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Plant Accountant I (20004157)

Nestle Purina PetCare

Last Updated: 9/24/20

Job Description

Plant Accountant I Job Description Just 65 miles from Center City Philadelphia, Allentown – or Lehigh Valley – is in close proximity to many of the major Northeastern U.S. cities, which makes it an ideal location for manufacturing and distributing consumer goods. We utilize thermal processing and high-speed canning to produce varieties of our Friskies®, Mighty Dog® and Alpo® brands – brands we have carefully produced, packaged and shipped since 1955. Allentown balances the identity of a busy industrial city, as well as a beautiful rural environment that Nestlé Purina is truly proud to call home.
As a Plant Accountant, you’ll be responsible for accurately reporting key areas of Factory Costs including; Labor, Energy, Capital spending, Fixed Assets, and Maintenance. You’ll also have the opportunity to be a contributing member of Continuous Improvement Teams on site. The Plant Accountant is a key player in compliance management for the Allentown Factory through auditing, educating, and developing documentation. You’ll be able to collaborate internally in order to support and facilitate safety, health and environmental objectives. So, if your potential could be unleashed, what would you add to the Purina family mix?
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage month end preparation and budget analysis.
  • Prepare and distribute various reports through period such as Production, Capital Spending, Labor and Variable Manufacturing Expenses.
  • Monitor plant energy usage and pricing to determine improvement opportunities.
  • Cross train and cover for Production Data Coordinators as needed.
  • Provide financial analysis to drive cost savings implementation to Continuous Improvement teams.
  • Detailed management of Capital Assets.
  • Contribute to TPM teams through participation in pillar projects and problem solving.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum):
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
  • 2+ years of manufacturing accounting experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experience with Enterprise Resource Planning systems in a manufacturing/production environment, SAP preferred.

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Nestle Purina PetCare

Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Nestlé Purina PetCare has been advancing pet nutrition for over 80 years. Our team of over 18,000 employees and 400 scientists, including nutritionists, aim to develop products that deliver comprehensive nutrition to help ensure the long healthy lives of pets and make discoveries that can further enhance the lives of pets everywhere. Nestlé Purina is focused on delivering world-class products with...