Cost Accountant III
Middleton , Tennessee
October 17, 2017
Job Description Branch ID:2278

  • Examine and review inventory variants calls records and bills of materials etc. for accuracy and ensure cost data is correct and allocated correctly

  • Prepare analysis of cost reports and audits in accordance with GAAP and in compliance with Company policies and procedures

  • Work with the team to improve accounting procedures and controls

  • Assist with physical inventories and outside audits as required

  • Provide timely and accurate accounting support as required for the following monthly reconciliations monthly costing processes, maintenance of standard cost, month-end financial closing

  • Perform Ad Hoc reporting as needed or required

  • Quickly gain an understanding of job calls and process calls for operations and decision support processes

  • Update/maintain process documentation including accounting policies and procedures

  • Assist with internal control reviews, including documentation, to ensure effective financial controls

  • Review and update standard an actual cost as required

  • Assist in identifying and driving best in class process improvement strategies

  • Lead/direct projects or special initiatives as needed

  • Effectively communicate and interact across departments and levels of leadership

  • Interface with operations, manufacturing sub-plants in purchasing on inventories and costing

  • Develop, implement, and/or maintain product calls processes while supporting the product costing area of business

  • Provide financial oversight of engineering change processes, integrate/evaluate impact of design change on cost and expenses, and develop procedures for management of these cost

  • Support system calls and implement changes as required to adhere to best practices

  • Maintain a product called smile software utilized in a new product development and drive improvements within. Experience with a prior is preferred

  • Analyze bill of material structure and coordinate efforts to implement any changes/adjustments required

  • Coordinate efforts to implement solutions to improve organizational performance and transparency related to product costing

  • Organize, direct and/or lead team effort to improve procedures and controls with minimal to no supervision

    Perform other duties and special projects as needed

  • Job Requirements �Bachelor�s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Engineering is required
    �Four to six years of accounting, finance and/or relevant experience with exposure to costing/bill of material structure and experience is preferred
    �Demonstrate working understanding of cost principles, Commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures
    �Possess the ability to perform a variety of tasks under minimal to no supervision
    �Must be detailed oriented and possess good organizational skills
    �Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills
    �Be able to prioritize task to meet deadlines timely, efficiently and effectively
    �Possess strong data analytical and validation skills
    �Proven ability to work well with others
    �Advanced user of Microsoft Office, including Excel, and Access or other database knowledge
    �Possess an advanced working knowledge of computerized accounting systems and manufacturing process flow
    �Possess the strong ability to analyze and organize daily activities to support the organization in a timely and efficient manner
    �Must be able to organize, lead and execute team efforts in a time-sensitive environment to maximize results
    �Must be able to carry out job requirements at an elevated level of accuracy
    �Must possess a strong internal drive to provide exceptional customer service for internal and external customers
    �Must possess the ability to perform and make decisions at a high level of independence

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