Assistant Controller

Job Details

Division: Western Metals Recycling LLC

Location: Sandy, UT, United States  

Other Available Locations: Utah

Basic Job Functions:

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.


  1. Participate in due diligence process for expansion and acquisition opportunities.


  1. Work with operating groups to develop, implement and review the effectiveness of cost containment programs to maximize efficiencies.


  1. Refine, update and maintain division’s Best Practices Program to ensure the integrity and accuracy of the business and financial reporting systems.


  1. Ensure accounting practices and procedures are consistent with Parent Company corporate directives on a division wide basis.


  1. Participate in lean sigma project initiatives.


  1. Prepare and analyze standards for performance reviews of operating groups.


  1. Coordinate preparation of the annual budgeting process.


  1. Active follow-up to improve core systems as result of internal and external audit reports.


  1. Perform other duties and projects as requested by management.

Minimum Qualifications:


1.     Bachelor’s degree in accounting, CPA or MBA preferred.


  1. Minimum 6 years experience in public accounting, manufacturing or commercial group.


3.     Experience that demonstrates management responsibility within an operational group. 


4.      Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


5.      Ability to interface effectively with all levels of company personnel.


6.      Experience in managerial accounting and reporting preferred.


7.      Experience in applying lean sigma principles & methodology preferred.


8.      Willing to relocate.


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

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City