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Sr. Cost Analyst
Ref No.: 18-08342
Location: Pompano Beach, Florida
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 09/26/2018
ARC Group is seeking a Sr Cost Analyst in Pompano Beach, FL for permanent placement.

The Senior Cost Analyst position works closely with leaders from all production departments to improve overall production costs through transforming data into intelligence and promoting a cost optimization mindset across the organization.  A strategic thinker, this individual will strive for optimizing ROIC, continuous cost improvement and unrivaled OPEX levels in all areas of operations.

Essential Functions:
  • Ensure the timeliness and accuracy of the monthly close including an understanding of all plant variances, impacts of inventory counts on results and cost center charges. Provide support to production in the analysis of these variances and in the development of product costs.
  • Involved actively in plant operations to observe and communicate meaningful financial impact of plant activities along with results; provide recommendations to improve performance
  • Safeguard the plant assets by maintaining accurate plant balance sheets and reconciling timely. This includes physical observation of inventory and fixed assets, as required by company policy
  • Maintenance of standard costing and inventory management
  • Assure data consistency
  • Operation efficiency
  • Design, implement and follow up of processes
  • Analyze cost evolution and anticipate cost structure changes
  • Define costs for new products
  • Analyze cost composition
  • Maintain updated master data and standard costing system
  • Prepare and analyze plant financial evolution
  • Look for and evaluate Operational Cost optimization opportunities
  • Active participation and assessment on the budget & forecasting process
  • Inventory control - Ensure accuracy of the physical inventory and reported results, Investigate and explain book to physical adjustments
  • Investment plan follow up
  • Analysis of slow moving inventory and improvement proposals
  • Document and understand SAP 6.0 system
  • Three years of experience in cost accounting in a manufacturing environment
  • Must be well versed in cost accounting
  • Bachelor in Accounting or Business Administration; CPA preferred
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel required; working knowledge of Microsoft Access
  • Accounting Experience; knowledge of International Financial Report Standards (IFRS)
  • SAP FICO and PP knowledge required; MM and SD desirable
Relocation Assistance will be provided to those outside of the area.