Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant

Our client, a manufacturer located in the Lufkin area, seeks a Cost Accountant to add to their team.  This is a newly created position due to growth.  This role will be part of an 8-person Accounting & Finance team.

Cost Accountant Responsibilities include:

  • Analyze plant performance on a daily & monthly basis.
  • Perform analysis related to manufacturing spending, actuals versus standard costs, material yields, overhead and more.
  • Be a business partner with operations to support product costing and inventory management.
  • Prepare month end cost adjustments and journal entries related to the month end close process.
  • Assist in the physical inventory process, reconcile physical inventory counts vs the GL, investigate material variances and propose adjustments as needed.
  • Prepare and review inventory reports and reconciliations throughout the month to assist in properly managing the control of inventory.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Cost Accountant Requirements

  • BBA or BS in Accounting or Finance
  • 3+ years of standard cost accounting and / or inventory experience
  • Excellent communication skills
Job ID: 1547870