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Senior Cost Accountant
Ref No.: 18-02451
Location: Rosemont, Illinois
Position Type:Full Time

  • Provide primary financial support for 2 facilities.
  • Responsible for the monthly manufacturing close process and financial reporting.
  • Partner with Plant Directors to develop annual budget and set standards.
  • Perform monthly analysis of manufacturing variances and partner with the operations team to address variances.
  • Utilize the forecasting tool to close gaps vs. budget and minimize manufacturing variances.
  • Partner with Plant Management and Project Management to perform Return on Investment analysis related to manufacturing capital projects.
  • Develop costs for new product launches.
  • Benchmark costs between plants and recommend sourcing changes.
  • Partner with general accounting to ensure accuracy of Financials.
  • Partner with the controls department to ensure effective internal/inventory controls.
  • Provide training and leadership to plant staff to increase financial acumen.
  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-4 years' experience in Accounting/Finance
  • Manufacturing accounting experience at a corporate or plant level preffered
  • CPA / CMA preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, quantitative skills and problem solving skills.
  • SAP, COGNOS, TM1 experience a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office