Assistant Controller

Leggett & Platt Automotive - Windsor, ON (29 days ago)

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Leggett & Platt Automotive, an operating unit within Leggett & Platt Inc. a S&P 500 Company, is seeking a dynamic career minded individual to join our team. We provide outstanding opportunities for career satisfaction and growth in an international continuous improvement environment. We have developed strong and enduring partnerships with our domestic and international customers by building on our long history of product innovation and manufacturing excellence. As we work to meet our immediate resource needs, the following employment opportunity is available with our Windsor, Ontario based Accounting & Finance Team.


  • Supervises accounts payable and accounts receivable.
  • Ensures internal controls meet Corporate and Sarbanes-Oxley standards.
  • Ensures all Corporate and management reporting requirements and deadlines are met.
  • Coordinates Corporate tax package, Sarbanes narrative, audit support, etc.
  • Reviews and approve customer and vendor changes / set-up, credit limits, and debit/credit memos.
  • Reviews all monthly account reconciliations for accuracy / completeness.
  • Various month end close responsibilities - preparing journal entries, account reconciliations, inter-company reporting, etc.
  • Reviews management reporting prepared by Admin staff.
  • Participates actively in the requirement to retain ISO9001, IATF16949 certification.
  • Responsible for knowing and upholding the H&S Policy and for working in a safe manner and reporting all unsafe or unhealthy conditions or acts.
  • Completes all other assignments, duties and projects as assigned.


  • University degree within a business / accounting curriculum
  • Professional accounting designation or working towards professional accounting designation
  • At least 5 years of relative experience, preferably within an ISO9001, IATF16949 manufacturing environment
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel, and Hyperion Financial Management / Planning is an asset
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Leggett & Platt Automotive provides quality engineered products for every manufacturing need, including lumbar, suspension, and bolster systems; wire forms, mechanical control cables, welded seating components, tubular products, and seating motors and actuators. We value innovative and passionate people with a track record of success and offer competitive compensation, including a comprehensive benefits package and opportunities for professional development and career growth.

Leggett & Platt Automotive is an Employment Equity employer. We take this opportunity to thank all candidates for applying however only those selected for an interview will be notified.

Leggett & Platt Automotive is proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities, upon request. Should you require any accommodation, please contact Human Resources.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Accounting: 5 years (Preferred)