senior manager of supply chain accounting & manufacturing in kankakee

robert lewis, tatum executive services
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US$ 110,000 - US$ 120,000 per year
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job details

kankakee, illinois
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
working hours
9 to 5
US$ 110,000 - US$ 120,000 per year
5 Years
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robert lewis, tatum executive services

job description

job summary:
  • In this exciting role, you will provide accounting and strategic decision support for Manufacturing & Supply Chain operations.
  • Full responsibility for developing standard costs, analyzing manufacturing results, tracking cost savings initiatives, and providing decision support to Procurement, Logistics, Operations teams.
  • You will also be responsible for evaluating relevant accounting and internal control systems and managing departmental staff.
  • Great opportunity to join a fast growing and thriving company.
location: Kankakee, Illinois
job type: Permanent
salary: $110,000 - 120,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
  • Planning, studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activities such as inventory, raw material purchases, labor and overhead.
  • Development of standard costs for business site operations, maintenance of periodic/monthly reporting for Manufacturing, Logistics, and Procurement functions
  • Monthly reporting of overall and site performance versus budget, forecast and prior year.
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs by item and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs by the various cost drivers.
  • PPV (purchase price variance) analysis and reporting, Margin analysis on material revenue vs material costs, including yield/scrap loss analysis.
  • Maintain and enhance the cost accounting functions within the various systems.
  • Assist in month-end close of general ledger, including preparing and posting journal entries, Reconciling finished goods and raw materials inventories.
  • Make recommendations to management regarding cost saving or profit generating opportunities and profitability improvement strategies.
  • Assist with external and internal audits.
  • General ledger account reconciliations, BOM maintenance, including item master and product costing creation and updates.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance or related field
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of Finance experience in chemical manufacturing environment
  • Strong cost accounting system experience
  • 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 effectively communicate results and issues to manufacturing personnel and leadership teams.
  • Excellent analytical skills and sound understanding of accounting principles, & extensive customer service experience
  • High level of Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams), Proficiency in SAP (Preferably S4 Hana)

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skills: SAP, Cost Accounting, Manufacturing Cost Acct

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