Cost Accountant

Recruiter
Welbilt
Location
Shreveport
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Aug 2019
Closes
27 Aug 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
We're looking for a driven,energetic, and motivated "go–getter" in search of a meaningful career inthe world of Finance. Don't delay – jumpstart your career withWelbilt Incorporated today!

We are Welbilt! We are pioneers andinnovators. Our industry knowledge and insights stretch back nearly a century,from the original founding of the Hirsch brothers' Welbilt Stove Company in1929. We design, manufacture and supply best–in–class food and beverageequipment for the global foodservice market.We attract talent and buildcareers. We empower you to grow with us. We recognize you and reward you. Wewin together as one team.

Under moderate supervision, the Cost Accountantis responsible for analysis of actual versus standard costs, prepares reportsof variances and conducts simple cost audits. Responsible for compiling data,preparing and submitting statistical reports for the comparison of costs anddetermination of profitability by product and/or customer. Conducts moderatelycomplex cost audits. Prepares and submits statistical reports for thecomparison of costs and determination of profitability by product. Preparesestimates of new or proposed product costs. Works on projects/matters oflimited complexity in a support role.

Reporting directly to theController, this position is based in Shreveport, Louisiana.

MajorAccountability:
  • Analysisof standard versus actual costs to identify variances.
  • Determine and implement cost accounting proceduresand methods.
  • Prepare and analyze cost reports and costing audits.
  • Mayassist less experienced staff with process/procedural direction
EssentialFunctions:
  • Providesanalysis of actual costs.
  • Analyzescost records and calculation of unit cost for products or services related to aspecific job or project; examines any costs that seem contrary to pastexperience.
  • Ensuresthat assigned processes, procedures and workflows are completed consistent withcorporate guidelines and compliant with internal and external requirements.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance required.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in Accounting and Finance at a minimum.
  • Manufacturing background preferred.
  • Must have working knowledge of an ERP system. Should have knowledge of Word Processing software, Spreadsheet software, Internet software; Order processing systems and Manufacturing software (Microsoft Office, and QAD)
  • The successful candidate must possess good verbal and written communications skills and be able to function as part of multiple teams in a fast paced and multi–task environment. Must be highly organized and comfortable working with tight deadlines. Must be detail oriented.
  • This position will have interaction with internal contacts in Operations, Materials, Engineering, Purchasing, and Sales.
WorkingConditions:
  • Typically office environment, butwill require interaction on the production floor regularly.
  • Must be able to wear all requiredpersonal protective equipment (PPE).
*Frymaster inShreveport, Louisiana is an industry leader in the manufacturing of commercialfryer, fryer filtration equipment(built–in and portable), foodservice equipment computers, water–bathrethermalizers and pasta cookers. The facility in Shreveport is a division ofWelbilt, Inc.

Welbilt, Inc.provides the world's top chefs, premier chain operators and growingindependents with industry–leading equipment and solutions. Our innovativeproducts and solutions are powered by our deep knowledge, operator insights,and culinary expertise. Our portfolio of award–winning product brands includesCleveland?, Convotherm?, Crem?, Delfield?, Frymaster?, Garland?, Kolpak?,Lincoln?, Manitowoc?, Merco?, Merrychef? and Multiplex?. These product brandsare supported by two service brands: FitKitchen?, our fully–integrated kitchensystems brand, and KitchenCare?, our aftermarket parts and service brand.Headquartered in the Tampa Bay region of Florida, supported by over 5,800employees and operating 17 manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas,Europe and Asia, we sell through a global network of over 3,500 distributorsand dealers in over 100 countries. For more information, visit .