IDEX Staff Accountant in Phoenix, Arizona
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Reporting to our Controller, this person will have the opportunity to greatly impact and support our business. Under minimal supervision, this position supports the Controller by gathering timely cost information for business decision making purposes including: product costing, margin analysis, inventory valuation and reserves, and manufacturing variances. This position supports the monthly close cycle as well as ad-hoc cost and financial analysis to support the monthly financial report. This position will partner with the Operations, Materials/Supply Chain, IT, and Finance team.
TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The principle responsibilities of the Staff Accountant shall include, but are not limited to, the following:
Participate in the month-end close cycle, including preparation of required journal entries and account reconciliations.
Support Controller in maintaining an accurate standard cost for all parts through labor and overhead rate studies and purchase price analysis.
Provide variance analysis around purchase price, material usage, labor rate, and overhead spend.
Work with and participate in the cycle counting process weekly. Follow up with Purchasing and Operations to ensure proper cycle counting procedure is followed.
Assist the Cost Manager in the annual physical inventory process for the site including training, execution of counts, and reconciliation of results / variances.
Supportive role in conducting cost quotes, make vs. buy, break-even, and margin analysis as needed.
Support finance department and fill in gaps where needed.
Identify areas for simplification within your daily work and execute those projects.
Support inter-departmental projects and analysis as needed for profitability improvement.
Assist in the preparation of Daily/Weekly/Monthly financial and operational reports.
Support Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable as needed
Ensure compliance with internal control policies in a SOX environment
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS AND SKILLS TYPICALLY POSSESSED BY NEW HIRES IN THIS POSITION
Degree in Accounting or Finance preferred / Certified Public Accountant a plus
1+ years of Cost background
Strong Balance Sheet and Income Statement comprehension
Good oral and written communication skills are necessary and maintain the highest level of confidentiality
Highly self-motivated individual who will drive process improvements
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).
Business Unit: FlowMD
Job Segment: FMT Fluid & Metering Technologies