|Posted On||Nov 15, 2023|
|Job ID||JV 20442|
Are you a seasoned financial professional with a knack for cost analysis and strategic financial planning? We're seeking a skilled Cost Accountant to join a dynamic team and play a pivotal role in shaping the financial landscape of their organization.
As a Cost Accountant, you'll be responsible for:
- Financial Planning and Analysis:
- Develop comprehensive financial models to analyze and support divisional trends.
- Provide insightful financial analysis to drive informed decision-making.
- Variance Management:
- Identify and communicate significant variances to management.
- Propose corrective measures to ensure financial goals are met.
- Consolidation and Reporting:
- Perform consolidation and analysis for monthly reporting of key financial metrics.
- Ensure accurate and timely reporting to facilitate strategic decision-making.
- Departmental Support:
- Provide financial support to department managers by tracking and forecasting cost reduction activities.
- Analyze monthly results and offer insights to enhance departmental performance.
- Inventory Cost Management:
- Assist functional area managers in understanding inventory costs and variances.
- Lead efforts to identify, define, and document cost drivers and functions.
- Product Costing:
- Develop and maintain product costs, including material, labor, and overhead rates.
- Collaborate with production teams to ensure accurate cost representation.
- Capital Expenditure Oversight:
- Maintain local capital expenditure request processing.
- Monitor capital project spending and manage the fixed asset system.
- New Product Support:
- Act as the financial representative for new product teams.
- Provide cost analysis, capital justifications, and make vs buy insights.
- Ad Hoc Analysis:
- Perform ad hoc analysis as needed to gain insights into business performance.
- 5-8 years of progressive financial or cost analysis experience in a manufacturing environment.
- Solid cost accounting experience in a manufacturing setting strongly preferred.
- Proficiency in MS Office applications, with advanced Excel features and financial modeling skills.
If you are a dedicated finance professional with a passion for precision and a strategic mindset, we invite you to apply.