Director of Cost

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POST DATE 9/4/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016

JumpSmart, LLC Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA
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Primary responsibilities

Manufacturing and cost accounting

Cost Accounting: Review and update standard cost of finished goods as necessary

* Approximately 40,000 SKUs
* FG comprises 100%internally manufactured, partial contract manufactured and purchased items
* Ability to handle changing manufacturing environment strongly preferred
* Work with product development, production planning team, head of manufacturing to ensure costing of new styles reflect true costs of production

Inventory Accounting: Ensure inventory balances at eachmonthend period properly presented

* Includes but not limited to yarn variances, production/manufacturing variance
* Review of manufacturing variances to ensure proper capitalization (or non-capitalization) of variances into inventory
* Coordinate with general ledger accounting team to ensure proper allocation of variances to inventories purchased by subsidiaries
* Shrink reserves, excess and obsolete inventory reserves, lower-cost-NRV analysis

Production facility and margin analysis: Support both head of manufacturing and corporate controller with analytical needs

* Ensure costs incurred by various manufacturing facilities properly allocated and reflected in costs of production
* Support head of manufacturing in improving efficiencies of the various production facilities by determining and creating reporting against key performance indicators
* Support corporate controller via analysis of gross margins
* Support budgeting and forecasting process

Oversee team of 3-4