Cost Accountant 9/15/2016

Rieke Packaging Auburn, IN

Company
Rieke Packaging
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
req266
AJE Ref #
576184711
Location
Auburn, IN
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Cost Accountant



Company: Rieke Packaging Systems



Primary Location: 500 W 7th Street, Auburn, IN 46706 USA



Employment Type: Salaried | Full-Time



Function: Finance



Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled







Main Duties & Responsibilities



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Provide timely, relevant variance analysis to sales & operations to drive committed results

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Prepare monthly margin analysis and variance reports (product, customer, product group) and provide insight to business partners regarding product line and customer profitability

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Maintain the standard cost system (including the updating of rates and throughputs)

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Ad hoc analysis to support Sales, Operations and Finance in the area of sales and gross margin

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Initiate and support growth and profitability projects related to existing and new business

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Assist with product pricing process

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Maintain KPI's to track progress to established sales and operating targets

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Update Bill of Materials in Syteline System

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Support and validate results for all productivity projects

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Assist with sales forecast and SIOP planning

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Calculate price updates on monthly and quarterly escalator/de-escalator contracts

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Standard cost absorption testing

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Critical report testing

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Capital asset tracking and summarization

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Other analytical support as assigned



Qualifications



* BS in accounting

* 3+ Years related experience

* High level of skill using Excel pivot tables to manipulate data and provide useful analysis

* Experience with BI or similar report writing tool

* Good communication skills, ability to work effectively with others

* Accuracy, attention to detail, well organized, ability to meet deadlines

* Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) would be a big plus. Familiarity with data extraction and/or data base management a plus

* MBA, CPA, CMA would be a plus