Requisition ID: 13744
Job Function: Accounting (40000019)
This role is responsible for product costing. The incumbent will prepare and set costs on new models and parts, as well as annual cost standard updates on all existing models and parts. They will be responsible for supporting the annual Profit Plan cost allocation calculations to be used in the annual cost roll up and provide monthly analysis of this allocation accuracy.
Will analyze cost information and prepare financial analysis and report results.
They will work closely with Product Engineering to project new model/cost packages as needed, and assist in make vs buy analysis. Compile and analyze daily cost reports.
Additional duties include assistance with month-end closing, balance sheet account reconciliation, Bill Of Material and router error detection and resolution, inventory transaction analysis, as well as ad hoc analysis.
Maintain strong controls environment.
JOB DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
1. Product costing including cost package analysis, product cost verification, labor router verification and new part validation
2. Financial Planning & Analysis work including cost of production, inventory reporting, and reviewing standard recovery
3. Special projects as assigned
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance or similar related fields preferred.
4+ Years of relevant experience
Strong knowledge of cost and general accounting concepts. Experience with manufacturing accounting and Bill Of Material management
Technical/Product Knowledge: SAP, MS Office, Google, Database management
Strong emphasis on anticipating issues, ensure data integrity and accuracy of details.
Self-motivated to identify, analyze, and independently work to find solutions and drive them to completion.
Demonstrated ability to plan and organize effectively and to be able to use methodical approaches to complex problems/issues
Presents information succinctly; in command of the facts
Comfortable working with areas/teams outside the Finance stream, providing guidance and input to assist in maintaining standardization, strengthening process controls, and driving efficiencies.
Ability to master complex data systems
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 97,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. We stay true to our philosophy that says good business begins by not following but leading. Our brands and products help people make the most of time so they can focus on making the most of moments that matter. At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
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