Jobs at Gerresheimer

Plant Controller

5091 County Road 120, United States | Millersburg | Full-time

Job Description

  • Reports to Senior Plant Director and is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling the accounting function of the plant and operational results.
  • Coordinates and administers an adequate plan for the control of operations. Such a plan provides profit planning, sales forecasts, expense budgets, accounts receivable, cost standards and saving opportunities, together with the necessary controls and procedures to effectuate the plan.
  • Compares performance with operating plans and standards. Provides reports and interprets the result of operations to all levels of management. This includes the formulation of certain accounting policies, the preparation of financial statements and operating data, the coordination of systems and procedures and special reports as required.
  • Assures protection for the assets of the plant operation through internal control, internal auditing, and ensuring proper insurance coverage.
  • Provides other company units with related information required by them to carry out their assigned responsibilities as it relates to the operation.
  • Keeps the Senior Plant Director informed of the plants performance and provides advice on all financial matters.
  • Monitors inventory levels and advises management regarding variances to the budget.  Ensures accuracy of the physical inventory and reported results.
  • Assists in developing and recommending a budget. Authorizes expenditures in accordance with said budget. Approves budget and expenses of subordinates.
  • Assists in developing short/long range operating objectives, organizational structure, and staffing requirements. 
  • Cooperates internally with Senior Plant Director , Human Resource Manager, Warehouse & Distribution Manager, Maintenance Manager and Quality Manager.
  • Cooperates externally with customers, vendors, and other Gerresheimer facilities. 
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • A minimum of eight (8) years’ experience, ideally gained through increasingly responsible management positions within Accounting and/or Finance.
  • A minimum of two (2) years recent experience as a Controller with responsibility for accounts, budgeting, cost accounting, credit and collections and finance. Preferably annual sales of $25 - $40 million.
  • High level of proficiency in PC spreadsheets and ERP/MRP systems.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


Learning & development

According to the job and position, we make sure our employees get regular trainings and coaching to unleash their possibilities.

Healthcare & pension

Your health and well-being is important to us. We offer fitness trainings, health check-ups as well as a life and group insurance.

Working environment

Creating a great place to work is essential for us, so we live up to our values teamwork, responsibility, integrity, bold innovation and excellence (TRIBE).

Company Description

Centor originally started manufacturing operations in Berlin in 1968 as Owens-Illinois (OI) as part of the OI Closure Division.  In August of 2007, Rexam PLC Prescription Products.  In May of 2014, Rexam sold the plastics business and the Prescription Products division was acquired by Nemera, naming the business as Centor Inc.  Centor Inc. was then acquired by Gerresheimer Glass Inc. (GGI) in September 2015. Gerresheimer is a leading global partner for the pharma and healthcare industries. Our special glass and plastic products contribute to health and well-being. We have worldwide operations and our 11,000 employees manufacture our products in the local markets, close to our customers.

Equal rights

All applicants are considered without any regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status or membership, or any other legally protected status.

Interested? Apply today!