Bass Pro Shops Cost Accountant-Financial Analyst in Springfield, Missouri

Position Summary :

The Analyst position is responsible for overseeing the day to day financial operations of the manufacturing plants. These duties include working with the plants to ensure accurate recording of inventory transactions and researching plant variances. This positon will also be tasked with maintaining detailed costs and providing cost analysis which support operations and sales.

Position Responsibilities:

Primary Functions:

  • Reconciling inventory transactions, review of labor expenses for labor reclassifications, accrual of plant liabilities, and analyze plant statements monthly.

  • Analysis of manufacturing bill of materials to include direct labor, overhead, and fixed cost for development of total cost to determine pricing structures.

  • Creating manufacturing budgets, including direct labor, direct overhead, and fixed overhead rates.

  • Setup and maintain dealer and retail pricing across marine division in multiple media types.

  • Financial reports for executive management and plant managers

  • Participate in monthly closing process to ensure accuracy and completeness of monthly plant financial statements

  • Set and maintain standard cost of inventory items

  • Assist with year-end physical inventory process

  • Review work order variances.

  • Special projects as needed.

Analytical and Technical Functions:

  • Perform ROI studies on engineering projects for executive review process.

  • Perform in depth review of all plant variances on a monthly basis.

Educational Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree and at least 3 years of related professional experience preferred

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Strong analytic skills are required

  • Cost Accounting Background

  • Strong Skills in Excel

  • The ability to think creatively

  • Strong oral, written and interpersonal skills for interacting and collaborating with business partners throughout the organization

  • Time management skills with the ability to prioritize and schedule daily activities for the most efficient use of time

  • Strong PC skills and willingness to learn new tools and programs.