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Cost Accountant

Responsibilities:

Construct data accumulation systems for a cost accounting system; create and review the controls needed for data accumulation
Develop material, labor and overhead standards
Perform quarterly and annual standard costs review
Analyze actual labor, material, and overhead cost against standards; research and explain variances
Analyze capital budgeting requests
Communicate and explain manufacturing performance through the P&L
Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts; investigate and resolve counting variances
Reconcile applicable balance sheet accounts; validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month end close
Analyze departmental expenses
Participate in development of the annual operating plan and forecasting.
Prepare monthly journal entries and assist with month end close process
Prepare and distribute managerial reports and explain financial results to non-financial audience
Extract, organize, analyze, and report data in a manner that is useful and relevant for making business decisions with the use of ERP system (Microsoft Dynamics experience a plus)
Support the invoicing to customer process
Proactively support business department management
Prepare and report company metrics
Communicate and live the corporate values of Esprit de Corps, Ownership, Tenacity and Total Innovation
Other special projects and responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in finance/accounting
Must be highly skilled in use of Excel and in dealing with financial data
Must have excellent analysis skills and experience in creating and manipulating large databases
Must have knowledge of and experience with standard costing
Effectiveness in this role requires a working knowledge of accounting systems (Microsoft Great Plains a plus or Oracle, SAP, etc.), policies and procedures
Accuracy and attention to detail is required in performing all functions of this position
Must be able to work well both independently and in a team setting
Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Must have excellent work habits and strong customer service focus
Must have the ability to handle multiple tasks with rapidly changing priorities and deadlines
Must have strong organization skills
Must have ability to maintain confidentiality of information and exercise good judgment and discretion in the handling and dissemination of information
International experience a plus

Required experience:

Finance/ Accounting: 5 years

Required education:

Bachelor's

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