Ref No.: 16-10504
Location: Columbus, Ohio
 What You Will Do
Accountant responsibilities include applying principles of budget accounting to execute financial reporting and analysis of 4-wall and dryer product conversion costs; providing management with detailed cost information concerning conversion and material cost per unit to deliver net 5 percent; and coordinating monthly division close and p&l variance and annual forecasts for division 4-wall conversion cost.
  • Coordinate and assist in preparing monthly financial reports and analysis, forecasts, performance share calculation.
  • Construct analysis and projections for annual profit plan.
  • Analyze and interpret labor and burden spending variances to support budget review process.
  • Analyze and interpret material variances from weekly/monthly activities.
  • Interact daily with the SAP system for costing, budgets, and reporting.
  • Work with bills of materials to assure accuracy.
  • Assist engineers with cost estimates and packages.
  • Cost finished goods sku's including final material, labor, and overhead factors.
What You Need to Succeed
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related degree is required
  • Prior budget accounting and/or cost accounting experience is preferred
  • Proficient skills in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong ability to anticipate issues, ensure data integrity and accuracy of details while being capable of higher level interpretation and explanation
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and organize effectively and to be able to use methodical approaches to complex problems/issues
  • Must possess the ability to communicate with a broad range of process partners
  • Apply constructive interpersonal relationship methods to manage conflict toward the prevention of problems
  • SAP experience preferred.
  • Experience with inventory control, auditing, and data control is beneficial
Endless Opportunities
Whirlpool has big plans for the future, just like you. We understand that it takes preparation and hard work to get there. So, we offer challenging purpose, ownership of your role, great teams, and tools to build your capability. In our performance-based setting, you can take your career in exciting new directions - and as far as you want to go.
Employee Status:
Job Level:
Individual Contributor