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Cost Accounting Manager

Kelly Services
Romulus, MI 48174
Kelly Services has a Temp-to-Hire opening with a large manufacturing company in Romulus, MI.


Job Tite: Cost Accounting Manager

Schedule: Hybrid; Monday through Friday

Pay rate: $55/hr.


The **Cost Accounting Manager** will assist in overseeing the financial activities of the IPS - Metrex. This individual will manage financial and operating performance through month end activities and financial reporting and ensure accounting department procedures and activities are in line with the company objectives and all compliance requirements. They will also provide site leadership from a financial perspective for all operational activities.



**ESSENTIAL DUTIES:**


+ Recommend, implement, and measure performance against benchmarks for financial and operating performance

+ Lead the month end closing and financial reporting process; including account analysis and reconciliation

+ Conduct formal monthly review meetings with manufacturing and finance management to discuss plant performance

+ Perform periodic walkthroughs of the plant with the Plant Manager to discuss production and costing issues. Review labor reporting and cost, material costs, manufacturing overhead, distribution cost, and inventory levels

+ Implement and ensure organizational compliance with accounting best practices, U.S. GAAP requirements, and companys policies

+ Ensure bill of material and costing accurately reflect production operations

+ Responsible for the integrity and accuracy of an organization's financial data

+ Implementing best practices in worldwide accounting organizations

+ Development of operational procedures and documentation of data flow

+ Ensure data integrity through system controls

+ Drive manufacturing cost spending process including costing process for location

+ Analyze internal controls to ensure assets are adequately safeguarded and results are accurately reported

+ Support creation and updating of monthly forecasts and annual operating budget

+ Monitors cash flow by analyzing inventory, payroll and capital spending

+ Maintain a perpetual inventory for finished goods and reconcile this perpetual to production, shipping, and returns on a monthly basis

+ Assist in or lead special projects as necessary


**Minimum Requirements:**


+ Bachelors degree required; Accounting or Finance preferred

+ 3+ years' of accounting experience including use of standard costing methods

+ Knowledge of a cost accounting in a manufacturing environment

+ Strong MS Excel experience

+ ERP experience; Oracle is a plus

+ The ability to compile, analyze, interpret, and present complex financial reports, statements, and/or projections, and a high proficiency in financial modeling (P/L, cash flows, and balance sheet)


**Preferred Requirements:**


+ 3+ years experience as Plant Controller or Cost Manager in a manufacturing environment.

+ Demonstrated leadership as part of a cross-functional management team

+ Exceptional communication skills with ability to present analysis and findings in both verbal and written formats to all levels of management and size of group

+ Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

+ Planning and management reporting tools; Hyperion preferred


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**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-21 Expires: 2022-10-22

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