Company: Qualitel Corp.
Posted on: May 14, 2022
Qualitel is a contract manufacturer of mission-critical
electronics, specializing in a full range of high-mix, low-volume
and high-reliability products and services.
Qualitel was started in 1995 by its current President, Tuanhai
Hoang and has become one of Washington State's fastest growing
companies in the new millennium. Located only 20 miles north of
Seattle in Everett, Washington, Qualitel remains a private company
with a reputation for products and services of the highest
The company is known for its commitment to a "lean" culture which
allows it to offer the shortest lead times and highest quality
production available today. -By placing a singular emphasis on
flexibility and responsiveness, Qualitel is able to offer efficient
execution of unique, difficult and complex projects.
Company success is further predicated on:
Customer focused service
Operational excellence using lean manufacturing systems
All relevant quality registrations and certifications
High-mix and high reliability EMS expertise
State-of-the-art, redundant equipment
Inventory and obsolescence management
Supply change management and automated BIM ordering systems
Barcode component and WO traceability
Trained and certified IPC-610 and J-STD-001 workforce
Data Analyst has overall responsibility for analyzing all costs and
pricing at Qualitel with the purpose of finding cost reduction and
variance opportunities. -This will include:
- - - - - - -Costing and pricing analysis & variance reporting
- - - - - - -Analysis of actual, standard, and quoted costs for
labor and materials.
- - - - - - -Analyze variances for sales orders, purchase orders,
and work orders to quoted costs and standards
- - - - - - -Analyze expenses and COGS
- - - - - - -Providing managers and team with clear, understandable
and useful reports and metrics
- - - - - - -Using data and relevant analysis, advises manager on
improvement of profit margins, and cost of goods and services.
- - - - - - -Review, interpret, analyze and communicates important
financial information to President and leadership team.
1) - - -Experience with data/financial analysis, and specifically
with product/job costing, variance analysis, profit margin
2) - - -Using advance functions in Excel and Pivot Tables.
3) - - -Experience with accessing complex data from SQL and Access
databases and translating this understandable language for
4) - - -Experience in a manufacturing environment, and preferably a
5) - - -Experience with setting up and working with cost methods in
6) - - -Demonstrated ability to make operational and management
decisions in response to changing conditions and emergencies.
7) - - -Ability to effectively interface and team with all levels
of an organization, and to maintain positive, constructive
relationships with operating personnel.
8) - - -Exceptional interpersonal communications skills, including
strong verbal and writing ability; presentation skills; ability to
listen "actively" and to calibrate communication style to all
levels of the company for maximum effectiveness.
9) - - -A Bachelor's degree, preferably in finance, accounting,
supply chain or related.
1) - -Experience with "lean" and "continuous improvement"
principles and practices.
2) - -Experience in a multi-line, multi-product manufacturing or
electronic assembly company with complex costing challenges.
3) - -Experience with box-build and high level assemblies with many
configurations and subassemblies.
COMPANY CULTURE: - The culture of Qualitel is characterized by
doing what it takes to get things done, continuous improvement of
processes and systems, a "hands on" commitment to accomplishing the
best product possible for the customer, a bias for action and
excellence, and operating with a lean mentality.
Employees are held to high performance standards, but always
treated with respect and dignity.
FIRST 3 to 6 MONTHS:
Analyze costs and profit margins for the current customers, major
product lines, and top gross margin products.
Help implement cost analysis system that can quickly provide profit
margin by product by. -Compares quotes to actuals to provide
variances from WO to Sales Order.
Analyze top 3 COGS accounts
Fix found system costing issues and variances as identified
Provide existing weekly and monthly dashboard and metrics
BETWEEN 6 to 12 MONTHS:
Analysis of all COGS and expenses
Complete analysis of profit margins for all products and new
Analyze costings for Express division
Improve existing dashboard and metrics
Provide better analysis timely and identify cost reduction
Provide accurate profitability and variances by work orders and by
Clean up labor and materials variances on financial statement
AFTER 12 MONTHS:
Have a cost analysis system that will identify profitability for
all new products and existing products that other can use.
Update a cost model that Qualitel can use to quote include labor
and materials burden rate.
Qualitel has a system that can effectively review variances
Set up automated reports and alerts with IT
BEHAVIORAL TRAITS & SKILLS:
Someone committed to hard work in a TEAM environment-doing what it
takes to get the job done in a timely way.
Someone who demonstrates a commitment to continuous learning in the
way they perform their everyday work.
A person who naturally conveys and promotes a positive, "can-do",
forward looking attitude and approach.
Someone who demonstrates a high "EQ" (Emotional Intelligence) and
evidences a preference for collaboration across departments and
REASONING ABILITY: - Ability to define problems, collect data,
establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret
an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or
diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: - The physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to talk or hear. -The employee frequently is required to
use hands to finger, handle, or feel. -The employee is occasionally
required to stand, walk, and sit. -Specific vision abilities
required by this job include close vision, and distance vision.
COMPENSATION: -A competitive base salary, benefit package and
Keywords: Qualitel Corp., Everett , Cost Analyst/Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Everett, Washington
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