Sr. Project Controller in Danville, VA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 2/17/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 382499

Johnson Service Group is currently seeking a Sr. Project Controller for a manufacturing facility near Danville, VA. The incumbent will serve as a business partner with leadership to develop business models while optimizing the financial performance within the business unit.

The Controller will support effective business decisions by monitoring, analyzing, and interpreting financial data in order to evaluate various business alternatives and recommend the most appropriate business solutions.

  • Strategy: Contribute to the definition of the strategy for the business unit.
  • Business Planning & Forecasting: Translates strategy into business plans and establishes measurable targets.
  • Business Performance: Monitors progress achieved and provides insight and analysis to support operational decision-making.
  • Risk Management: Assesses business risk exposure and defines risk mitigation strategies to reduce impact on business performance.
  • Optimization: Leads cross-functional initiatives that support strategic goals.
  • Communication and Knowledge Sharing: Leads, provides guidance and facilitates best practice sharing between Local Business Controllers within own area of responsibility to ensure alignment and consistency of controlling practices.
  • Internal Controls and Compliance: Ensures transparency in financial reporting and disclosures.
  • Financial reporting: Establishes and oversees processes and tools necessary to obtain transparent and reliable financial data and business information.
  • People Leadership & Development: Ensures (with HR Manager support) that the area of responsibility is organized, staffed, skilled and directed. Guides, motivates and develops direct/indirect subordinates within HR policies.


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
  • 10+ years of progressive experience working in a manufacturing plant environment
  • Prior plant turnaround experience is a must!
  • Engineer To Order/Industrial/JIT plant
  • Supervisory or management experience required
  • MBA or CPA ideal
  • SAP or similar ERP experience required

Email resumes to Miranda L. Jones, Recruiting Manager at for consideration. 



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