Robert Half Finance & Accounting Cost Accountant in Norcross, Georgia
My client in Norcross is seeking a cost accountant. This position will be primarily responsible for supporting the complex and challenging cost / operations / financial analysis requirements. This function will support the monthly closing, reporting and analysis of plant performance, provide timely, accurate value-added information to management which is critical to effective decision making, maintain and analyze standard costs, support all budgeting and forecasting requirements, and support an effective internal control environment. -Support monthly closing, reporting and analysis of plant financial results
Timely and accurately complete all assigned journal entries
Prepare variance analyses and follow up with appropriate operational personnel on corrective actions
Identify plant efficiencies and operational variance trends for improving profitability opportunities coupled with working with Plant Leadership team on implementing corrective actions.
Prepare detailed analyses on bridging actual financial results to Budget and Financial Results
Assist in Physical Inventories and implementing required Corrective Actions
25% Perform timely and accurate business decision support analyses
Support local performance improvement projects: WCM and other cost saving opportunities
Support the financial analysis and justifications for capital projects
Assist in preparing and supporting the monthly Key Performance Indicator (KPI) review process with Plant Leadership and Other Operational staff at Florence West Operations
Provide ad hoc financial analysis for the Director of Finance, Plant Manager, and Operational staff - Maintain standard costs and develop and/or revise costs as new and/or revised products
Maintain and analyze standard costs linked to the annual budget
Support developing new and revised standard product costs by analyze changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods, or services provided, to determine effects on costs.
Support with analyzing operational cost saving opportunities with VS Managers and their staff If you are interested, please email your resume to Melissa Doster at Melissa.email@example.com
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Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet
Req ID: 00920-0008886738
Functional Role: Accountant - Cost
Postal Code: 30071
Compensation: $65,000.00 to $80,000.00 per year
Requirements: MS Great Plains Dynamics 3+ years experience in Manufacturing