Financial Analyst (Cost Accountant focus) - flagship aerospace plant in Toronto, Ohio

United States of America
Full Time



With more than 120 operations and approximately 20,000 employees worldwide, Precision Castparts Corp. is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. In addition, we are the leading producer of airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market. We also manufacture extruded seamless pipe, fittings, and forgings for power generation and oil & gas applications; commercial and military airframe aerostructures; and metal alloys and other materials for the casting and forging industries. With such critical applications, we insist on quality and dependability – not just in the materials and products we make, but in the people we recruit.

PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

In 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by Chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.

Very visible Financial Analyst (with a focus on Cost Accounting) opening at our Toronto, Ohio manufacturing mill!

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Eligible for a rich relocation package

Financial Analyst Summary (significant focus on Cost Accounting functions):

The Financial Analyst will be responsible for product cost accounting activities for the Toronto site and month-end closing duties for NA Mills, in accordance with GAAP, as well as TIMET/PCC Corporate policies.  Position involves direct interaction with plant level personnel, commercial sales personnel, local operations manager in the preparation of product costing actives and inventory control, and Sarbanes Oxley responsibilities. Position also involves direct contact with product line managers and commercial sales personnel in the analysis and preparation of product cost information, Division reporting and month-end closing processes.

Financial Analyst Essential Functions:

Knowledge and understanding of fundamental cost accounting principles.

Understanding of the SAP structure and related transaction and reporting capabilities.

Experience with internal control and Sarbanes Oxley

Experience in physical inventory planning and reconciliation

Key player with the monthly closing process including journal entries, account analysis and reconciliations

Financial Analyst Additional Responsibilities

Inventory and product cost development and analysis

Coordination of physical inventories and reconciliation; Metal, storeroom, and fixed assets for NA Mills

Tax filings; Ohio sales and use tax, IFTA, KWH taxes

Fixed asset accounting

Assist with audit requests including SOX and internal and external auditors

Interact between the Mill and Service Center to resolve SAP transactional issues

Assist SOX Manager with various Sarbanes Oxley responsibilities.

Ad hoc analysis of business trends, scenario planning, special projects and other duties as assigned.



Problem Solving

  • Acton Oriented
  • Time Management
  • Communication

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting or equivalent experience.

Special Skills

  • Knowledge and understanding of fundamental cost accounting principles.
  • Knowledge of the mill operating environment and associated process flows.
  • Understanding of the SAP structure and related transaction and reporting capabilities.
  • Microsoft Office software experience with particular Excel strengths.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to work independently, or in a group setting, on assigned projects.
  • Ability to analyze problems and present resolutions.

Additional Notes

Reconciliation of specific asset and liability accounts.

  • Preparation and posting of journal vouchers.
  • Distributions to multiple cost centers.
  • Sales Tax analysis and accrual.
  • Fixed asset accounting.

*Proof of US citizenship, nationality, and/or permanent resident status in order to comply with all applicable export and import laws and regulations.

TIMET is equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train and promote in job all categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Relocation is authorized for this position.