The Cost Account I will be responsible for compiling production, recording accruals, preparing intercompany invoicing or inventory information to support the month end closing process. This position actively participates in the development and enhancement of published procedures, checklist and calendars and administrating the closing process. This role also includes compiling and analyzing preliminary and final month end cost and quarterly cost reports. Cost Accountant II will participate in the annual budgeting and standard setting process including analyzing and reviewing key information around material cost, standardized rates, pay structures, or spending patterns. This position will also participate in the annual physical inventory in a lead auditor role. This position requires coordination with general accounting, plant personnel, engineering, purchasing, payroll, and manufacturing.
Record and analyze financial information related to manufacturing and distribution operations for month end closing including administering and maintaining documented procedures, checklist, and calendars
Analyze and publish accurate cost reports to management both preliminary and final in compliance with established calendar including analytical comments to explain key information
Compile and analyze information to support product costing and/or inventory valuation
Coordinate monthly reconciliation reporting information from foreign locations or reconciliation of key accounts in US locations and participate in quarterly review process
Compile and Analyze information to support the annual budget process to establish (conversion costs, material costs, transportation rates, duty rates, turnkey rates, distribution costs, corporate overhead rates) product cost
Analyze closing results and document feedback to management
Compile and analyze key product cost information (bill of materials, standard allowed minutes) in the Cost system including resolving errors and reviewing for reasonableness
Participate in Physical Inventory; act as Lead auditor, if needed
Assist in special projects or requested cost analysis
The general responsibilities of the position and the time commitment may vary slightly based on requirements of each departmental area outlined below.
Accounting or Cost Accounting experience preferred
We offer competitive pay & benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, & disability insurance, vacation, holidays and 401k.
We are committed to creating a workplace where everyone is treated with respect and empowered to contribute equally. We want to foster a culture of belonging for all employees, and we are focused on attracting, retaining, and developing diverse talent. We believe our differences make us stronger, and for this reason, we are committed to diversity and inclusion practices in our organization
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protect veteran status, disability or any other protected status.
EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity