Overview

ATSS Engineering has a client in Calvert, AL looking for a Cost and Inventory Analyst

The ideal candidate will prepare and analyze cost accounting data and provide proper financial support to business partners and management, act as a strategic partner to functional areas and/or mills and ensure the accuracy of financial and operating results to meet the business goals of the company. 

 

The Basics:

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or related field, or combination of post-secondary education and related experience
Minimum of 5 years of cost accounting experience in a large manufacturing environment, preferably in steel industry
Ability to research, compile, analyze and interpret data accurately and timely
Experience with inventory evaluations and controls, standard cost, and variance analysis
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Excel, Teams, Word, PowerPoint)
The Extras:

CPA/CMA preferred
Highly skilled in SAP FI & CO module, with a sound working knowledge of large ERP system
Knowledge of SAP Business Objects preferred but not required
Sound knowledge of IFRS and US GAAP Accounting Standards
 

TRAITS TO BE SUCCESSFUL 

Demonstrates strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills
Interprets and applies understanding of key financial indicators to make better business decisions
Plans and prioritizes work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals
Secures and deploys resources effectively and efficiently
Gains the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity
Demonstrates the company values of Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Relationships, and Sustainability
 

WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

Involvement with key month-end closing activities
Prepares monthly reporting metrics for presentation to local and business area management
Analyzes and interprets operating results and makes specific recommendations for cost reduction and profitability improvement
Prepares and analyzes cost variance analysis reporting and commentary
Stock evaluations including but not limited to maintenance and consumption of parts analysis
Performs financial analysis of investment proposals, prepares capital requests and provide proper ROI documentation
Supports forecasting and budgeting process
Implements and enforces company policies and controls
Regular interaction with technical support departments concerning controlling and inventory processes

 

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