Senior Cost Accountant

Company: Creative Financial Staffing ( Learn More )

General Information
$80,000.00 - $85,000.00 /Year
4 Year Degree
3 to 7 years
Not Specified
Job Description

Senior Cost Accountant

About the Company

Our client is a leading manufacturing organization looking to add a Senior Cost Accountant to their team. This fast growing organization offers high potential for growth and is looking to mold this cost accountant  into their next controller.  This company dominants the market in their industry and offers generous benefits and a fun environment.  

Job Responsibilities

As a Senior Cost Accountant, you should have detailed experience in understanding the components of overhead cost, burden rates, company allocations to develop rates, work center, routing, BOM and work orders.

Specific duties in this Senior Cost Accountant role include:

  • PPV
  • Monitor control procedures surrounding key costing files (Item Costs, Bills of Material, Routings
    Labor Reporting)
  • Coding MRO's and PO's
  • Physical Inventory
  • Support general accounting functions that include journal entries, inventory analysis, monthly obsolesce review/reserve, monthly cycle accounting
  • Assist in the annual audits, both internal and external, as required
  • Other support includes analysis and planning as well

  • Job Requirements
    We are looking for a Senior Cost Accountant with strong analytical and problem-solving skills. You should be highly organized and detail-oriented and possess the ability to effectively work both independently or in a team setting. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

    Specific requirements for this Senior Cost Accountant position include:
    • Manufacturing and cost accounting environment
    • 3-5 years experience in cost accounting 
    • Oracle experience and JD Edwards
    • Cost reporting, working with production team, standard cost Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
    • Personality: smart, driven, A Player, integrity 
    • CPA or CMA- a plus

    Keywords: accountant, cost accountant, cost accounting, general ledger