Ply Gem Building Products Cost Accountant in Gaffney, South Carolina


Provides analysis of manufacturing costs to assist plant leadership in determining the root causes for deviation from forecasts and plans, and determines courses of action to address deviations; defines cost improvement opportunities; ensures generally accepted accounting practices and company policies are adhered to; calculates costs for materials, labor and manufacturing overhead by product line or as otherwise appropriate; maintains accounting controls for materials, work-in-progress and finished goods inventories; provides budgetary planning and determination of profit/loss including inventory valuation; and provides daily manufacturing data to plant management on operation conditions and efficiency.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Responsible for gathering and analyzing cost data- Prepares daily/weekly/monthly operational reports- Participates in the monthly inventory and closing processes- Maintains the integrity of the cost systems and all related balance sheet accounts


Skills and education required: - Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and/or applicable experience- Recent graduates are encouraged to apply, internship experience is preferred- Minimum of two years of relevant experience in a manufacturing environment- Strong computer skills with an emphasis on Excel- Proficiency with JD Edwards preferred

Qualified candidates interested in this opportunity to work for an industry leader that offers a competitive pay and benefits package should submit their resume along with salary requirements/salary history. Visit our website at Candidates must be able to pass drug screen and background check upon job offer.

Job ID2018-2911