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Accounting Analyst-Marshfield, MO Job

DATE: May 4, 2022

LOCATION: Marshfield, Missouri, United States

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Primary location: Marshfield, Missouri 
Relocation offered: No 
Employment status: Full-Time 
Travel: 5% 
Non-compete: No 

Salary Range: $49,990 - $94,740

​What does it mean to work at Architectural Components Group, Inc. (ACGI), a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries?

It means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a key player in Armstrong's future. We are a large company with a local feel, where you will get to know and collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the company.


By joining us, you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Alongside a competitive remuneration package, you will receive:

  • A benefits package including: medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, 401k match, long-term disability coverage, vacation and sick time, and many more. 
  • Personal development to grow your career with us based on your strengths and interests.
  • A working culture that balances individual achievement with teamwork and collaboration. We draw on each other's strengths and allow for different work styles to build engagement and satisfaction to deliver results. 


As an Accounting Analyst for our ACGI team in Marshfield, MO, and under the direction of the Plant Controller you will be accountable performing assignments related to cost accounting, financial integration, and reconciliation. 


A significant portion of your time as Accounting Analyst will be spent assisting with analysis, reporting, and accounting process improvement initiatives associated with ACGI’s financial performance and internal controls.


What you'll be doing:
•    Researching how quantify, implement, and generate cost savings opportunities and cost reduction initiatives for the plant
•    Performing cost accounting analysis, reconciliation, and inventory control
•    Preparing standardized plant reports on production and key performance indicators 
•    Developing monthly accounting forecasts based on production drivers and KPIs 
•    Analyzing metrics and developing on-going performance projections
•    Conducting monthly and annual compliance audits for cycle count procedures 
•    Overseeing fixed asset control and reconciliation activities 
•    Guaranteeing that internal control procedures are in place for SOX compliance 
•    Managing and minimizing financial risk and developing of plant budgets
•    Driving a lean culture by participating in Gemba walks, kaizen events, and value stream mapping sessions
•    Carrying out manufacturing operations financial analysis, including ad hoc studies for Senior Management 
•    Evaluating requests for capital expenditures and Lean cost reduction projects
•    Ensuring that major plant projects, capital, and expense policies are compliant with GAAP and AWI policies


Requirements that will make you successful:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or similar
  • 4+ years of experience working within an Accounting or Finance role
  • Familiarity working within a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to link and analyze plant operational metrics to financial performance
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills
  • Customer-focused mentality and strong attention to detail
  • Capability to deliver accurate, quality, and timely results
  • Strong MS Excel and Microsoft Office applications


Desired Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of SAP
  • Manufacturing cost expertise


Why should you join ACGI, a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions in the Americas. With approximately $1B in revenue, AWI has about 2,800 employees and a manufacturing network of fifteen facilities in North America.


At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, we offer interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces.


For more than 150 years, we have built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we're here to serve - our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.


We are committed to developing new and sustainable ceiling solutions, with design and performance possibilities that make a positive difference in spaces where we live, work, learn, heal and play. It's an exciting, rewarding business to be in, and we're committed to continue to grow and prosper for the benefit of all of our stakeholders. We hope you join us.


Our Sustainability Ambition

"Bringing our Purpose to Life" - lead a transformation in the design and building of spaces fit for today and tomorrow.
We are committed to:

  • Engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce;
  • Transforming buildings from structures that shelter into structures that serve and preserve the health and well-being of people and planet;
  • Pursuing sustainable, innovative solutions for spaces where we live, work, learn heal and play;
  • Being a catalyst for change with all of our stakeholders; and
  • Making a positive difference in the environments and communities we impact.


About the location (Marshfield MO)

Architectural Components Group, Inc. (ACGI), a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI), is one of twelve AWI plants in North America. Our Marshfield plant in south western Missouri is conveniently located within 3 hours to large cities such as Tulsa, Kansas City, and St. Louis as well as within 30 minutes to the smaller city of Springfield. However, it's rural attributes serve to also attract outdoorsmen and nature enthusiasts.  Eight large lakes are within an hour's drive, two smaller lakes are within 30 minutes. All offer an array of outdoor opportunities including fishing, boating, skiing, and sailing. Hiking, biking, wildlife areas, streams, and other river opportunities are within a short drive including the Niangua and Compton Hollow Conservation Areas just outside of Marshfield's city limits.


ACGI, a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, is committed to engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce.  As part of our dedication to diversity, AWI is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard for race, sex, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at by email at AWI talent acquisition and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

Come and build your future with us and apply today!

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