Sr. Cost Analyst 28- #96417

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice has been engaged by one of its clients to recruit a Sr. Cost Analyst to join their team, located in the Greater Detroit area.

The Sr. Cost Analyst will be responsible for ensuring that transactions are timely and properly recorded, analyzing variances and highlighting issues for management action. This position will be responsible for plant-level control, including manufacturing accounting, work-order review, and cost analysis. The Sr. Cost Analyst will also support month-end close and special projects as requested.


• Compare work-order materials against standards to verify activity and coordinate BOM
changes where required.

• Analyze actual manufacturing costs against standard/budget; research and explain variances; report this information as required; highlight issues for management actions.

• Review management accounting activity to ensure compliance finance policies and procedures.

• Prepare, review and provide analytical analysis on management reporting.

• Support Controller’s efforts for implementing and maintaining internal controls.

• Participate in budget development, physical inventories, and other plant activities.

• Perform ad-hoc product/plant cost analysis to support the operations.


• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
• 5+ years of related plant account experience
• Strong ERP system skills


If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please contact our recruiting team at and include an updated resume/CV.

Corporate Statement: 

Accretive Solutions is a national professional services firm providing Consulting, Staffing, and Outsourcing solutions to a wide variety of organizations from start-ups to the Fortune 500. We specialize in solving problems in Accounting & Finance, Governance & Compliance, Information Technology and Business Transformation. Our Executive Search practice has a long and successful history of identifying great talent on behalf of our clients and their organizations.
Throughout our 30 year history performing Executive Search, we have earned an excellent reputation for delivering results and operating with the highest degree of integrity and professionalism. One of the things that set us apart is our practice of always doing what is in the best interests of those we serve - both clients and candidates alike.
Accretive Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Date: 

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 06:56

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