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Cost Analyst

Job Title
Cost Analyst
Job ID
Work Hybrid
Brecksville,  OH 44141
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Cost Analyst Job, Brecksville, OH

Agrana Fruit US, Inc., a global leader in the production of fruit preparations for the dairy industry, is seeking a Cost Analyst to perform various cost accounting job activities associated with the cost of inventory; to acquire, store, transport raw materials and the subsequent costs to convert raw materials to finished goods. 

Cost Analyst Job Responsibilities:
  • Perform daily, weekly and month end close activities related to cost and inventory accounting
  • Prepare financial analysis related to manufacturing costs, inventory and expense details for decision making support
  • Prepare various reporting, reconciliations, journal entries and analyses accurately and timely
  • Maintain and improve processes and controls associated with manufacturing costs and inventory valuation utilizing activity rates in SAP.
  • Lead and manage block stock and inventory obsolescence processes.
  • Lead all aspects of inventory valuation, physical inventories and annual audit of material valuation
  • Responsible for all cost center absorption valuation and reporting; Labor & Overhead analysis
  • Support annual forecasting and budgeting processes
  • Develop policies and procedures; including system requirements and internal controls
  • Develop and lead cross functional integration of Cost elements into Finance

Cost Analyst Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • SAP Experience Preferred
  • 2-4 years of job experience in cost accounting
  • High Level of Curiosity; problem solving skills
  • Excellent analytical skills with a strong focus on accuracy and details
  • Very Strong excel; financial modeling and analytical techniques
  • Ability to work independently and in a collaborative environment
  • Strong communication and organizational skills

Agrana Fruit is the world market leader and leading ingredient supplier of fruit preparations in one of the fastest growing segments in the food industry. Agrana Fruit specializes in the custom development of stabilized fruit preparations for the refrigerated & frozen dairy, bakery and food service industries. Every 3rd cup of yogurt worldwide contains fruit from Agrana!

As a global company, we are very proud of our diverse workforce and attach great importance to equal opportunity and diversity. We welcome and encourage everyone regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, religion or sexual orientation who is passionate about their career to apply.

If interested, email us at or apply today!

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