???Provide timely and accurate cost analysis, sound financial advice and counsel to mill management to assist in minimizing manufacturing costs and meeting mill objectives. This includes an analysis of variances from budget and forecasts.???Assist the Controller in the preparation of the annual budget. This includes providing analysis and interpretation of financial and statistical data to operating management and by working closely with mill personnel to establish cost forecasts representing good normal operating conditions.???Responsible for preparing monthly outlook which includes understanding key issues within the mill and how they affect financial performance.???Assist the Controller with timely and accurate general ledger (GL) account reconciliations for all inventory-related accounts including raw material, WIP, and finished goods.???Responsible for key aspects of the month-end reporting to include analysis of fixed and variable cost variances.???Complete monthly physical inventories and reconciliation.???Participate in the monthly closing process to ensure that accurate and timely information is provided for both corporate financial reporting and mill cost control.???Provide accounting support for all levels of the business.???Assist with the preparation and/or review of the financial analyses of proposed projects to permit sound business decisions and to evaluate the results of completed capital appropriations.???Ensure application of established financial controls within area of responsibility by effective implementation and maintenance of financial policies/processes and instructions.???Demonstrate a commitment to quality performance by adopting a customer-based philosophy in the level of service provided.???Mentor, train, and support financial staff within the group.???Perform other related duties as required.???Other duties as assigned.???General schedule is an 8-hour M-F assignment, however, employee must be willing to work alternate schedules occasionally; that may include early mornings, nights, and/or weekends and be punctual while doing so.???Occasional overnight travel to include flying, driving, riding or by rail.