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LVT — LiveView Technologies

LVT — LiveView Technologies

american fork, ut, usa
Posted on Saturday, March 16, 2024

Why LVT:

LVT (LiveView Technologies) is making the world a safer place, and we need your help! Based in Utah, LVT is the world's leader in physical security platforms and data. With our systems in every state and working with Fortune 500 enterprise companies, we're positioned for vast expansion in the years to come. While we were founded nearly 20 years ago, we stay true to our roots of innovation, which has led to our consistent scaling of a rate of 100% year-over-year in the last 5 years. If you are looking for a market-leading organization with untapped potential, look no further than LVT.

We’ve been very intentional about our growth and profitability, which has driven our massive growth trajectory. We need self-motivated, innovative go-getters at every level to keep up with the explosive demand. At LVT, we provide a fulfilling career that allows you to live your best life at work and at home. We provide the culture to work smart and have fun while giving you the flexibility needed for yourself and your loved ones.

If you are looking for an opportunity with leadership, ownership, and accountability, and you're excited about contributing to a high-growth company with a strong foundation where you can make an immediate impact, read on!

Role Description:

We are looking for an analyst to join our finance team and help us set up a more scalable process to manage and optimize our manufacturing costs. You will collect, analyze, and report on cost data using various software tools such as Acumatica, Adaptive Planning, ServiceNow, and Excel. You will also assist in budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis and provide recommendations to improve our profitability and efficiency.


  • Develop and maintain cost accounting policies and procedures
  • Collect and maintain cost information and data from various sources, such as invoices, purchase orders, inventory records, and production reports
  • Analyze and report on cost variances, margins, and profitability by product, customer, and business unit
  • Develop and update standard costs and overhead rates for manufactured goods and monitor actual costs against standards
  • Perform cost-volume-profit (CVP) analysis and scenario modeling to support decision-making and planning
  • Prepare and review monthly, quarterly, and annual cost reports and forecasts and assist in month-end and year-end closing activities
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to provide cost insights and recommendations for improving business performance and efficiency
  • Ensure compliance with accounting principles, policies, and procedures, and maintain accurate and complete cost accounting records
  • Support internal and external audits and reviews and provide relevant documentation and information as needed
  • Stay updated on cost accounting best practices, trends, and technologies, and identify opportunities for process improvement and automation

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in cost accounting, preferably in the manufacturing industry
  • Proficient in using Acumatica (or another cloud-based ERP software), Adaptive Planning, and Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Willingness to travel occasionally to our manufacturing facilities
  • Knowledge of GAAP and cost accounting standards and methods