Senior Plant Accountant

Date: Jan 25, 2019

Location: Elkhart, IN, US, 46514

Company: REV Group, Inc.

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Requisition ID: 884

REV Group (NYSE: REVG) is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. REV serves a diversified customer base primarily in the United States through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. REV provides customized vehicle solutions for applications including: essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, mobility vans and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, cut-away buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles (“RVs”) and luxury buses). REV’s brand portfolio consists of 30 well-established principal vehicle brands including many of the most recognizable names within our served markets. Several of REV’s brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years.


The Senior Plant Accountant will be charged with all aspects of the Plant Accounting function. The role encompasses leading the accounting, reporting, tax, internal control, and costing functions of the business.  The ideal candidate must exhibit the ability to think creatively; communicate at a high level, both verbally and in written form; work well with others at all levels; manage a large number of projects at one time; and establish positive relationships with internal and external customers.  The candidate should enjoy “walking the plant floor” to find out what’s happening and how they can help. The Sr. Plant Accountant must possess the ability to ensure accurate costing of all units, many of which are for different product lines, styles, have different options packages and manufactured at different plants. 



  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual consolidated financial statements under U.S. GAAP.
  • Review product line and plant performance, including pricing and costing and ensure that all labor, material and overhead costs are properly identified, captured and accounted for.
  • Ensure that inventory standards are reviewed and updated when new product lines are developed or when changes are made to the manufacturing process on existing units.
  • Review all existing accounting policies and procedures, including internal control documents, and recommend any appropriate updates and changes.
  • Manage the budget and financial forecasting process in an efficient and detailed manner.
  • Work with the external auditors for the preparation of audited annual consolidated accounts and the preparation of all city, state and federal tax returns.
  • Ensure that all bank reporting requirements are met in an accurate and timely fashion.
  • Assist in all functional areas with a goal to measure and improve profitability and overall financial performance.
  • Act as a business consultant and advisor to management for new projects, negotiating new contracts, payback analysis, etc.
  • Continually evaluate best industry practices in comparison to internal control systems and make recommendations as required.
  • Ensure both internal and external reporting requirements are met in a timely fashion including all monthly, quarterly and yearly reporting deadlines from corporate.



  • Five or more years of progressively responsible financial and administrative management experience, of which at least three years are at the senior or equivalent level of a $80 million plus manufacturing organization or business unit.
  • B.S. in business or finance is required.  CPA and with strong knowledge of US GAAP plus SOX compliance preferred.
  • Proven effectiveness training, mentoring and managing functional staff.
  • Excellent cost accounting knowledge and analytical skills.
  • Excellent budgeting and forecasting skills.
  • Fully computer literate in all respects.
  • Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be a highly motivated self-starter with a high degree of initiative, creativity, and problem solving ability.
  • Ability to serve as a strong and confident partner to the Division Controller.



REV Recreation Group has long answered America’s pioneering spirit with six distinct luxury motorhome manufacturers. Together, Fleetwood RV, Holiday Rambler, Monaco Coach, American Coach, Renegade RV and Midwest Automotive Designs deliver the best Class B motorhomes, high-end Class C motorhomes and luxury Class A motorhomes, as well as stacker trailers. 





Nearest Major Market: Elkhart
Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend

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