Raining Rose


This position is primarily responsible for inventory cost accounting, standard cost analysis and product and division profitability analysis. The position will use data and knowledge to provide management with costing data to drive decision-making and enable operations to operate efficiently and at less cost. Although inventory accounting will be the focus, the position will also be expected to be a team player and help the accounting department, including month-end closing and reporting activities.
This position requires strong analytical skills, the ability to trouble-shoot and solve problems independently, and a curiosity and initiative to improve. 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (include but are not limited to the following)

  • Display and promote company values (ASPIRE: Attitude, Safety, Passion, Integrity, Relationship, and Evolve)
  • Oversee inventory accounting, including the use of standard costs
  • Lead the development of standard costs on an annual basis
  • Review standard and actual costs for variances as part of the month-end close
  • Report on margins by product and division
  • Reconcile inventory accounts at month-end
  • Monitor excess and obsolete inventory, propose adjustments to the E&O reserve as necessary
  • Coordinate year-end physical inventory counts with the auditors
  • Work closely with the purchasing team to monitor material purchases and PPV
  • Analyze account variances, investigate discrepancies, and resolve outstanding items in a timely manner
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual budget and monthly forecast
  • Compile and prepare assigned work papers and schedules for annual audit
  • Provide assigned reports and analysis to department managers
  • Assist in month-end closing, prepare journal entries, and perform balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assist in special projects as assigned
  • Recommend process improvements for increased efficiencies
  • Firm understanding and compliance with company’s Good Manufacturing Practices and Safe Practices
  • Regular attendance
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with prevalent professional demeanor
  • Ability to work independently and take ownership of responsibilities
  • High ethical standards with ability to handle sensitive and confidential situations and documentation
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, rapidly changing, and regulated environment
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to identify problems when they arise, define the issue, identify the root cause, and find practical and viable solutions
  • Analytical skills to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner
  • Uses good judgment when making decisions
  • Team player
  • Intermediate level computer literacy
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite Products and ability to learn new systems quickly


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in a relatable field required
  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ of experience in a relatable field preferred
  • Experience with ERP software preferred
  • Experience with inventory analysis and standard costs preferred


  • 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday

Raining Rose is an EEO employer with an excellent benefits package and is a tobacco free workplace. Pre-employment drug screen and background check required.


Job ID: 74305

Posted 21 days ago

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