Summary

Proform Construction Products is currently seeking an entry level Junior Cost Analyst, preferably with a manufacturing background, to work closely with our operation and finance teams.  This position will be responsible for tracking, analyzing and reporting the manufacturing costs of concrete products.  The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and thrive in a faced paced, high volume office environment. 

Core Competencies

  • Customer Focus                            
  • Communication
  • High Energy
  • Teamwork
  • Quality Orientated
  • Problem Solving
  • Accountability and Dependability
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Positive Attitude

Job Duties

  • Working closely with Calgary Operations Manager and Project Managers to monitor costs & budgets
  • Cost allocation operations to provide basic information required for budgeting, accounting, and collection of data for further cost analysis
  • Maintain the documentation of data and any statistical arrangement in cost analysis
  • Make analysis of collected information as well as keep records of their findings and results
  • Compare standard costs against actual costs and report conditions subject to improvement
  • Monitor and analyze changes in production design, materials, methods of production or services provided to understand the effect on cost
  • Work with management team to create a prioritized list of needs for each business segment
  • Identify and recommend new ways to save money by streamlining business processes
  • Develop standard costing for all product lines
  • Work with departmental managers to outline the specific data needs for each business method analysis
  • Support month end process on production and cost needs as required

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience and education
  • Strong Computer skills - Outlook, Excel, Word
  • Math Skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Flexible, able to deal with change
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Very organized, with excellent multi-tasking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent customer service/communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude

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