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Cost Accountant Analyst in Marshall, WI at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 11/9/2018

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    Marshall, WI
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Job Description

Company- Confidential

Location- Madison, Wisconsin area

Position- Cost Accountant Analyst

MRA partners with companies; working directly with their HR department and leadership to hire their talent. We are a direct line to the company. We are not an agency recruiter or staffing firm. This is a fully benefited direct-hire career opportunity.

Our member company is seeking an experienced Cost Accountant Analyst who has experience working in the manufacturing industry. This person monitors actual job performance compared to standard and is responsible to increase and maintain the highest level of integrity and accuracy of standard costing/fixed assets.

Position Overview

  • Develop, monitor standard vs. actual costs.
  • Analyze machine overhead rate to be used in calculating standard costs.
  • Review and analyze monthly manufacturing variances.
  • Prepare and analyze monthly manufacturing actual overhead spending compared to the flexed budget.
  • Analyze bill of materials and routings to reduce variances.
  • Prepare daily/weekly/monthly operations performance measurement report.
  • Perform daily Mfg. costing analysis activities including Mfg. variances/inventory transaction review.
  • Reviews and verifies data to ensure intended cost of product.
  • Calculates individual items such as labor, material and time costs.
  • Maintain fixed asset tracking.
  • Participates in audit activities by providing reports and information.
  • Prepares government reports.
  • Perform other job duties and assignments as requested or as business needs require.

Essential Qualifications:

  • One year certificate from college or technical school; 1 - 3 year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to operate a variety of office equipment PC, Fax machine, Telephone, online computer system (BPCS) or similar system.
  • Moderate knowledge with Microsoft Office applications but Advanced Excel required.

We Make it Easy

Applying takes less than 2 minutes. No passwords or accounts to register or sign-in for.

You are hired directly by the company – MRA does not make hiring decisions.

MRA is a not-for-profit employers association serving over 4,000 companies throughout the upper Midwest.