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Sr. Cost Analyst - Watertown

Company: Johnsonville, LLC
Location: Watertown
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

At Johnsonville, our members are responsible for everything! If you're passionate about making a difference, we want you to help make our products, our processes, our communities and each other better. Since 1945, Wisconsin-based Johnsonville has proudly made our products in the U.S.A.! Our family-owned company has grown from a small butcher shop to the No. 1 national sausage brand. We employ 3,000+ members. Johnsonville products are enjoyed in 45 countries and served in 130 sports stadiums throughout the U.S.Johnsonville, LLCPostingSr. Cost Analyst - WatertownPosition OverviewThis position is an excellent opportunity to be an integral member of the Watertown leadership team, which is committed to member development, manufacturing excellence, and continuous improvement. A successful candidate will leverage their product costing expertise and leadership skills in setting strategic direction, identifying key financial opportunities, and leading key improvement initiatives.Responsibilities:Build Relationships at all levels of the plant including Core Team, Team Leaders, & Floor Members; Earn a seat at the table for both formal and informal meetingsIntegrate and demonstrate the Johnsonville Way by engaging members to achieve required business results; Act as a role model and coachTurn Data into Insight; communicate the what, why (drivers & trends), so what (ask rich questions, leveraging relationships to drive improvement), and what next Bring numbers to Life; use clear & concise dashboards; translate numbers to a message; relate message to themes people relate to and understand easilyLead the forecasting and annual budgeting process for Watertown. Ensure that facility processes are streamlined and align with overall company processesDeliver for Results; Take a leadership role in ensuring that the facility cost savings pipeline meets expectations for the current and future yearsGuide the Commercial teams in developing meaningful and reliable product cost estimates for new products by leveraging operational expertise from project team membersCritically evaluate new business opportunities; Participate and provide insight for proposed capital (IRR, cost savings, post-mortems) & productivity projects (continuous improvement)Identify best practices and work with the Fresh Cost Manager to implement across the networkDrive the development of procedures and controls that ensure meaningful and reliable product costs and accurate inventoriesCoach Watertown Production Reporter and Supply Room Attendant; challenge them and develop their God-given talents Education:Bachelor s degree in Accounting or FinanceExperience:Five (5) years of analytical experience in a manufacturing environment; cost accounting and analytics experience strongly preferred; CMA a plus but not requiredExperience in food or consumer packaged goods a plus but not requiredExperience working with and/or developing meaningful operational reporting and guiding operations members on interpreting and using financial reportingExperience coaching/leading a team a plus but not requiredSkills and Competencies:Strong communication skills, ability to present financial information in a meaningful and understandable wayProven computer skills required (Intermediate Excel, Word, PowerPoint); SAP experience would be a plusStrong analytical skills, including the ability to identify trends and develop action plans/recommendations to addressPosting Date: February 21, 2022Coach for this position: WT Plant CoordinatorTravel: 5-10%Location: WatertownMember Status: Fulltime, SalariedReferral Bonus: $1,000External candidates: Apply on-line only at: We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment. M/F/Vet/DisabilityJohnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country. We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.

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