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Sr. Financial Analyst - Manufacturing

Date: Jul 13, 2019

Location: Plant City, FL, US

Company: James Hardie




James Hardie Senior Cost Accountants are flexible, highly motivated and analytical with strong communication skills and a drive for continuous improvement. As a Cost Accountant, you will manage the core accounting functions within your manufacturing plant. You will have the opportunity to work with co-workers across the Finance organization to drive Finance initiatives. You will also be on site in the manufacturing facility where our products are produced and enjoy influencing the process and direction of the plant, sharing your ideas and creating opportunities to improve both operational and financial performance.


Position Responsibilities

• Drive accounting processes within the plant to ensure accurate books and records and compliance to key control requirements including Sarbanes Oxley.
• Forecasting, analyzing and reporting the Manufacturing plant performance to James Hardie leadership teams.
• Identifying, analyzing, leading and implementing process/cost improvements in both the Financial and Operational parts of our business with the appropriate involvement of Finance and Operational partners.
• Demonstrate in-depth knowledge and subject matter expertise for your area of responsibility



  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field (Accounting or Finance Degree preferred)
  • 3 or more years in a manufacturing related business
  • 4 or more years of strong experience in Cost Accounting (standard costing, material, labor and overhead variance analysis)
  • Demonstrated experience with ERP systems software (SAP preferred)


We’re a thriving international business committed to rapid growth. Your cost accounting experience in our Plant City manufacturing facility will provide exceptional advancement opportunities!




James Hardie is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability. Equal Employment Opportunity is the law.

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