Sr. Cost Analyst, US Manufacturing

Recruiter
Tiffany & Co.
Location
Cumberland, Rhode Island, United States
Posted
04 Nov 2022
Closes
30 Dec 2022
Ref
55583
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
​​​​​​SEEKING TOP TALENT TO CONNECT WITH OUR ICONIC BRAND
Tiffany & Co. is one of the most legendary brands in the world today. With a history that spans back to 1837, Tiffany & Co is a jeweler and specialty retailer, whose merchandise offerings include an extensive selection of jewelry, as well as timepieces, sterling silverware, china, crystal, stationery, fragrances, and accessories. Tiffany & Co. operates different manufacturing facilities in the US, where jewelry products unique to our company are crafted by a diverse workforce.

To strengthen our team based in Cumberland, Forest Hill, Rhode Island - Tiffany & Co is looking for an experienced cost analyst.

If you are interested in being part of a team that is determined to make a difference,

if you are genuinely interested in data analytics and cost accounting and have substantial experience in this area,

if you happen to be smart with systems and able to turn significant amounts of data into transparent information quickly, leveraging IT tools beyond MS Excel,

if you are driven to take any opportunity to improve processes and accept to take calculated risks when thinking out of the box,

if you like working with people from different groups because you are convinced that taking different perspectives is critical to get to the best result,

The Senior Cost analyst may be the job you have been looking for!

The Role:

As for cost analyst at US Manufacturing, you support the finance team to ensure our systems setup is correct and optimized to provide accurate, complete, and timely posting of the inventory transactions to the accounting ledger.

You set up and implement elements of the inventory control environment as required and guarantee cost accounting numbers are reported accurately, thoroughly, and timely with any transaction run by any of our internal manufacturing and product development sites in the US. You ensure constancy across all entities and work closely with the corporate controlling team in New Jersey to ensure compliance with group policies.

You monitor the cycle count results and report to the leadership team on risk profiles and tactics aiming to safeguard inventory assets.

You supervise the cost accounting team and the implementation of inventory cost absorption rates for operational work centers and precious metal types. You are in charge of updating these rates when required to ensure optimal absorption of production costs into the finished product.

You monitor aged work orders and work with operations teams on-site to resolve or identify risks for obsolescence.

A curious mindset and strong problem-solving skills are crucial to the success of this role.

This person should be confident in solving a problem with little direction. They will need to take the initiative to reach out to our vast network of stakeholders to gain an understanding of the processes/transactions to propose solutions.

To be successful in this role, the following competencies are required:
  • 5 -8 years of experience in a financial data and or cost analyst role,
  • Proven knowledge of working with ERP systems like JDE, SAP, or similar
  • Proven technical skills in setting up and leveraging IT tools like Alteryx, Qlikview, Power BI, MS Excel
  • Proven soft skills to work with people from different groups within an organization
  • Project management experience

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