Provide support to local management, develop and maintain accurate standard costing and overall inventory accuracy at assigned sites. Assist Cost Accounting Supervisor in monthly, quarterly and yearly accounting and reporting requirements
Maintain accurate inventory records and valuation through cycle count and scrap programs, maintaining accurate production costing, and bill of materials.
Review and address variances generated from production activity.
Provide financial support to local facility management, including monitoring and controlling expenses for the facility.
Maintain standard and current manufacturing costs.
Participate in month-end closing processes and perform necessary analysis and reporting.
Support business needs by performing necessary research and analysis to provide data for decision making.
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge and Experience
Knowledge of all accounting functions.
In-depth emotional intelligence: behavioral maturity, demonstrated trust and integrity, high ethical standards, interpersonal competence and the ability to prevent, reduce and resolve conflict.
In-depth written and oral communication skills: stand-up presentation and training skills.
PC Computer Proficiency: Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, etc.
Advanced computer skills in report writing and database management.
Must have advanced skills with Microsoft Excel including vlookup formulas, complex sumif formulas and must be efficient with pivot tables.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and generate results in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment.
Demonstrated team and individual leadership skills: decision-making, analytical, team-building and organization skills.
In-depth knowledge of cost accounting preferred.
Experience in cost accounting in manufacturing preferred.
Experience working with large data sets
Education and Certification
Associate’s Degree in Business, Finance or Accounting
Bachelor’s Degree preferred
About Oatey Company
Oatey Co. is a privately held global corporation that manufactures and distributes products for plumbing professionals and consumers. The company is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio and has manufacturing and distribution facilities located in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and China. Oatey products can be found in residential and commercial applications and have achieved excellent brand name recognition with plumbing professionals and consumers. The company continually strives to offer innovative solutions to any plumbing application, and products are backed with the highest quality technical and customer support programs in the industry.
Since 1916, Oatey has been manufacturing and distributing quality products for the plumbing industry. Today, Oatey distributes over 6,000 products. Oatey products are sold through professional plumbing contractor wholesalers (Ferguson, Winsupply), retail big box stores (Home Depot, Lowe’s, Menards, etc.), and Hardware Stores (Ace, True Value, Do-It-Best, etc.). For more information see www.oatey.com.