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Date: Jul 15, 2022

Location: Kent, WA, US, 98031

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 56286


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Plant Controller - Hot Cell Services (A Hybrid Role)

Kent, WA


This recent acquisition has created an amazing opportunity for an experienced accounting professional to have a hands-on experience that only happens once in your career.  This division is the leader in the radiation shielding protection industry and we have been manufacturing radiation shielding windows for over 40 years.


In addition to performing and delivering the normal monthly, quarterly and year-end financials (see below), you will also have the opportunity to transition this acquisition into the "All Corning" financial platform(s).


As part of this 11 person plant, you will report directly to the Managing Director, and total authority over "all things financial".  Additionally, this role provides full relocation to Kent, Washington.


Make an investment in yourself, your career and your quality of life by applying today!




Who you are:

  • Multi-talented
  • Self-starter
  • Capable of managing all aspects of accounting and finances, as well as purchasing and day-to-day office management duties
  • Skilled in the accurate and timely distribution of financial reports; providing information, primarily financial in nature, about all company activities that will assist the General Manager in making critical economic decisions about the Company's daily activities and future direction.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform monthly, quarterly, and year-end closings of general ledger in accordance with GAAP, including accurate WIP calculations
  • Prepare monthly financial statements, quarterly and yearly reports, and tax schedules
  • Manage accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Calculate and remit all owed taxes monthly, quarterly, and annually
  • Process payroll, including the setup of employee benefits, direct deposit, deductions, and reimbursements
  • Prepare and monitor company’s budget/forecast monthly, quarterly and annually
  • Develop, maintain and certify accurate sales rate calculations in accordance with Federal Acquisition Register (FAR) regulations
  • Create and implement procedures for internal controls
  • Perform purchasing activities and cost accounting
  • Direct supervision of a Financial Analyst



  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Accounting
  • Must have 2-to-3 years of hands-on accounting / finance management / controller or similar position.
  • Strong computer skills including advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status is required
  • Valid Driver’s License and a clean criminal background check will be required


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.



We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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