Senior Operations Accountant in Tarboro, NC

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

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    Tarboro, NC
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Job Description

*Senior Operations Accountant – Tarboro*

Are you looking to further your career with an industry leading, global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; we are building a legacy and welcome individuals with a proven track record of driving results.  

The Role:

The Sr. Operations Accountant role will serve as the finance business partner providing support to corporate and the site leadership team. Reporting directly to the Sr. Manager Operations Finance, this position will be responsible for product costing, variance analysis, internal controls and financial reporting. This is a dynamic hands-on role requiring successful candidates to demonstrate critical thinking, dealing with ambiguity and the ability to work independently while being supported centrally by the corporate head office located in Toronto, Canada.

  • Cost Accounting

    • Design and maintain standard cost of all manufactured product. Assists with estimating costs for new products.
    • Prepare, analyses and investigation of manufacturing work order, absorption and PPV variances.
    • Managing plant specific invoices and interfacing with Corporate A/P on issues.


    Month-End Reporting & Budgeting/Forecasting

    • Preparation and closing of month end. Completion of financial reports and analysis for submission to management.
    • Assists in coordinating and preparing of annual budget plan and rolling forecast. Managing reporting for actual vs. budget variances.
    • Support Plant Management staff in analyzing costs and plant performance.
    • Reconcile physical inventory. Maintain accuracy in transactions, inventory records and valuation for the plant and distribution center.
    • Plan and lead annual physical inventory for the plant and distribution center.

     Capital Expenditures

    • Support business case submission for all capital projects. Manage and track expenditures.

    Compliance & Continuous Improvement

    • Assist Department Leads in continuous, consistent improvement of system utilization and procedures.
    • Internal control compliance. Respond to plant audit requests (from internal and external auditors)


    • Provide adhoc support for corporate projects and initiatives relating to manufacturing and distribution.

 What we can expect from you:

  • Manufacturing ERP experience. SAP Preferred.


Job Requirements

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • Someone with Strong computer literacy with Advanced level Excel skill (pivots, v-lookups and advanced formulas) are required.

 You should apply if you have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required.
  • Minimum of 3+ years in a cost accounting role, ideally in a manufacturing setting

 What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship


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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.






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