The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Cost Accountant in St. Charles, Missouri
At Greenbrier, we do the hard work that matters. The Greenbrier Companies (NYSE: GBX) is a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of freight rail and marine transportation equipment and services, powering the movement of products around the world. Greenbrier's innovation and engineering expertise pairs with our capacity to build and repair freight transportation equipment. This allows us to provide an unrivaled level of service to our customers across the Americas, Europe and countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council. Greenbrier also provides asset management services and a unique railcar leasing syndication platform that brings us into contact with the world's leading fixed asset investors.
Greenbrier's heritage of hard work and industrial innovation is celebrated at every level of our organization. We structure our business to support teams that deliver innovative solutions for our customers and positively impact the world around us.
This position reports to the Manager Cost Accounting and will be responsible product costing, as well as other functions within our finance and accounting team for our Greenbrier ARI business unit.
Preparation of analysis of variances with relationship to materials to properly reflect correct inventory values on balance sheet.
Prepare escalation of material and surcharge analysis
Prepare in process profitability analysis of orders
Prepare post close profitability analysis of orders
Preparation of standard labor rates, labor hours, and overhead rates to actual for analysis.
Preparation of analysis of applied overhead, material overhead absorption of surcharges and freight to material standards.
Maintain standard surcharges, vendor freight, and intra/intercompany freight in ERP system.
Complete monthly rolls of railcar standards and quarterly rolls of all inventory standards.
Preparation of analysis of changes in inventory values from standard roll process.
Assist in developing estimates for new car standards
Assist in review process for internally produced parts
Assist in developing work center standards
Assist in a variety of analysis and special projects as needed
Must be able to work under deadlines and pressure
Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required, MBA a plus
Minimum of two years of experience in Accounting
Experience with SAP and MS Dynamics or other ERP systems preferred
High degree of technical competence regarding manufacturing, fabrication and assembly preferred.
Must have the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of employees & subject matter experts
Must be able to organize and complete all aspects of the job in a timely and accurate manner.
Must possess the ability to work independently to successfully complete assignments.
Company Greenbrier Central
Functional Group Accounting/Finance