Senior Cost Analyst - Buffalo, New York United States - 44017


Job #: 44017
Title: Senior Cost Analyst
Job Location: Buffalo, New York - United States
Remote Job: Unknown
Employment Type:
Salary: $100,000.00 - $110,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable


WNY organization has an immediate need for a Senior Cost Analyst. The Senior Cost Analyst will analyze financial data to assist the business in making pricing and product decisions.


· Develop and maintain the company-wide Customer and Product Profitability System

· Become the company expert on unit product costs and build a competency on how to predict changes.

· Using a time driven Activity Based costing methodology create a robust assignment of labor and overhead costs to products in a high SKU multi-machine type environment.

· Key interface person with the commercial function in supporting cost-based pricing.

· Work upstream with Operations and Engineering to ensure accurate bill of materials, routing on all current and new parts and proper overhead burden calculations. Key cost analytics support person to manufacturing.

· Work cross functionally with the Financial Accounting group to ensure source data is captured in a format to allow profitability analysis.

· Work cross functionally with the FP&A group to understand how and why unit profitability affects roll-up P&L’s.

· Provide cost and margin analysis, by part number, in support of new product development activities.

· Assist in month-end closing; prepare journal entries as necessary and analyze cost accounting data, inventory valuations, inventory impairments and other reserves

· Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in regards to cost analyses and profitability.

· Drive annual budget/planning process for product costs. Compare actual costs to estimates and analyze variances.


Four-year degree in Accounting or business related field.

· Experience in ERP data mining and strong Excel skills required.

· Prior interaction with an ERP package and Business Intelligence software desired.

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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