Job Details

Multi-Color Corporation - Plant Controller

Location:   Cincinnati, OH

Salary:   based on experience




  • Are you ready to build your career with an industry leader?
  • Do you want to be a part of a company culture with values and principles?
  • Do you esteem continuous improvement and customer service?



A true global label solution provider, Multi-Color Corporation (MCC) is one of the largest label companies in the world in the following market segments: Beverage, Wine & Spirits, Food & Dairy, Personal Care & Beauty, Home Care & Laundry, Healthcare, Durables & Technical and Automotive & Chemicals. With over 13,000 dedicated employees, they operate 109 label producing operations in over 26 countries today. Established in 1916, MCC has grown to become a global leader in label printing, supporting the world’s most prominent brands. In 2016, Multi-Color celebrated its 100th year in business! Today, MCC services their primary market segments through global operations in the North American, Latin American, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Asia Pacific regions.



MCC is seeking an experienced Plant Controller who can partner with site leadership to drive and improve operational performance and profitability in Batavia, Ohio. A Plant Controller protects the assets of MCC through direction of the financial activities and ensuring that all transactions are compliant with legal requirements.  Ultimately, this role will minimize MCC liability, provide daily support and added value to the Finance Organization and the facility, and perform all functions of talent management of employees. As member of the Finance, Accounting, and Plant Management Teams, the Plant Controller will lead the financial function for the local facility, supporting the plant to achieve overall corporate financial objectives. Additional key responsibilities include: 

  • Financial/Business Partnership: Partner with all members of the site leadership team to ensure ownership and accountability of financial performance.
  • Forecasting: Manage the forecasting process including analyzing trends and patterns, determining those impacts and making recommendations for the plant.
  • Business Strategy: Assist the Plant Manager in the achievement of overall strategy.
  • Cost Accounting, Inventory and Assets: Manage systems to ensure current, accurate and complete accounting and reporting of job costs, overhead, inventory, controls and policies, and physical counts.
  • Month-End Close: Manage month end closing and associated balance sheet, accruals and reconciliations.
  • People: Build, develop and manage a high-performing team responsible for Finance and Accounting functions.  



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business.
  • 10+ years as a leader and financial manager with a strong operational focus. 



  • Adaptability: Self Confidence, Learning, Mobility
  • Dependability and Reliability: Decisiveness, Commitment, Task Completion
  • Problem Solving: Conflict Management, Detail Mindedness, Self-Responsibility
  • Strategic Thinking: Response to change, Concentration, Structure
  • Clear, persuasive, and passionate communication: Able to make effective and persuasive presentations on complex topics in the spoken and written word.



MCC offers a competitive wage and generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance and 401(k).

MCC welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. MCC is an equal opportunity employer.


Megan Meyer, Recruiter