Hendrickson Plant Accountant - 180000KZ in Crest Hill, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6153729 • Cost development for current and new products.

• Development of burden/overhead rates which reflect actual cost.

• Maintains standard costs in QAD.

• Responsible for accurate recording of manufacturing and overhead costs.

• Analyzes monthly operating results and key operating measures. Analyzes variances and ensure variances to standard cost are accurately reported.

• Prepares and tracks margin analysis and cost reductions for new product programs.

• Produces weekly and monthly reports of manufacturing results and performance.

• Analysis of inventory variances/transactions, plus inventory control/cycle count program.

• Assists local management in identifying and implementing cost reduction opportunities.

• Processes all quote requests from customers for new products.

• Provides financial support for local CER development.

• Monitors and tracks CIP spending for local capital projects.

• Maintains the fixed asset system for the location on a monthly basis.

• Responsible for month end close process. Record all journal entries for site. Including payroll, depreciation, inventory valuation, accruals, recurring expenses, etc.

• Assists local management in developing monthly forecasts and annual plan.

• Other duties as assigned.

• Maintain regular attendance.



• BS/BA degree in accounting or economics required.

• CMA Certificate a plus.


• Manufacturing cost experience (3-5 years) preferred.

• Cost analysis in a manufacturing/machining environment strongly preferred.

• Experience in standard cost systems strongly preferred.

• Strong analytical skills with ability to analyze and interpret data required.

• 3+ years' experience developing variable burden and fixed overhead rates a plus.

• 3+ years' experience developing cost quotes on existing and new products a plus.

• Familiarity with General Accounting required (A/P, Payroll, General Ledger).

• Solid PC and mainframe software skill (MS Office, MRP, Ledger, Query) required.


• Must be able to remain in a stationary position constantly.

• Minimal need to move about office designated area.

• Constant movement of hands, wrists or fingers such as typing, filing, and writing.

Hendrickson is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran.