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Cost Accountant

Location: Greencastle, Indiana
Date Posted: 06-19-2018
Cost Accountant – Greencastle, Indiana

DISHER is currently partnering with an automotive manufacturing company in their search for a Cost Accountant/Analyst. The Cost Accountant is responsible for analyzing, planning, and collecting data to determine costs of business activities.

What it’s like to work here:
This large automotive supplier is in a state of change to refocus and create a dynamic culture for their employees to thrive in. Joining this team will give you the opportunity to be a change agent and directly impact the transformation to make this a great place to work.
What you will get to do:
  • Plan, study, and collect data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor
  • Analyze data collected and record results
  • Analyze changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided to determine effects on cost
  • Analyze actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Record cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Analyze audits of costs and prepare reports
  • Make estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services
  • Maintain cost accounting system
  • Assist in month end/ Close the general ledger
  • Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
  • Reconcile finished goods inventories
What will make you successful:  
  • 2+ years’ experience of cost accounting preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong costs systems background, analytic skills, and understanding of accounting principles
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field preferred or equivalent work experience
  • Computer skills/software’s such as excel, outlook, etc.
  • Experience with MAPICS is a plus
  • Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
  • Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual reports
  • Ability to plan, organize, communicate, and motivate employees, as well as prioritize own work schedule
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skill
  • Willingness to be a coach/teacher
  • Must be currently legally authorized to work in the United States of America for any employer without restrictions or expiration.
What’s next?
Apply for this position here: www.disher.com/careers  
DISHER is a full-service product development and engineering services firm in East and West Michigan and Indianapolis, Indiana. Our engineering team is highly technical and diversified, serving in a variety of markets including automotive, office furniture, alternative energy, and medical. Our capabilities span from napkin through launch, providing numerous opportunities for us to partner with clients in product and process development, as well as in talent identification and attraction.
Learn about other DISHER opportunities here: http://DISHERdesign.catsone.com/careers  
Keywords: Automotive, Manufacturing, Accounting, Cost, Analyst, GAP
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