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Date: Sep 13, 2021

Location: High Point, NC, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is the leading innovator in the sleep industry, with more than a century of experience helping people sleep better and more bedding technology patents than anyone else in the world.  We are seeking a Branch Controller for our manufacturing operation in High Point, NC with expectation of some travel to other operations, as needed.


This multi-disciplinary position requires solid Accounting experience and is responsible for the completeness and accuracy of the month end closing.  You will also be heavily engaged in a variety of operational and cross-functional discussions to drive the business to greater results.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Collaborate across Bedding Segment to maintain consistent business processes
  • Review and verify accuracy of financial statements
  • Maintain compliance with policy and procedures and assist with Internal Audit visits/requests
  • Manage the efforts of support staff to complete and oversee month-end close process
  • Develop relationships with Branch personnel to provide support and information sharing on a regular basis as appropriate
  • Fulfill requests of Corporate Departments (Accounting, Tax, Risk, Credit, etc.)
  • Complete/oversee costing of inventory


What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 5+ years of accounting experience, preference in manufacturing
  • Excellent analytical skills with to detail
  • Understanding of Cost Accounting and methodologies
  • A self-starter with a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines


We’re looking for someone with:

  • Ability to communicate key data and insight to others within the Branch and Bedding organization
  • Strong Excel skills and the ability to convert data to information
  • High degree of professionalism and ethical standards


Reasons you’ll love it here:  Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you’ll fit right in.


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 company consists of more than 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit


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