Associate Controller

Job Details

Division: Vulcraft of New York, Inc.

Location: Chemung, NY, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

About Us:
Vulcraft of New York, a division of Nucor Corporation, is seeking applicants for an Associate Controller position. Nucor Corporation is a Fortune 100 corporation known for being North America’s leader in the designing, manufacturing, and recycling of steel and steel products, with a history of long-term sustainability and stability. Fortune Magazine recently ranked Nucor No. 1 on their list of the World’s Most Admired Companies in our industry. The key to Nucor’s success is that we care about the safety and well-being of our teammates and customers, the health and protection of our environment, and the relationships we establish in the communities where we live and work. At the heart of every Nucor facility are the dedicated people who make up our team. We are seeking a creative, motivated, ownership-driven teammate to join our finance department. We offer you a challenging and rewarding work environment where you can contribute to the success of over 30,000 Nucor teammates. 


Medical and dental are just the beginning. We value our teammates and offer a benefits package that also includes profit sharing, retirement savings, scholarships and tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth potential. For more information on our benefits go to


Basic Job Functions:
Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the coordination, oversight and execution of Nucor’s accounting, reporting, and internal control related activities.  This position reports directly to the Controller and will serve as backup for the Controller, Accountant, AP, and Credit & Collections.  The successful candidate will coordinate and execute accounting activities, including general ledger, accounts payable, cost accounting, tax and inventory management.  The Associate Controller will have a lead role in the implementation, communication, and interpretation of accounting and financial policies, GAAP compliance, control and system improvements.  They will also be responsible for supervising audit processes to ensure that proper internal controls are maintained.  The Associate Controller will be responsible for training, development and growth opportunities for finance department Teammates. The candidate must also possess the ability to develop an in-depth understanding of the production environment and have the ability to be the financial liaison with the division management team. This role will also be an integral part of developing teammates from all departments, and be a contributing member of the division leadership team. The successful candidate must be willing and able to relocate to take on further leadership responsibilities within Nucor, now, and in the future.


Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Minimum Qualifications:

•    Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
•    Minimum of 3 years of work experience in an accounting or finance related role

Preferred Qualifications:

•    CPA, CMA, Master’s Degree, or MBA
•    Manufacturing or Cost Accounting experience
•    Highly proficient in Microsoft Office products
•    SAP experience
•    Prior leadership experience


Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace

Nearest Major Market: Elmira