Industry: Manufacturing

Mulberry Talent Partners has engaged with a company located in Tualatin, OR to identify a Cost Analyst to join their team. This is a direct-hire, full-time role. Candidates need to be open to being onsite.

Your Role:

Global Responsibilities

  • Champion cost containment and efficient accounting management processes
  • Global Inventory analysis including but not limited to the below
  • Global Inventory reporting and metric tracking
  • Global Excess and Obsolescence calculation and mitigation planning
  • Development of Work in Process work order controls including reserves for aged work orders
  • Global Cycle Count financial reporting
  • Purchase Price Variance dashboarding
  • Drive template and training for inventory cost revaluation and analysis
  • Standardization of manufacturing site labor and overhead rate template for site cost department consumption
  • Global Warranty standardization

Local Responsibilities

  • Journal entry creation/close activities completed by day 2 of close; Assist in the monthly Income Statement review
  • Responsible for hands on inventory management including costing, cycle, and physical count program
  • Ensure accuracy of the physical inventory and reported results.
  • Analyze internal controls to ensure assets are adequately safeguarded and financial results are accurately reported in compliance with established guidelines and directives
  • Assist in the special projects such as SOX compliance
  • Recommends process improvements and works with management and staff to identify cost optimization

You Bring:

  • Knowledgeable of US GAAP
  • Strong cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Work independently, with minimal supervision. Able to manage time and prioritize tasks effectively
  • Anticipate potential problems as they develop and communicate such to Leadership
  • Excellent analytical, quantitative, problem solving skills
  • Strong people skills with the ability motivate cross functional employees
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience with one or more ERP systems. Oracle preferred
  • Strong computer skills required, including advanced Microsoft Excel
  • 7+ years accounting or related work experience
  • S or equivalent work experience, or any combination of education and experience

Compensation: $115,000/year