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Senior Cost Accountant

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Date: Jul 28, 2022

Location: Mesa, AZ, US, 85202

Company: Sloan Valve Company

Req ID:  10118  


Sloan is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems and has been in operation since 1906. We are at the forefront of the green building movement and provide sustainable restroom solutions.  We manufacture water-efficient products including flush valves, electronic faucets, soap dispensing and sink systems along with vitreous china fixtures for commercial, industrial and institutional markets worldwide.



Sloan is seeking a Sr. Cost Accountant to join our team in either Mesa, Arizona or Franklin Park, IL.  The Senior Cost Accountant provides financial support to the Stone and Steel & Foundry operations teams. As a proactive financial cost Accountant at both locations, responsibilities will include material level order analysis, understanding costing structure for both operations (Stone and Steel & Augusta), spending at least 25% in Augusta (Foundry), providing pricing recommendations and validations, looking for ways to optimize the cost structure and generate savings, understanding how decisions impact the P&L and putting internal controls in place to ensure assets are properly safeguarded.  This will include conducting monthly operational financial reviews, P&L reporting, metrics, month end closing and analysis. Financial reporting tasks include key variance analysis, trend analysis, journal entries and account reconciliations. Captures and classifies cost data to determine the cost associated with products/product lines, projects, or departments. Compares actual costs to historical or projected costs and reports on variance. Provides cost-related data in support of business decisions or for use in financial reporting.  This position is in Mesa, AZ, and reports to the Manager of Operational Accounting.


Position Location: This position can be based out of Mesa, AZ or Franklin Park, IL.



  • Provide financial oversight of the Foundry & Stone and Steel, and partner effectively with the management team at each location. provide key financial insights including pricing recommendations for the jobbing business, validating profitability associated with sales quotes at Stone and Steel, identifying opportunities to optimize the cost structure and drive savings at both locations
  • Support/improve process to create timely accurate material master data – Support MDM
  • Prepare account analysis, journal entries and reconciliations at month end. Support annual audit
  • Support annual budget and forecast process for Foundry & Stone and Steel



  • Bachelor’s degree or at least 5-year experience in an Accounting/Finance position.
  • Possesses solid working knowledge of subject matter.
  • Ability to understand the manufacturing environment and associated financial processes.
  • Ability to quickly learn new systems and effectively analyze transactional level detail and articulate key findings.
  • Proficient in Excel.
  • Some knowledge of SAP preferred.
  • Must be able to work with multiple teams simultaneously.
  • 25% travel required


We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, Rx coverage for employee plus eligible dependents
  • Life and AD & D insurance, dependent life insurance, long term disability, HSA and FSA
  • Employer matching 401K, PTO, holidays, EAP, wellness programs, on-site medical staff and fitness center


Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion at Sloan
At Sloan, inclusion and belonging are at the core of what we do every day, and we empower and celebrate the diversity of our workforce. We encourage and value different perspectives, ideas, backgrounds, and solutions. Be your authentic self at Sloan.


We Are Proud Partners With the Chicago Cubs

We are a Legacy Partner of the Chicago Cubs and we are proud to be the organization’s official water efficiency partner! Through this relationship, which includes the naming rights to Sloan Park, the Cubs’ Spring Training facility in Mesa, Arizona, we have had the opportunity to promote our brand and continue our water conservation efforts in the city of Chicago and around the world




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We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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