Cost Accounting Associate

Jun 17, 2024
Jul 01, 2024
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Organization Type
Our prestigious client, a nearly 100 year old US MNC a world leader in manufacturing of heavy construction and mining machineries is hiring in their Costing function at Assc. accountant level .

Ideal candidates will have experience in manufacturing domain in costing systems, product costing and analysis, standard costing etc.

Qlfn and EXP: Requires a certified accountant (CA/CMA) with college degree in accounting and 1-2 years of experience in accounting preferably in a manufacturing environment.

From The Outset, Incumbent Will Be Expected To Be a Contributing Performer, Doing Staff Level Accounting Work That Supports Business Processes. Additionally, This Position Will

  • Gain an understanding of Caterpillar's business and accounting practices, systems, and procedures.
  • Learn and develop skills which result from the practical application of basic accounting knowledge, and
  • Aid a project team or others in the work group.

Possible Areas Of Responsibility Are Varied, Including

  • Cost system maintenance
  • Normals & machine rate development
  • Abnormals identification & reporting
  • Prime product and/or component cost monitoring & analysis
  • Operations and/or product group budgeting and expense analysis
  • Capital expenditure forecasting and reporting
  • Standard and current cost grief resolution
  • Support management with analysis for decision making in various projects and cost reduction programs

Preferred Additional Skills

  • Good accounting background, thorough knowledge of accounting flow and related methods of recording in the General Ledger and knowledge in SAP environment (FI, MM & CO Module)

Effective communications skills and a good understanding of computer systems especially in MS-Office and Financial Analytics Tool (Power BI, Tableau, Power Apps. etc.).

Skills: ms-office,product cost analysis,product costing,standard costing,manufacturing domain,sap,sap environment,gaap,costings,financial analytics tool,cost accounting standards,accounting,costing systems,variance analysis,power bi,standard costs
Skills: product cost analysis , cost accounting standards , Sap, Accounting, Power Bi, Product Costing, Variance Analysis, Gaap

Experience: 1.00-2.00 Years