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Cost Accountant

Date: May 24, 2019

Location: Aurora, IL, US, 60504

Company: Glanbia

General Summary: Accurate valuation and reporting of inventory costs.


Essential Functions:

  • Oversee production order processing for multiple plants as well as their aging
  • Financially own and take responsibility for inventory cost valuations, including quarterly standard cost updates and overheads
    • New item costing
    • Cost checks
  • Contribute to key metrics reporting and analysis for operations – MUV and PPV
    • Material Usage Variance (Yields) reporting
    • Purchase Price Variance reporting
    • Weekly Flash Forecasting/Reporting
  • Productivity improvement analysis
  • Forecasting and budgeting
    • Recovery
    • MUV
    • PPV
  • Prepare financial reconciliations
  • Ad hoc projects
  • Other duties as assigned
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills.
  • SAP experience is a plus.
  • Team player
  • Analytics
  • Bachelor’s degree – Accounting/Finance
  • Minimum 1-3 years of Cost Accounting


Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago