Petersburg, VA, USA
Amsted Rail - Brenco has been changing lives and putting careers on the move for over 65 years. Come join a team where operational excellence, employee development, and continuous improvement are key success factors. Brenco, located just south of Richmond in Petersburg, Virginia, is the #1 US producer of tapered roller bearings in the railroad industry. Talented and motivated individuals will have the opportunity to do the best work of their lives with an established 65 year-old company.
Serving as a liaison between Finance and the various operational departments, the Manager of Plant Finance is responsible for identifying financially-based challenges throughout the organization, researching various solution alternatives, and leading the implementation of improvement initiatives. This role will also assist the Director of Finance and Plant Controller with forecasting and analysis projects as they relate to company growth and strategy, capital investment, and cost improvement initiatives. This position also has pivotal roles during the month-end close process providing detailed sales information and bridging of sales activities during the month; additionally, this position is responsible for developing departmental budgets during the annual planning process, and assisting the Director of Finance with the annual plan presentation.
Working with various departments (i.e., Supply Chain, Operations, Engineering, HR Safety and Environmental) across the organization, including joint ventures, to identify, develop and implement cost savings and process improvement initiatives;
Prepares trending and analyses of financial results and developing reporting tools for key operating metrics;
Completes monthly sales activity detail during month-end close, and is responsible for completing the sales activity bridges as part of the monthly close process;
Assists and supports (as necessary) Amsted Rail’s newest business, Amsted Seals and Forming;Assisting the Director of Finance and Plant Controller in the preparation of the annual financial plan;
Develops and maintains departmental budgets for the annual plan and throughout the fiscal year;
Responsible for completing a detailed review of the divisions cost accounting strategy and provide a detailed review with recommendations for improvement;
Developing and monitoring the company’s cost accounting strategy;Assisting the Director of Finance with financial impact analyses of various growth, strategic, sourcing (i.e., make vs buy), and capital investment opportunities;
Assists project managers with capital requests in analyzing payback, IRR, NPV and other project critical analysis prior to submission for divisional approval.
Bachelor's Degree in Finance/Accounting with 5-10 years experience
MBA a plus
Experience completing tasks and assignments with a minimum level of supervision
Understanding of business processes within a manufacturing environment and working knowledge of cost accounting concepts
Analytical skills and strong mastery of Excel
Project management skills
Experience with SAP
Experience with cost accounting systems
Excellent communication skills across all levels of the organization
Willingness to relocate domestically or internationally for advancement opportunities.
Visit our websites at www.amstedrail.com to find out more about what makes our workplace special, whether it is being an employee-owner, our active commitment to employee development, or simply enjoying the view of our park-like campus with our scenic stream and fishing pond and expansive grounds which are home to geese year-round! With barely a 30-minute commute from Richmond, we are easy to get to via both I-95 and I-295.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Brentwood School inspires every student to:
Think critically and creatively.
Shape a future with meaning.
Middle School English Teacher
Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is looking for a full time Middle School English teacher, to begin in August of 2018. We are looking for individuals from independent, public, private, or charter schools, with experience in teaching middle school age students and one or more degrees in English.
It is expected that a successful candidate would:
Teach four sections of Middle School English
Serve as an advisor to a group of students
Make English meaningful and relevant by inspiring students
Communicate with students and parents as necessary
Revise and plan new curriculum in conjunction with other members of the English department
Incorporate educational technology throughout instruction and course work
Perform additional duties, such as leading a club and chaperoning events, as needed
In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:
Strong collaboration skills
An interest in and openness to professional growth and development
Commitment to diversity and inclusion
A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that better represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles. Information about our school can be found at www.bwscampus.com . Please submit a letter of interest and a resume to:
Nasrin Farahmand Administrative Assistant to the Middle School Director 100 S. Barrington Place Los Angeles, CA 90049 Fax 310-476-5844 email@example.com
New York, NY, USA
Vice Dean for External Relations and Development
Columbia Business School
New York, NY
Columbia University is committed to the advancement of knowledge and learning at the highest level and to conveying the products of its efforts across the world. Embodying this mission, Columbia Business School (CBS) develops transformative ideas and leaders – from the very center of business. The School's M.S., M.B.A., Ph.D. and Executive Education programs cultivate builders of enterprise who create value for their stakeholders and society at large.
CBS further prepares these students for career success by connecting their classroom education to the trading floors, board rooms, and retail stores where theory is put into practice. Columbia Business School is equally committed to creating and disseminating pathbreaking knowledge, concepts and tools which advance the understanding and practice of management.
The Vice Dean for External Relations and Development will serve as the chief development officer for the School, working with some of the most generous philanthropists of this generation. Alongside the Dean, the Vice Dean will cultivate, solicit and steward transformational philanthropic support to advance the School's mission. The Vice Dean will also lead a dynamic team of 50+ experts focusing in the areas of corporate and foundations relations, alumni relations, individual giving and strategic communications.
To apply or to refer candidates, please contact Jon Derek Croteau, Ed.D., Vice President for Client Relations, at http://bit.ly/COLUMBIABUSINESSSCHOOL
City of Portland
Portland, OR, USA
Senior Engineer - Water
Closing Date/Time: Mon. 03/12/18 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Salary: $7,633.00 - $10,174.00 Monthly Senior Engineers will be working in the Engineering Services Group. Senior Engineers supervise and participate in complex engineering projects and analysis, including providing research, preparing planning documents, and developing plans and designs for a variety of water facilities. This position performs as project engineer-of-record and/or project manager on public works design and construction projects; and plan and direct the work of professional and technical staff, consultants and contractors.
To view the full job announcement and apply visit: http://bit.ly/2F4FcSd