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Cost Accountant

Are you ready to start your career and make a meaningful impact on a dynamic organization? Join the team as an Cost Accountant and become a key player in shaping the future. 


Primary Responsibilities 

  • Monthly inventory reporting (raw materials, turns, cycle times, and product line totals.)
  • Month end closing of production inventories
  • Make adjusting entries for inventory/WIP transactions
  • Reconcile ending balances to general ledger
  • Review and preparation of sales order quote cost workups
  • Identify cost reduction opportunities; monitor and report progress
  • Support of annual business plan
  • Work with production on monthly spending variances
  • Analyze major sales projects, costs, and report on profitability
  • Complete annual physical inventory and reconciliation
  • Participate in annual government annualization re-costing process
  • Prepare ROI and related analysis for capital projects; monitor progress
  • Support other accounting projects as needed



 Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, or other related field


Preferences, Skills, Abilities

  • Experience with manufacturing cost accounting, project accounting and/or financial decision support is preferred
  • Experience with Hyperion preferred
  • Strong analytical capability and business acumen with the ability to format data and presentations to support needs of different levels of the organization
  • An understanding and ability to strike the balance between the tactical, functional and strategic needs of the organization
  • High attention to detail and problem solving capabilities. Strong working knowledge of accounting and cost accounting principles and thorough understanding of GAAP
  • Intermediate to advanced experience with MS Office and MS Access
  • Strong inter-personal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task in fast paced environment with competing priorities
  • Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with high level of difficulty