accounting | Accountant in Nashville, TN

Accountant

  • Meridian Technologies
  • $67,360.00 - 100,270.00 / Year *
  • Nashville, TN 37247
  • Full-Time



Candidate Responsibilities
This position will support sourcing studies, cost requests, quarterly cost monitor, and the annual standard cost revision. This position is heavily relied on for cost support and miscellaneous inquiries. This position will also be required to prepare accounting letters in support of a Request for Investment (RFI) related to sourcing studies and miscellaneous requests.

Education Requirement
4 year Degree in Accounting or equivalent or 4 year Degree in Business with a minimum of 18 hours accounting coursework.

Typical Day
A typical day consists of performing sourcing studies, cost requests, responding to emails, and participating in meetings. Sourcing studies include gathering relevant costs and using a discounted cash flow to determine the best option. There is a weekly meeting to discuss the results of the sourcing studies and answer any follow-up questions. If any capital spend is required as a result of the sourcing study, an accounting letter would be prepared in support of the Request for Investment (RFI). Cost requests include querying one or several components of product cost from corporate costing systems.

Technical Skills
Accounting background. 1-2 years experience required. Advanced Excel skills (pivot tables, vlookups) - Required. Knowledge of or experience in cost accounting, product costing, and discounted cash flows - Preferred.

Soft Skills
Verbal communication, electronic communication, presentation


Education Requirement
4 year Degree in Accounting or equivalent or 4 year Degree in Business with a minimum of 18 hours accounting coursework.

Technical Skills
Accounting background. 1-2 years experience required. Advanced Excel skills (pivot tables, vlookups) - Required. Knowledge of or experience in cost accounting, product costing, and discounted cash flows - Preferred.

Soft Skills
Verbal communication, electronic communication, presentation



* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.