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Britt, IA 50423

Posted: 03/18/2024 Employment Type: Contract Category: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 26455

Job Description

Don’t miss out on this exciting job opportunity where you can enhance your career, sharpen your talents, and make an impact! Dahl Consulting is currently partnering with a leader in the food processing and distribution industry. We work one-on-one with great candidates to help connect them with local employment opportunities. This company is hiring a Plant Cost Accountant for a contract position! Interested? Get more details below.
  • Worksite Location: Britt, MN

Plant Cost Accountant Job Description:
The Plant Cost Accountant is responsible for the preparation and analysis of accounting reports related to manufacturing processing at the Britt facility, including cost estimates, labor efficiency and downtime as well as assisting in the monthly close process, monthly Key Performance Indicator reporting, weekly and mid-month trend reporting and process order monitoring.

What you’ll do as a Plant Cost Accountant:
  • Prepare weekly operational reporting related to manufacturing processing at the facility
  • Prepare shrink reporting on plant operations including liquid egg, ingredients, packaging and other applicable plant processing costs
  • Balance and report on finished goods inventory on a weekly basis
  • Reconcile raw material inventory counts and ledger accounts on a monthly basis
  • Monitor process order variances throughout the month and act as a liaison between production and accounting to resolve discrepancies
  • Coordinate the set-up of new products and raw material items within SAP
  • Responsible for master data set up: resources, materials, BOM’s and recipes
  • Prepare standard cost estimates
  • Prepare weekly recaps of rework and scrap charges
  • Complete USDA forms weekly and monthly for government reporting
  • Adhere to safe work practices, follow GMP’s, maintain sanitary conditions and ensure that product quality is maintained
  • Report to management any conditions or practices that may adversely affect food safety, food quality or personnel safety
What you’ll bring to the Plant Cost Accountant role:
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience
  • 2+ years of accounting experience
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Ability to effectively present information to top management and/or public groups
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
  • Demonstrated supervisory skills
  • Highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills

Take the first step on your new career path! To submit yourself for consideration for this role, simply click the apply button and complete our mobile-friendly online application. Once we’ve reviewed your application details, a recruiter will reach out to you with the next steps! For questions or more information about this role, please call our office at (651) 772-9225.

As an equal-opportunity employer, Dahl Consulting welcomes candidates of all backgrounds and experiences to apply. If this position sounds like the right opportunity for you, we encourage you to take the next step and connect with us. We look forward to meeting you!


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