Teknor Apex

Cost Accountant

US-RI-Pawtucket
Job ID
2017-2121

Overview

teknor apex logo

Celebrating over 90 years…

 

Teknor Apex Company is a privately held, global material science company founded in 1924 and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.  We manufacture for our eight divisions in 9 locations in the U.S., and one each in Singapore, China, Belgium and Germany.

 

In all our businesses we pride ourselves on our commitment to technical innovation, quality products and custom service.  Positions offered are both challenging and rewarding and have excellent growth opportunities.

Responsibilities

Join our team as Cost Accountant. In this role you will be responsible to oversee the material flow including all inventory activity at selected facilities. You will determine that manufacturing and inventory movement data is translated into appropriate general ledger entries, perform closing responsibilities, analyze manufacturing variances and prepare supporting analyses for the financial statements. Duties include:

  • Partner with the plant-manufacturing personnel to reinforce Movex/M3 floor reporting procedures and to assists them with the recording of any inventory activity to ensure data integrity on inventory reporting.
  • Prepares journal entries for selected locations, which includes overseeing the material flow, including all inventory transactions at selected facilities.
  • Assists plant-manufacturing with cycle counting and physical inventories to ensure accurate reporting of inventories and adjustments.
  • Reviews all standard cost changes for select product lines in including raw materials, wip, and finished goods to ensure accuracy of standard costs.
  • Reconciles various accounts related to the inventory, such as clearing accounts, and off site inventories ensuring entries are accurate.
  • Reviews the manufacturing variances and sales margins for selected product lines and prepares operations analysis reports for analytical support to business analysis and production managers.
  • Participates in various special projects relating to operations analysis.
  • Prepares annual work center variable and fixed rates per hour.
  • Assists in the year-end audit: observes and audits physical inventories at selected facilities, prepares various “Prepared by Client” schedules for the auditors, and collects documentation to satisfy audit requests.
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as needed.

Qualifications & Competencies

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance 
  • 1-3 experience working in general accounting, cost accounting or with inventory related issues.
  • Strong PC skills to include Excel and database applications. Working knowledge of ERP systems helpful
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Will interact with various departments and personnel.
  • Versatility to move into other roles within the Finance Department to gain broad-based professional experience.

Our best performers possess the following core competencies: Analytical Thinking * Attention to Detail* Decision Making * Information Gathering and Processing* Planning and Organizing * Financial and Managerial Accounting

 

Teknor Apex has a long-standing history of caring for its employees.  We are committed to the philosophy of providing employees with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

  • Medical w/prescription drug coverage
  • Dental and Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k w/company match 
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • Service Recognition 

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