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Nuvera Fuel Cells, LLC Cost Accountant in Billerica, Massachusetts

Job Title

Cost Accountant

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Job Description

Nuvera Fuel Cells, LLC is a manufacturer of heavy-duty, zero-emissions hydrogen fuel cell stacks and engines for mobility applications. With facilities located in the U.S. and Europe, Nuvera provides clean, safe, and efficient products designed to meet the rigorous needs of industrial vehicles and other transportation markets.

Nuvera is a subsidiary of Hyster-Yale Group, Inc., which designs, engineers, manufactures, sells, and services a comprehensive line of lift trucks and aftermarket parts marketed globally primarily under the Hyster® and Yale® brand names. Hyster-Yale Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. (NYSE:HY). Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. and its subsidiaries, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, employ approximately 7,600 people worldwide.

We are seeking a Cost Accountant to join our team. This role’s functions include the ongoing integrity of the monthly inventory, cost of sales, and standard cost for the Nuvera plant. Other responsibilities include product cost analysis, project accounting, overhead rate development, manufacturing variance analysis, preparation of various analyses for management decision making and serving on cross-functional project teams relating to cost and inventory.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Monthly analysis and explanations of manufacturing variances, financial closing responsibilities

  • Monitor manufacturing inventories and produce various management reports, analyses and KPI related to inventory

  • Monitor standard costs, and analysis and reconciliation of margin and Cost of Sales and related to closing activities

  • Based upon a daily/weekly schedule physically verify inventory on hand ABC cycle counts and evaluate ABC ratings semi-annually

  • Assist in the investigation and analyze inventory inaccuracies to identify root cause of discrepancies. Investigation will include discussion with representatives in functional areas that may impact accuracy of data to determine cause.

  • Monitor product cost through Bellwether cost change analysis/Develop and implement year end standard cost uplift, prepare E&O and LCM analysis

  • Project and government accounting and reporting

Required Job Qualifications (unless otherwise noted):

Educational Background

  • Bachelors’ degree, major in Accounting or related field

Previous Work Experience

  • Minimum 1-3 years in a manufacturing environment

Special Skills, Experience and Abilities

  • SAP experience

  • Microsoft Excel Experience (Lookups, Pivot Tables, Logical Formulas, etc.)

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Technical background in inventory and cost accounting methodologies

  • Government accounting regulations

Physical requirements/Work environment

  • Office Environment

  • Ability to move about the office to access inventory, file cabinets, etc.

Travel Required

  • Minimal, up to 5% for training

Nuvera Fuel Cells, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V

Nuvera participates in e-Verify.

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Employment Type

Full time

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Travel Required

Primary Location

Nuvera US Billerica, MA


129 Concord Road Building 1

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Relocation Assistance Available


We are an equal opportunity employer with an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and life insurance, 401(k) and profit sharing.


Join us! Let’s move the world together™

Nuvera, a fuel cell pioneer with a unique perspective, is powering widespread fuel cell vehicle adoption.

Nuvera manufactures heavy-duty, zero-emission fuel cell engines for motive and stationary applications. With teams located in the US, Europe, and Asia, Nuvera provides advanced industrial power products designed to meet rigorous commercial requirements.