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Plant Cost Accountant - RT

Absolute Opportunities
Ruston, Louisiana, 71270, United States
November 14, 2018


Plant Cost Accountant - RT

Ruston, Louisiana 71270


Execute full financial support for plant management

Prepare monthly forecasting and annual operating plan

Conduct month-end and year-end closing activities

Work closely with IT team to help resolve system issues

Create and improve financial processes and procedures for plant operations

Perform financial and strategic analysis to enable accurate business decisions and/or investments

Conduct detailed project capital and expense tracking

Review and analyze monthly spend

Assist in the development of plant BOMs, routings, and standards

Drive development of plant financial operating plan

Prepare and analyze month-end reports and project updates

Reconcile related general ledger accounts

Identify and drive cost reduction and working capital opportunities

Oversee plant procurement

May be required to perform other related duties as assigned



Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1B 1. Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting with a minimum of 3 years of finance/accounting experience

2. Must have 2+ to 5 years experience.

3. Must have Manufacturing experience

4. Financial Analyst experience? Must haveTableau experience?

5. Must have SAP experience?

6. Must have ERP experience?

7. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel (formulas, V-Lookups, Pivot tables), PowerPoint, Outlook

8. Working knowledge of SAP or ERP systems

9. Experience with cost accounting (standard costing), budgeting, forecasting, month-end and year-end close activities and working with inventory management

10. Demonstrated analytical ability

11. Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

12. Ability to work independently and in a team environment

13. Ability to interface at all levels of the organization, both internally and externally

14. Moderate travel required (11 -- 29 days per year)

15. Salary Expectation?

16. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

17. Complete Current Address