Senior Cost Accountant

Compensation

: $70,050.00 - $107,020.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Accounting



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Our client, a manufacturer in the Broward area is in need of a Senior Cost Accountant . The need is immediate for a consulting engagement and the Senior Cost Accountant will be reporting to the Controller. The Senior Cost Accountant responsibilities are listed below:


SENIOR COST ACCOUNTANT RESPONSIBILITIES:


Prepare financial statements and supporting schedules according to monthly close schedule


Facilitate and complete monthly close procedures


Calculate overhead rates and set up expense budgets and issue monthly variance reports


Prepare and analyze cost reports, new product cost build ups and costing reviews


Analyze revenues, commissions and expenses to ensure they are recorded on a monthly basis


Prepare monthly account reconciliations


Review and prepare financial statements on a monthly basis and report on variances


Assist with financial and tax audits


Handle monthly and annual inventory reconciliation


Assist with quarterly producer commission reports; analyzing and correcting discrepancies


SENIOR ACCOUNTANT REQUIREMENTS:


Bachelors or higher degree in Accounting or Finance


5+ years accounting/finance experience; CPA a plus, but not required


Oracle or ERP experience preferred


Highly detail-oriented and organized in work


Must have excellent communications skills


Ability to meet assigned deadlines


Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a customer service focus


Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from Manager


If you or anyone you know is interested and qualified, please apply!




Job Requirements:
  • Prepare monthly cost accounting journal entries
  • Perform standard cost variance analysis
  • Prepare monthly cost variance analysis (current cost vs. standard cost)
  • Prepare monthly cost and inventory related journal entries
  • Setup standard cost, variance analysis
  • Perform inventory and cost accounting duties
  • Generate necessary cost accounting entries and reconciliations
  • Perform cost and variance analysis
  • Prepare month end cost reporting and analysis
  • Perform monthly variance analysis to standard costs
  • Prepare month-end cost accounting journal entries, and closing activities for inventory accounts
  • Maintain standard manufacturing cost system and issue monthly variance analysis
  • Review the month end inventory journal entries
  • Review cost, variance analysis, and cost controls
  • Analyze the cost accounting results
  • Analyze inventory ledger accounts and physical inventory count variances
  • Perform cost accounting activities including standard cost development, average pricing analysis, margin and cost ratio analysis, inventory control, variance analysis
  • Preparing cost reports related to incurred cost
  • Analyze actual manufacturing costs vs. standard cost and prepare periodic reporting comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Prepare inventory journal entries and reconciliations
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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