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Fresh Jobs at BURN

Fresh Jobs at BURN

Fresh Jobs at BURN

Fresh Jobs at BURN

BURN designs, manufactures, and distributes aspirational fuel-efficient cooking products that save lives and forests in the developing world.BURN has revolutionized the global cookstove sector by proving the business case for selling a high quality, locally manufactured and unsubsidized cookstoves.Since 2013, BURN has sold 200,000+ high quality, Open Jobs

Cost Accountant

Duties and Responsibilities:

  •  Act as “Business Partner” between Corporate Finance, the Product Creation teams, Corporate Manufacturing groups, and sales teams by establishing strong working relationships.
  •  Analyze the trends of Key Performance Indicators (KPI), especially those relating to financial metrics such as sales, expenditures, profit margin, delinquency, collections, inventory days, etc.
  •  Preparation & Monitoring of unit Economics and calculation of the cost variance.
  •  Monitor the commercial team’s KPI and identify the cause of any unexpected variances.
  •  Determine standard costs and investigate variances with actual costs.
  •  Estimate product costs for existing and new products.
  •  Preparing cost of goods sold and production reports.
  •  Prepare detailed reports, both periodically and ad-hoc for the full life cycle of the products.
  •  Suggest cost-reducing or profitable solutions.
  •  Divisional Profitability Reporting – Provide visibility to divisional contribution to overall company profitability.
  •  Product Line Profitability, Reporting & Analysis – Create accessible profitability reporting.
  •  Prepare monthly operations variance analysis report, for all relevant cost lines.

Skills and Experience:

  •  A bachelor’s degree in finance, Accounting; or Certified Public Accountant (CPA)/MBA.
  •  Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized, ability to think creatively, and self-motivated.
  •  3+ years’ experience as of Sales & Cost analyst.
  •  Proven experience as a cost analyst, cost specialist, or similar role.
  •  Strong analytical skills & familiarity with business and financial principles
  •  Excellent communication & Outstanding organizational skills
  •  Experience in data, operational and financial analysis
  •  Strong technology expertise, including proficiency with Microsoft Excel and experience with enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems.

Senior UX Designer

Duties and Responsibilities:

  •  Lead the UX/UI designs across all platforms and channels.
  •  Manage and direct other jr. UX/UI members on the team.
  •  Establish best practices for UX development as well as implementation with SW engineering.
  •  Create and manage design assets for engineering and the UX team.
  •  Design and implements market research activities such as focus groups and surveys.
  •  Create and present visual concepts for new and innovative electric cooking products using various visual communication methods such as sketches, digital illustrations, Figma, Adobe XD, Illustrator etc.
  •  Create user flows and wireframes.
  •  Design and prototype concepts using low fidelity paper and digital methods.
  •  Work closely with software engineers to implement designs.
  •  Create clear technical documentation of requirements.
  •  Follow human-centered design practices when developing designs.
  •  Ensure all designs are consistent with Burn’s style and branding strategy.
  •  Provide inputs and initiate research activities to resolve and support design decisions.
  •  Contribute to creating related digital products to insure consistent user experience across products.
  •  Communicating with the respective stakeholders such as hardware and software about the project and their task herein.
  •  Testing concepts and prototypes in the lab and field.
  • Skills and Experience:
  •  BFA or BA in Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Product Design, or similar fields.
  •  3 +year of demonstrated work experience in relevant consumer product field designing products.
  •  Proficient Figma or Adobe XD , Adobe CC ( Mostly Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign).
  •  Proficient in core MS Office products.
  •  Solid sketching and rapid visual communication skills.
  •  A portfolio of current work. Candidates will be required to present work samples and or portfolio to demonstrate communication skills as well as their design skills.
  •  Self-managed and motivated.
  •  Experience in physical product design and engineering is a plus.
  •  Graphic design for products.
  •  Experience with eCommerce and Pay Go.

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