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Senior Manager, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Accounting

Kankakee, IL 60901 | Work from home flexibility

Posted: 03/15/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 16292 Field of Expertise: Accounting & Finance

Job Description

Our client, a manufacturing facility, is seeking a Senior Manager, Manufacturing and Supply Chain Accounting for a direct hire opportunity in Kankakee, Illinois. This position is hybrid, with 3 days in office, 2 days remote.

Responsibilities include:
  • Planning, studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activities such as inventory, raw material purchases, labor and overhead.
  • Development of standard costs for business site operations.
  • Development and maintenance of periodic/monthly reporting for Manufacturing, Logistics, and Procurement functions.
  • Monthly reporting of overall and site performance versus budget, forecast and prior year.
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs by item and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs by the various cost drivers.
  • PPV (purchase price variance) analysis and reporting.
  • Margin analysis on material revenue vs material costs, including yield/scrap loss analysis.
  • Maintain and enhance the cost accounting functions within the various systems.
  • Assist in month-end close of the general ledger, including preparing and posting journal entries.
  • Reconcile finished goods and raw materials inventories.
  • Make recommendations to management regarding cost saving or profit generating opportunities and profitability improvement strategies.
  • Assist with external and internal audits.
  • General ledger account reconciliations
  • BOM maintenance, including item master and product costing creation and updates.
  • Other functions which may be assigned by your manager.

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, or related field.
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of progressively responsible cost accounting experience, ideally in a chemical manufacturing environment.
  • Must have excellent analytical skills and sound understanding of accounting principles.
  • Advanced proficiency with MS Excel.
  • Experience with SAP, preferably S4/Hana.
  • Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards.
  • Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual reports.
  • Ability to effectively communicate results and issues to manufacturing personnel and leadership teams.
  • Critical thinking of issues presented to the business.

Base Salary: $125,000-$135,000. Final determination of salary will be based on an evaluation of experience, education, budget, etc.

Meet Your Recruiter

Danielle Potschantek
Senior Recruiting Consultant

Danielle joins Corps Team as a Senior Recruiting Consultant with over 20 years of Human Resource and Recruiting experience both on the staffing side and the corporate side. Danielle has experience managing the full recruitment lifecycle and developing efficient procedures to identify high-quality candidates. She has recruited for all levels in the organization and across multiple industries including technology, software, consulting, finance, and medical technologies.

Danielle is passionate about building strong relationships with her clients and matching high-caliber candidates to their open positions. Danielle is a member of SHRM and is a certified trainer in behavioral-based interviewing. She holds a Bachelor's degree from William Paterson University in Elementary Education and a Master’s degree from Fordham University in Human Resources Education.

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