Daifuku America Corporation is a leader in Design, Manufacturing, Installation and Support of automotive automation/material handling systems in North America. The company is currently seeking an experienced Project Cost Analyst for the facility in Reynoldsburg, OH.
Responsible for the forecasting, cost and project accounting responsibilities as it pertains to the financial accounting and project management of the business. Preforms, analyzes and comments on the statistical trends and developments of various projects through regularly scheduled departmental meetings. Personal and interpersonal skills are required in order to manage confidential information as well as outside institutions and/or business partners. Inert ability to adapt in a constantly changing fast paced environment. Must be able to meet reporting deadlines, which may include accumulating unscheduled overtime.
Take into consideration the processing of contract orders and changes
Monthly review and forecasting of complex projects and other short cycle orders
Maintain project budgets and revenue recognition in various systems
Ensure compliance with accounting policies and procedures (JSOX)
Testing and implementation of special projects as required
Contributes to team effort by meeting regularly with Operations personnel to gage projects financial performance and gather related data to produce analytics related to project results
Ensure accuracy and publish project financial reports
Accurate forecast revenue of each project monthly by interacting with Manufacturing, Field, Subcontractors, Engineering,and Purchasing.
Facilitate technical meetings with all discplines to ensure by askingthat all assumptions are covered in producing a quality accurate forecast.
Ability to interact with Sales to forecast all new opportunities and timing for Booking, Revenue, and Gross Margin
Advanced computer skills with Microsoft Office (Excel)
Complete working knowledge of SAP (preferred) or other (MRP software)
Knowledge of cost and US GAAP accounting principals
Japanese Bi-lingual a plus
Overtime may be required especially at quarter and year end. Occasional travel may be needed. Office environment. Prolonged periods of sitting and a lot of time keyboarding and looking at a monitor.
Education and Experience
Bachelors of Science Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting, Finance or related field and/or equivalent experience in cost accounting role in a manufacturing and/or Engineer-to-order environment.
7+ Years' Experience
Experience with manufacturing environment a plus
Daifuku offers an excellent compensation package including great benefits such as excellent medical, vision, and dental insurance, paid vacation time, paid sick time, and paid holidays, 401K, Flexible Spending Programs, and more.
Daifuku America Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to workforce diversity.
M/F/D/V encouraged to apply. All resumes are held in confidence.
Daifuku America Corp