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Product Costing Analyst – Automotive Industry

Product Costing Analyst – Automotive Industry

FPC of Farmington Hills

FPC of Farmington Hills

Do you have a passion for financial analysis and a keen eye for detail? Are you excited about the fast-paced world of automotive manufacturing? If so, this role is for you!

We are seeking a highly motivated Product Costing Analyst to join our growing team. In this role, you will play a critical role in supporting our financial operations and ensuring the profitability of our product lines.

What you'll do:

  • Analyze financial data to identify trends and cost drivers across revenues, expenses, and administrative activities.
  • Prepare insightful financial reports that inform strategic decision-making.
  • Develop and present business cases to support new initiatives.
  • Guide colleagues on best practices for accurate financial planning.
  • Explain variances in financial performance and their impact on profitability at key project milestones.
  • Deep dive into all aspects of manufacturing costs, including materials, processes, and overhead.
  • Provide recommendations to Sales and Program Management teams to optimize cost-effectiveness.
  • Conduct "Make or Buy" analyses to determine the most cost-efficient production strategy for components.
  • Generate reports and analyze profitability for individual product lines.
  • Support Sales and Program Management with ad-hoc financial requests.
  • Champion the use and integration of SAP modules (CO, PS, SD, BW, SAC) in cost analysis processes.
  • Assist and advise on Project Controlling and Investment Controlling (CapEx) matters.

What you bring to the table:

  • Bachelor's degree from an AACSB-accredited business school (Finance, Accounting, or Economics preferred).
  • 5-8 years of experience in product costing within a manufacturing environment.
  • Technical knowledge and experience in the automotive industry, particularly production processes.
  • Proficiency in SAP modules (CO, PS, SD, BW, SAC) a strong plus.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills to clearly convey financial data and insights.
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and time management skills.
  • Proven ability to collaborate effectively across functional teams, both regionally and internationally.
  • Solid understanding of accounting and controlling principles, concepts, and practices.
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel and experience with Microsoft Office suite.

Ready to join a dynamic team and make a real impact on our business' We look forward to hearing from you!

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