Cost Analyst

Excelsior Nutrition Inc. (Anaheim, CA)

Due to the growth of our business, Excelsior Nutrition Inc. is in demand for the professional services of a Cost Analyst. The Cost Analyst will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Improve the accuracy of cost calculations for company products by applying different formulas, algorithms, and finished product specifications provided by the RD department and customers. Formulate detailed estimations to decrease deviation from actual manufacturing costs and to prevent company losses.
  • Assist in development and maintenance of cost estimating system, calculation models and other cost estimating duties to achieve business objectives.
  • Evaluate the cost of materials with different vendors by collecting quotes of all partnered and potential suppliers from procurement.
  • Improve cost savings by analyzing RD formula and packaging specifications and assess cost effectiveness of company products.
  • Estimate manufacturing cost for different production phases and calculate the changes in regular costs due to new products and new processes.
  • Examine labor costs by reviewing standard working hours in historical production BPRs (batch records) in each phase and by calculating labor hourly rate of efficiency.
  • Determine and update all related manufacturing cost by analyzing different multipliers or factors to modify calculation models.
  • Perform monthly variable analysis on direct materials, direct labors, and manufacture overhead to compare the differences between budgeted cost and actual cost.

Minimum Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Financial Mathematics or Finance.
  2. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access.
  3. Financial modeling and quantitative analysis experience, familiar with SQL and VBA.
  4. Good interpersonal skills and communication skills, both verbal and written.
  5. Highly motivated team player with ability to handle multi-tasks within deadlines.


Apply to Excelsior Nutrition Inc., 1206 N. Miller Street, Suite D, Anaheim, CA 92806.