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Core Responsibilities And Tasks
This position will be responsible for assisting the Global Supply Chain Division Accounting department with its product costing functions. The individual will have an opportunity to learn about the various cost components that make up the finished goods Sherwin-Williams takes to market. Specific areas of focus will include raw material and conversion costs for the company’s Americas Group (TAG), Consumer Brands Group (CBG), and/or Performance Coatings Group (PCG) businesses in North America.
Essential duties include
Daily development of new product costs that are being taken to market
Complete product cost quotes for Sales & Marketing to seek new business or manufacturing alternatives
Adhere to specified timelines for cost development
Assist group with the annual standard cost development process
Create and/or maintain costing procedure documentation
Streamline costing processes where applicable
Help to assess and explain production variances or costing errors
Assist with ad hoc projects
Monitor and process cost hold items.
High School Diploma or GED
Pursing a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree – in Accounting or Finance, or a similar Business degree with a focus in Finance or Accounting
KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE
Organized and meets deadlines
Problem solving mentality
Good interpersonal skills; works well in a team environment.
Experience with Standard Cost development.
1-2 years of accounting experience
Proficient in Microsoft Excel
Available to work approximately 28 hours per week
Understanding of Manufacturing and Standard Cost methodology
Temporary work from home protocols may be in effect for this position due to COVID-19, but this is not a remote position and any selected candidate must live within a reasonable commuting distance of the listed location(s).
Sherwin-Williams is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status or any other consideration prohibited by law or by contract.
As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, Sherwin-Williams requests state and local employment services delivery systems to provide priority referral of Protected Veterans.