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Cost Accountant

Farmer Brothers Coffee
Northlake, TX 76177
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Farmer Brothers Coffee

US-TX-Northlake

Job ID 2018-2755
Category Finance - Accounting

Overview

Under general supervision, responsible for conducting moderately complex cost audits and preparing and analyzing cost reports. Works in partnership with cost accounting team to perform cost analysis and reconciliation. Monitors cost control systems and interprets and disseminates cost accounting information to management. This position reports to the Manager of Cost Accounting.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for set up and maintain Item Master/Item Branch Plants (RNP & PES process).
  • Responsible for working with the General Ledger, specifically with month end closing.
  • Determine manufacturing costs and report on standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Responsible for inventory reconciliations.
  • Responsible for closing production work orders and variance
  • Assist with physical inventories and cycle counts and variance analysis and reporting.
  • Analyze inventory turnover; slow moving/obsolescence.
  • Identify, measure, and analyze key cost drivers and cost centers.
  • Assist in the evaluation of cost effectiveness of Farmer Bros. Co. maintenance operations compared to budget and forecast.
  • Prepare and send out monthly financial review to various departments.
  • Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusion and suggest a resolution.
  • Interprets an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deals with several abstract and concrete variables.
  • May perform other duties as assigned.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting required.
  • 2-4 years of experience working directly in cost accounting.
  • Experience working in the Manufacturing industry preferred.
  • Experience working with Micro-Strategy software a plus.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts, such as profitability and statistical influence, as well as to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical solutions.
  • 5+ years operating Windows and associated Microsoft Office applications, including: MS Word, Power-Point, Access; Excellent Excel skills required.
  • Team oriented problem solver who takes ownership of their work.
  • Imparts vision, strategies and values to the team by demonstrating sponsorship and commitment to them.
  • Establishes high standards of performance for self and others.
  • Engages in development planning for all direct reports, considering current job performance and career goals.
  • Makes decisions based on logic, factual information, resources and constraints, and in congruence with organizational values.
  • Strong Analysis.
  • Organization and Time Management.
  • Information Management.
  • Computer Competency.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Collaboration.
  • Strong Communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Innovation and Creativity.


Farmer Brothers Company not only prides itself on our products, but we take pride in our employees. We are able to offer competitive wages and benefits. By doing this we ensure that we are able to attract and retain the best talent. We offer competitive benefits which include:
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance plans
  • 401(k) Plan
  • ESOP Plan ( Employee Stock Ownership Plan)

Founded in 1912, Farmer Bros. Co. is a manufacturer, wholesaler and distributor of coffee, tea and culinary products. The Company is a direct distributor of coffee to restaurants, hotels, casinos, offices, quick service restaurants ("QSR's"), convenience stores, healthcare facilities and other foodservice providers, as well as private brand retailers in the QSR, grocery, drugstore, restaurant, convenience store, and independent coffee house channels. The Company's product lines include roasted coffee, liquid coffee, coffee-related products such as coffee filters, sugar and creamers, assorted iced and hot teas, cappuccino, cocoa, spices, gelatins and puddings, soup bases, dressings, gravy and sauce mixes, pancake and biscuit mixes, and jellies and preserves. The Company's primary brands include Farmer Brothers®, Artisan Collection by Farmer Brothers™, Superior®, Metropolitan™ , Cain's™ and McGarvey™.

At Farmer Brothers Company we want our employees to succeed...their success is our success.

Equal Opportunity Employer<br/><b>Farmer Brothers Coffee</b><br/><br/>US-TX-Northlake<br/><br/><b>Job ID </b> 2018-2755<br/><b>Category </b>Finance - Accounting<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br><br>Under general supervision, responsible for conducting moderately complex cost audits and preparing and analyzing cost reports. Works in partnership with cost accounting team to perform cost analysis and reconciliation. Monitors cost control systems and interprets and disseminates cost accounting information to management. This position reports to the Manager of Cost Accounting.<br><br><b>Responsibilities</b><br><br><ul><li>Responsible for set up and maintain Item Master/Item Branch Plants (RNP & PES process).</li><li>Responsible for working with the General Ledger, specifically with month end closing.</li><li>Determine manufacturing costs and report on standard costs to actual production costs. </li><li>Responsible for inventory reconciliations. </li><li>Responsible for closing production work orders and variance</li><li>Assist with physical inventories and cycle counts and variance analysis and reporting.</li><li>Analyze inventory turnover; slow moving/obsolescence.</li><li>Identify, measure, and analyze key cost drivers and cost centers.</li><li>Assist in the evaluation of cost effectiveness of Farmer Bros. Co. maintenance operations compared to budget and forecast.</li><li>Prepare and send out monthly financial review to various departments.</li><li>Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusion and suggest a resolution.</li><li>Interprets an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deals with several abstract and concrete variables.</li><li>May perform other duties as assigned.</li></ul> <br><br><b>Qualifications</b><br><br><ul><li>Bachelor's degree in Accounting required.</li><li>2-4 years of experience working directly in cost accounting. </li><li>Experience working in the Manufacturing industry preferred.</li><li>Experience working with Micro-Strategy software a plus.</li><li>Ability to work with mathematical concepts, such as profitability and statistical influence, as well as to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical solutions.</li><li>5+ years operating Windows and associated Microsoft Office applications, including: MS Word, Power-Point, Access; Excellent Excel skills required.</li><li>Team oriented problem solver who takes ownership of their work.</li><li>Imparts vision, strategies and values to the team by demonstrating sponsorship and commitment to them.</li><li>Establishes high standards of performance for self and others.</li><li>Engages in development planning for all direct reports, considering current job performance and career goals. </li><li>Makes decisions based on logic, factual information, resources and constraints, and in congruence with organizational values.</li><li>Strong Analysis.</li><li>Organization and Time Management.</li><li>Information Management.</li><li>Computer Competency.</li><li>Excellent analytical skills.</li><li>Collaboration.</li><li>Strong Communication skills, written and verbal.</li><li>Innovation and Creativity.</li></ul><br><br>Farmer Brothers Company not only prides itself on our products, but we take pride in our employees. We are able to offer competitive wages and benefits. By doing this we ensure that we are able to attract and retain the best talent. We offer competitive benefits which include: <ul> <li>Medical, Dental and Vision insurance plans</li> <li>401(k) Plan</li> <li>ESOP Plan ( Employee Stock Ownership Plan)</li> </ul> <br> Founded in 1912, Farmer Bros. Co. is a manufacturer, wholesaler and distributor of coffee, tea and culinary products. The Company is a direct distributor of coffee to restaurants, hotels, casinos, offices, quick service restaurants ("QSR's"), convenience stores, healthcare facilities and other foodservice providers, as well as private brand retailers in the QSR, grocery, drugstore, restaurant, convenience store, and independent coffee house channels. The Company's product lines include roasted coffee, liquid coffee, coffee-related products such as coffee filters, sugar and creamers, assorted iced and hot teas, cappuccino, cocoa, spices, gelatins and puddings, soup bases, dressings, gravy and sauce mixes, pancake and biscuit mixes, and jellies and preserves. The Company's primary brands include Farmer Brothers, Artisan Collection by Farmer Brothers, Superior, Metropolitan , Cain's and McGarvey. <br><br><b>At Farmer Brothers Company we want our employees to succeed...their success is our success.</b> <br><br><b>Equal Opportunity Employer</b><br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/YAorrZF4VRpxTpLqi8yoa">

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