Unformatted text preview: purchasing manager. 10-9 An unfavorable direct-material quantity variance means that a larger amount of material was used in the production process than should have been used in accordance with the standard. A favorable variance has the opposite interpretation. 10-10 The manager in the best position to influence the direct-material quantity variance usually is the production manager....
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- Spring '08
- Variance, production manager, Cauchy distribution, purchasing manager