Senior Cost Accountant

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Location
Portland, Oregon, United States
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
29 Nov 2020
Closes
01 Dec 2020
Ref
11012-159
Job role
Accountant
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Mission/Summary:

The Senior Cost Accountant/Financial Analyst provides assistance in the interpretation of financial information and ensures accurate financial results primarily in the area of Inventory.

Key Responsibilities (job responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following):
  • Perform monthly inventory of Raw Materials
  • Reconcile consignment Inventory
  • Perform monthly costing in SAP
  • Provide weekly and monthly Inventory & Production reports
  • Monthly accounting of Utilities
  • Maintain Fixed Assets Ledger
  • Review Freight Payables
  • Perform month end GL Reconciliations
  • Provide customer pricing for new products and routinely update for existing products
  • Perform analysis and project work as necessary.
  • Assist with annual budgeting process as necessary


Background/Experience
  • 3 years minimum accounting experience in a manufacturing environment with an ERP system (preferably SAP).
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications, advanced level of Excel.
  • Experience with standard costing


Education/Knowledge
  • BA or BS in Accounting required


Specific Skills
  • Action oriented and self-motivated: enjoys working hard and acts with the right amount of planning. Seizes opportunities to achieve goals and improve the process.
  • Hands-on individual with keen interest in quickly learning and applying new skills who can follow written/verbal instructions and meet deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Adheres to the corporate core values and beliefs during good times and bad
  • Solid problem-solving skills utilizing rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to be able to communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Good organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work 8 hours/day plus overtime as required