This Cost Accountant position will support two ZF TRW sister plants in Fowlerville and Fenton, Michigan. Both plants manufacture antilock braking and stability control systems and are high volume operations.
In this role, the selected candidate will assist controller with providing meaningful analysis for management including monthly reporting on departmental budgets, inventory, and other ad hoc items as requested.
In this role, you will be responsible for
assisting external auditors with annual auditing process. Executing cost accounting functions, including establishing standard cost, understanding direct labor and inventory and analyzing cost of goods sold.
The Comerica Cost Accounting Analyst is responsible for developing and maintaining unit cost information that supports measurement of profitability from a product, geographic and organizational perspective.
In this role, the selected candidate will maintain monthly inventory valuation models, generating monthly inventory reports, coordinating annual physical inventory counts, preparing annual inventory audit schedules, and working to introduce cycle counting procedures.
The cost accountant is responsible for managing the month end cost rolls, participating in the month end close process as well as interpretation of operational reporting, monitoring of actual results, forecasting, planning and analysis. The role also assists the Controller with developing the annual plant budget, capital spending proposals and new product costing.