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Assistant Mill Controller II

About WestRock

About WestRock WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock's 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at .

Assistant Mill Controller II

910 Industrial St, PO Box 201

Hopewell, Virginia, 23860

United States



WestRock is one of North America's leading providers of packaging solutions and manufacturers of containerboard and paperboard. Over the years, WestRock has outpaced its peers in growth rate of

revenues, profitability, EBITDA and total shareholder return. We've done this by creating and following a bold strategy of: exceeding our customers' expectations every time, creating long-term shareholder value and encouraging and rewarding employee excellence.

FORTUNEŽ magazine has recognized WestRock as one of its Most Admired Companies. WestRock is also currently ranked at No. 293 on the FORTUNE 500 list.

Since our founding in 1936, WestRock has focused on developing packaging and paperboard products that bring high value to its customers, employees and shareholders. We now operate approximately 200

facilities across the United States, Canada, Mexico, Argentina and Chile. We employ 26,000 employees and are industry leaders in North America for paper recycling, retail displays, pre-print linerboard, containerboard, corrugated packaging, coated recycled paperboard and folding cartons.

WestRock is uniquely positioned to provide end-to-end solutions including a full portfolio of food, beverage and consumer packaging that contains, ships and markets our customers' products.

As a fiber-based packaging company, WestRock considers sustainability to be a top priority. The industry and others recognize WestRock for its sustainability efforts. Recently, the company received awards from AF&PA for its sustainability work with customers. And, in Newsweek's Green Rankings, WestRock is the highest ranked paper company on the list.

A performance-based, data-driven culture helps us continuously reduce costs and increase customer satisfaction.

Career Opportunity:

The Hopewell Mill is seeking an Assistant Controller who will be an integral part of the Financial Team working with all Mill personnel, as well as, Division and Corporate staff to provide financial analysis of Mill operations.

Assistant Mill Controller


- Analyze monthly, quarterly and YTD results and effectively communicate the variances versus plan to supervision and the mill leadership team. Understand variances on a year to date and prior year basis.- Lead the budgeting and forecasting process for mill production, raw material usage, operational labor, equipment rental, depreciation and other categories as requested.- Analyzes Mill Diagnostics, Scorecard, Operational graphs and works with Mill Leadership to determine opportunities for cost reduction.- Prepare weekly and monthly hourly labor report and work with mill leadership to identify cost reduction opportunities.- Leads analysis of maintenance spend and capital project improvements and report variances to Mill leadership team and division management on a timely basis.- Works in conjunction with Mill and Division performance Excellence teams to identify and track cost improvement opportunities.- Develop processes and procedures to improve the quality of financial analysis. Drive strong ownership and accountability of results.- Drive implementation of "best in class" financial tools, systems and models (e.g. financial reporting, Hyperion and Data Access Studio).- Responsible for Month End closing activities including inventory valuation, raw material usage, balance sheet and inventory reconciliations, balance sheet comments as well as ensuring the accuracy of functions completed by all accounting team members.- Works with all mill personnel to ensure enforcement of company accounting policies and procedures to protect and secure the company's assets in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley.

Finance and Accounting

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

**Assistant Mill Controller II**