Cost Accounting Manager

Green Bay, WI, USA Req #2094
Friday, May 5, 2023
At KI, we believe knowing our customers helps us serve them better. We listen. We observe. We understand that each customer has unique needs. So, we pride ourselves on helping our customers make smart furniture decisions by offering expert advice, design options and personalized solutions. Since 1941, we’ve positioned KI as the furniture company that best understands the furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions. By targeting specific markets with solutions for business furniture, university furniture, educational furniture, healthcare furniture and government furniture, we can quickly respond to our customers’ unique needs – including the choice to procure furniture according to what fits their ordering and fulfillment process. That’s why we say we offer far more than furniture. We’re Furnishing Knowledge.
KI is seeking a manufacturing-focused, Cost Accounting Manager to join our Finance team at our Corporate Office in Green Bay. The Finance team takes pride in its culture of trust, communication, partnership and continuous improvement and is looking for a like-minded individual who shares those cultural values.  

In this role, special emphasis will be placed on monitoring and reporting on the financial results of KI’s manufacturing operations. Scope of responsibility includes, but is not limited to, ownership of material, standard cost, inventory valuation, manufacturing labor, manufacturing overhead, freight, along with manufacturing and product gross margin analysis. This position is also responsible for managing direct reports.   

Integral to the role is frequent interaction with manufacturing leadership and engineers, including process managers and shop floor production workers. Up to 10% local travel to Northeastern Wisconsin facilities as well as the ability to travel to facilities outside of Wisconsin on occasion. 

Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in accounting and a minimum of 4-5 years of experience working in a manufacturing industry. CMA or CPA credentials are preferredStrong analytical, organizational, communication and computer skills, including advanced Excel knowledge and experience with query tools, is also required. Ideal candidates are self-motivated, deadline-oriented, and have an excellent attention to detail. 

KI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Green Bay, WI, USA