Cost Accounting Clerk II

Merit Medical Systems, Inc. South Jordan , UT 84095

Posted 2 months ago


Performs cost accounting clerk responsibilities.


  • Enter new and existing costing of products in the database.

  • Provide daily costing bids (kits).

  • Review and close out of work orders, assist Cost Accountant in investigating any large variances, and work with production to identify and resolve any unusual items.

  • Prepares reports such as Cost per Unit, Factory Variance, Purchase Price Variance, etc.

  • Perform various database maintenance functions (data loading, account aliases, resources, overheads, etc.)

  • Assist in inventory account reconciliations.

  • Assist with updates of standard costs.

  • Assist in analysis of actual product costs versus standard.

  • Assist in the reconciliation and close out process of the inventory modules in Oracle.

  • Perform other duties, as assigned.


  • Education equivalent to a High School diploma and four years of related experience.

  • Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, database and other applicable software programs.

  • Ability and willingness to work as a part of an accounting team to accomplish organizational tasks and accounting deadlines.

  • Willingness to work overtime when necessary to meet financial reporting deadlines.

  • Ability to work independently to perform tasks.

  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in performing accounting tasks.

  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal and written communication skills.


  • Database data entry

  • Report preparation/review

  • Customer service-communication

  • Computer skills (especially spreadsheets)

  • Work order close-out


  • Lifting -- Not to exceed 50 lbs. -- local practice may apply.

  • Writing

  • Sitting

  • Standing

  • Bending

  • Visual acuity

  • Color perception

  • Depth perception

  • Reading

  • Field of vision/peripheral


Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ, MMSI) was founded in 1987 by Fred P. Lampropoulos. Merit develops, manufactures and markets single-use medical devices primarily for diagnosing and treating cardiovascular and vascular disease. Merit has been successful in introducing and marketing innovative, high-quality products through its expertise in new product design and its capabilities in injection and insert molding of plastics; the application of its proprietary electronic and sensor-based technologies; and wire, extrusion and catheter technologies. Merit also develops and markets embolotherapeutic products for the treatment of uterine fibroids, hypervascularized tumors, and arteriovenous malformations. Embolotherapy procedures are primarily performed by interventional radiologists and use bioengineered microspheres to create targeted vascular occlusion and drug delivery. The Company is utilizing its competitive advantages and technologies to develop and offer products that address a wide range of needs related to cardiology and radiology procedures performed in hospitals. Sales are made primarily to U.S. hospitals through a direct sales force. The Company markets its products in over 60 countries worldwide, utilizing a direct sales force in Europe, and distributors for the remainder of the world.

1600 Merit Parkway
(9800 South Redwood Road)
South Jordan, UT 84095

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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Cost Accounting Clerk II

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