Manufacturing Controller

Grain Valley, Missouri

Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Accounting & Finance

Job ID: 149908

Date Posted: 02/19/2020

This is a permanent, full time, direct hire job opportunity offering W2 annual salary with full benefits and relocation assistance in in Grain Valley, MO ( Grain Valley is ~20 miles east from Kansas City, MO via highway 70 )

Please send me your details directly to: for an immediate consideration.


Manufacturing Controller

- Oversight and analysis of standard material costs, and variances
- Coordination with Operations team on standard labor hour variances, including oversight of labor updates
- Partner with the Operations teams to ensure timely and accurate work order closure
- Ownership of the annual standard cost update while driving continuous cost improvement.
- Continued development of KPI’s to track cost variances and present analysis to senior management on findings.
- Coordination with Sourcing team and other stakeholders on cost enrichment process
- Ensure compliance with all related financial processes and internal controls
- Coordinate with Ops and Scheduling teams on inventory volumes and purchase / spend timing to drive improvement on inventory turns.
- Identify cost gaps, relative to forecast
- Partner with Sourcing teams on cost trends and drive the “Make vs Buy” analysis.
- Assists with the creation and validation of manufacturing capital investment requests to determine whether Return on Investment and payback period meets/exceeds corporate guidelines.
- Ad hoc analysis

Skills, Experience, Education:
- Ideally SAP experience (SAP inventory experience preferred)
- Strong Excel knowledge
- Experience with analyzing and presenting on large amounts of data
- Bachelors degree in accounting, finance or related field
- Previous experience as a Cost Accountant ( cost accounting ) will be a plus

- Previous experience working for a manufacturing company (deep understanding of manufacturing environment specifics) is a MUST

Please send me your details directly to: for an immediate consideration.