Cost Analyst in Denver, PA at Aston Carter

Posted: 12/2/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Denver, PA
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  • Pay Rate
    $70,000 - $80,000/Year

Job Summary

* Identify and work with sales to liquidate slow moving, excess and obsolete inventory.
* Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts.
* Manage inventory data such as part number creation and updates.
* Investigate cycle count variances and resolve issues.
* Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies.
* Perform month end closing transactions and validate inventory and cost of goods sold.

Cost & Analysis
* Conduct ongoing process constraint analyses.
* Report on break-even points by product.
* Develop cost and bill of materials for all products.
* Review and revise cost on an ongoing basis.
* Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances.
* Perform cost accumulation tasks as a member of the target costing group.

* Analyze, evaluate and assess sales proposals.
* Report on margins by product.
* Develop and maintain pricing tools and profitability models
* Grow total gross margin dollars by identifying pricing actions that encourage higher sale values and margin rates.
* Forecast sales margins to help the business understand the impact of promotional and seasonal pricing.
* Present sales analyses at a monthly strategy meeting, with insights, trends, and suggestions.
* Communicate and help implement pricing changes bi-directionally through the command chain.
* Prepare and distribute monthly customer price sheets.

About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.

Contact Information

Thomas Boylan