CooperStandard Plant Accountant in Bowling Green, Ohio
The basic responsibilities are to effectively and accurately collect, record and report meaningful and timely information to the plant operations people. A proactive approach to analyze and interpret these transactions will be necessary to provide effective cost analysis designed to reduce production and administrative costs.
Develop jobs standard costs for all new jobs and changes to existing jobs. Will also monitor standard costs versus quoted and actual.
Responsible for forecasting sales, cost of sales, inventory and lean.
Reviews cycle count results to ensure proper root cause analysis is completed. Ensures the changes have been made in the cost system.
Works with the production team to audit BOM and Routings including usage audits.
Plant financial lead on the ECN process.
Plant financial lead on the Best Business Practice team.
Works with production control to ensure all company policies and internal controls are in place.
Perform audits on cost reduction appropriation requests upon completion.
Monitor scrap reporting and provide pertinent data to production personnel for scrap improvement.
Monitor plant labor and provide weekly/monthly reporting of labor data to production personnel.
Process month end closing transactions as required.
Assist in month end financial reporting and analysis as required.
Coordinates with plant Lean Champion all lean reporting and verification of lean savings calcs.
Prepares quarter Obsolete/Slow-Moving and LCM inventory reserve analyses.
Prepares Daily Inventory, MRO spend tracking and KFI reports.
Assist in the preparation, auditing and tabulation of plant physical inventories.
Assist in the preparation of annual budget and the budget updates.
Participate in plant kaizen activities as required.
Work on cost reduction projects as required.
Support of divisional/corporate financial requests.
Supports the Environmental Management System for the Plant IS14001
Supports the TS16949 Quality Management System for the Plant.
Develop new reporting mechanisms to meet dynamic needs of plant.
May, on occasion, be required to perform duties other than those specified in this description
Education and Qualifications:
4-year degree in Accounting Field required.
1-3 years of manufacturing experience preferred.
Knowledge and understanding of generally accepted accounting principles, experience with computerized accounting systems, working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point software applications.
Organization: *Bowling Green Sealing
Title: Plant Accountant
Location: Ohio-Bowling Green
Requisition ID: P80508