Kroger Cincinnati , OH 45201
Company Name: Kroger Manufacturing
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Exempt
Responsible for facilitating several manufacturing finance processes and leading continuous improvement and supply chain projects. Primary point of contact for manufacturing leadership team for many General Office finance issues. Also primary point of contact for accounting centers and Information Technology (IT) group for many plant system and financial issues. Role model and demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.
Essential Job Functions:
Manage G.O. Manufacturing accounting including budget preparation, weekly estimates, research and capital project reviews.
Group 700 financial statement oversight and maintenance.
Establish and route new accounts, page, line, department changes.
Employ Cost Accounting methodology, providing plant guidance and training as needed.
Oversee Full Absorption cost accounting and Last In-First Out (LIFO) accounting.
Generate reports related to closing processes (such as working capital).
In a timely manner, address special requests such as business interruption, Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) reporting and Census reporting.
Work with plant and accounting centers to strengthen internal controls (period end control reports & follow up).
Lead efforts on facets of major projects such as warehouse conversion or new plant set-up.
Assist in resolving Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization (EBITDA) allocation issues including Property Operating Income (POI), reallocation and allocation.
Serve as plant liaison with Manufacturing Information Technology (IT) on multiple issues/systems.
Serve as business liaison for major conversion projects, such as computer systems conversions.
Serve on Peer Audit Committee and lead effort with group controller sponsorship.
Develop and maintain Policy.
Serve as liaison with Regional Accounting Service Center (RASC) and Kroger Accounting Services Hutchinson (KASH) for manufacturing issues, such as cost database maintenance or plant issues.
Assist Finance Director Manufacturing Finance continuous improvement projects.
Work with department managers to explain financial results, answer questions and identify cost savings opportunities.
Supervise and coach direct reports in the performance of their duties; complete performance reviews and provides feedback to direct reports.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Minimum Position Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance.
Minimum three years of experience.
Ability to travel independently as needed.
Desired Previous Job Experience
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification and/or Master of Business Administration degree.
Previous Accounting/Finance related positions.
Prior Kroger division or General Office department experience.
Effective presentation skills.
Sound conflict management skills.
Able to generate and explore alternative solutions to achieve mutually agreeable solutions to challenging situations.
Education Level: Bachelor's Required
Required Travel: Up to 25%
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time
Regions: General Office- Cincinnati
States: Indiana; Kentucky; Ohio
Jobs at Kroger Manufacturing: Through quality products, strong individual commitments and team spirit, Kroger has been established as a leader in the manufacturing industry. Kroger Manufacturing provides career development programs aligned with aspirations in Engineering, Process Management, Information Systems, Quality Assurance, Operations Management, Human Resources, Finance and Procurement. Our work force programs provide technically challenging rotations with cross-functional teams, plants and locations to allow our Associates to learn from some of the brightest minds in the business. Experience and training combined with mentoring and guidance from plant sponsors prepare our Associates with the skills and leadership behaviors needed to achieve a successful career at Kroger.
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states. Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.
Posting Notes: OH || Cincinnati || 1014 Vine Street || 45202 || Kroger Manufacturing || None || Accounting || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || None