Manufacturing firm is seeking a Cost Accountant JOB SUMMARY: This position is accountable for the AP and cash reporting, assist with ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist the controller with performing the following: ?Perform the monthly Cost/Inventory close process and review manufacturing variances ?Establish standard costs for manufactured items in the facility by working with engineering, production, and purchasing to accurately distribute production costs ?Coordinate physical inventory count for this year-end and setup cycle count process for future years ?Work with Production Support to investigate variances, provide feedback, and resolve errors ?Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies ?Work with management on annual budget process ?Work with Production support on a quarterly review of obsolete inventory ?Analyze manufacturing variances and prepare inventory roll-forwards monthly ?Month end close processes ?Other duties as assigned QUALIFICATIONS: ?Bachelor?s Degree in Accounting ?3-5 years cost accounting experience in a Manufacturing environment ?Must have knowledge on standard costing systems ?Excellent written/oral communication and interpersonal skills required ?Advanced computer skills in MS Office and ERP software ?Highly organized and detail oriented is a must ?Ability to collaborate with a multi-department team ?Excellent problem solving skills. Must have initiative and drive to root out problems and provide solutions ?Ability to work without constant direction and monitor own work to ensure quality ?Ability to work independently and monitor own work to ensure quality ?Must be dependable; consistent attendance/punctuality is required ?Ability to prioritize, follow policies and procedures
Cost Accountant ERP Manufacturing
Employment Type: Temporary-to-full-time