New Product Development Finance Manager

Statesville, NC
Join our team!
Jul 11, 2018
Job Type
Full Time
Location :  Statesville, NC or West Fargo, ND

Build Your Future with Bobcat and Doosan! We want people with...BIG goals, BOLD dreams and an INNOVATIVE spirit!

Job Information

Partner with NPD project managers to attain business objectives for new product development. Enable cross functional teams from Product Management, Engineering, Finance, Manufacturing, and Sourcing to understand and make decisions regarding product margins, investment, cost targets, and expected margins early in the NPD process by providing insightful financial analysis. Ensure product costs are stated correctly and cost system is prepared for product launches. Monitor OSMI related to new product introductions and ensure reserves are established appropriately.

Role & Responsibility

Cost and Financial Analysis
  • Provide team with monthly analysis of actual spending vs. forecast and plan. Work with team on monthly variance explanations/analysis and assist forecast preparation.
  • Monitor and report impact from ECNs and product cost improvements.
  • Monitor OSMI reserve balances. Review, analyze, validate, and report inventory transactions related to OSMI.
  • Ensure New Product cost are established and validated. Assist in the annual standards setting process to ensure smooth transition to new product introductions and accurate overhead rate development.
  • Provide monthly analysis of purchased material variances related to new product pilots and prototype builds.

Motivate, Mentor, Develop, and Coach
  • Actively build positive relationships to understand and communicate drivers of financial performance.
  • Coach project managers on business case development.

New Product Development
  • Partner with Project Managers to develop and manage the business case for new product development projects.
  • Work with NPD teams to establish detailed performance and cost targets.
  • Analyze product profitability, identify areas of improvement and make appropriate recommendations as necessary.
  • Manage Early Product Cost to collaboratively estimate, track, and manage product costs early in the development cycle.

Job Requirement

  • Education Required: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Experience Required: 5>7 years progressive manufacturing finance and cost accounting experience
  • Travel Required: 10>24%
  • CMA or Masters a plus
  • Adjusts work assignments or schedules for self and others to meet changing work priorities
  • Defines an issue despite incomplete or ambiguous information
  • Effectively communicates complex issues, tailoring the message to a particular audience
  • Competent in Microsoft Office Suite including Excel and Powerpoint and in cost accounting systems such as Oracle

The world-renowned brands that make up Doosan Bobcat produce industry-leading compact and heavy construction equipment, attachments, air compressors, lighting systems, generators and articulated dump trucks. Doosan Bobcat is a part of the Doosan Group, which employs 43,000 people in 38 countries worldwide. With people at the core of who we are, we believe the growth of our people will lead to the continued growth and success of our world-class company. Our team of dedicated employees is the backbone that allows us to provide construction equipment solutions that help our customers build the world of tomorrow. Wherever you find us, you’ll hear the sounds of progress, see the results of our people and feel the rhythm of transformation in everything we do.

Doosan is committed to a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, age, race, color, religion, creed, citizenship status, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law. Individuals with disabilities who require a reasonable accommodation in the application process or who need assistance accessing the information on this website should call 701-476-4263.

Nearest Major Market: Hickory