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Cummins Inc. Cost Analyst in Neillsville, Wisconsin

Cost Analyst


Cost Analyst

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We are looking for a talented Cost Analyst to join our team specializing in Finance Function for our Corporate Organization in Neillsville, WI.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Responsible for conducting cost analysis to support management in making operating decisions.

  • Run monthly cost updates and/or prepares standard cost data including annual cost role up.

  • Maintain cost master; creates and maintains costing for new items.

  • Develop and conducts basic cost audits and cost analysis.

  • Analyze cost variances (IPV (Invoice Price Variance/PPV (Purchase Price Variance) and monthly movements), determines root causes, and prepares recommendations and alternatives for improvements for review by supervisor.

  • Identify data analysis needs, and works with appropriate departments to obtain the data on a regular basis.

  • Prepare analysis and drafts presentation materials for review by supervisor.

  • Assist in the inventory valuation process.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • College, university, or equivalent degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent field or studying for accounting entry qualifications.

  • Minimal relevant professional work experience in the field of study required.

  • Prepare month end Inventory reconciliations and prepare and review reconciliations in ARM system.

  • Support month end random Cycle count observations

  • Prepare Journal entries as part of the month end close process.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.


Primary Location United States-Wisconsin-Eau Claire-US, WI, Neillsville, FGD Nelson East Plant

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Mar 14, 2022, 1:12:09 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Filtration

Req ID: 220001XD