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Date: Feb 23, 2021

Location: NC, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking is seeking a Controller to join its Home Furniture Components Unit. This position will ideally be based in Tupelo, Mississippi or High Point, North Carolina.


The Controller is a member of the management team and will work directly with multiple levels of management and report directly to the Controller – US Operations. The successful candidate will promote the Home Furniture team’s core values of Teamwork, Integrity, Safety, Commitment, Innovation, and Strategy.   


In this role, you will work closely with the branch management teams to help interpret, understand, and use financial results and forecasts to positively manage our business. Additionally, you will also work closely with the branch accounting teams to coordinate and prepare forward-looking financial forecasts, ensure that policies and procedures adhere to a system of internal controls, and perform general accounting to include the financial reporting of monthly results, quarterly reporting and variance analysis for multiple locations. This position will also supervise and mentor plant accountants to facilitate in their growth as financial professionals.


This is an ideal opportunity for a self-motivated, detailed, and data-driven individual that shares our values and mission and wants to grow in a forward-moving, highly diversified company.



  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • CPA / CMA or MBA a plus, but not required
  • 6-8 years of related accounting experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


Who we are and what we offer

Our comprehensive beneifts package includes: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, stock plans, employee discounts, and more.


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing 137-year-old company is comprised of 15 business units and 140 facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. Learn more about what Leggett life is like here:


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