Cost Accountant

Recruiter
Griff Paper and Film Inc
Location
United States
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
19 Sep 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
We are hiring an experienced Cost Accountant to help us keep growing. If you're dedicated and ambitious, Griff is an excellent place to grow your career.

The Cost Account/Cost Analyst will be responsible for:
  • Planning, studying and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor.
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Developing standard cost for materials and labor
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Providing management with cost of good sold and production reports
  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System
  • Assisting in Month End close of the General Ledger
  • Conducts and reconcile physical inventories and cycle counts
  • Prepare monthly inventory reconciliation
  • Developing depreciation schedules
Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 3–5 years of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment
  • Bacholars Degree in Accounting
  • Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; ground understanding of accounting principals
  • Computer Literate–Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word
  • Experience with Epicor a plus
  • Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
  • Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly,quarterly, and annual reports