review and negotiation of customer contracts.
  • Review and edit customer and supplier contracts.
  • Continually assess divisional pricing and financial models. Revise as necessary to accommodate market needs and financial objectives. Consult on evaluation of major projects.
  • Provide key leadership role in business system development process.
  • Implement Excellence Process, and actively encourage and sponsor employee involvement activities, continuous improvement and the excellence goals.
  • Seek ways to utilize information systems to further divisional goals.
  • Catch and develop direct reports and build bench strength.

Make recommendations regarding accounting of reserves, assets, and expenditures.



  • Must possess a post-secondary degree in business or accounting, or possess equivalent experience
  • Accounting designation (C.A., C.P.A., C.M.A., C.G.A.) preferred    



  • Must have at least 10 years' experience (with 5 of these years in a Manufacturing environment) in accounting with a minimum of 2 years in a Supervisory capacity
  • Strong knowledge of standard costing principles
  • Experience working with ERP systems



  • Advanced level computer skills in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills in written and verbal formats
  • Sound financial and business insights
  • Ability to perform well in high pressure situations
  • Be a positive and ethical role model to employees in all business dealings
  • Capable of independent travel to, from and within designated regions




 If you need an accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process or have questions, please contact HR.

The Plasman Group
  • Apply Now

    with our quick 3 minute Application!

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page
Logo Home Who We Are Our Commitment News People & Careers Contact Us A.P. Plasman Build-A-Mold Thermotech A-Brite Plating Facebook LinkedIn