Senior Cost Accountant
Location: West Haven
Posted on: November 19, 2023
National manufacturing firm looking for experienced Accountant
to join their team!This Jobot Job is hosted by: Christine
McNamaraAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply"
button and sending us your resume.Salary: $80,000 - $95,000 per
yearA bit about us:We are currently seeking a dynamic and
experienced Senior Cost Accountant to join our team in the medical
industry. This is a permanent, full-time position that offers a
unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in our organization's
financial management and strategic planning. The successful
candidate will be responsible for the analysis and reporting of
financial data, cost control, and the establishment of effective
cost accounting systems. This role requires a high level of
accuracy, attention to detail, and the ability to work under
pressure to meet tight deadlines.Why join us?
- Medical, Dental, & Vision
- 401k with company match
- 10% annual performance bonus
- Generous PTO
- Exponential growth opportunitiesJob DetailsResponsibilities:
- Lead the development and implementation of cost accounting
systems and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial
- Conduct regular cost analyses to identify opportunities for
cost reduction and efficiency improvements.
- Prepare and present detailed monthly cost reports to senior
management, highlighting trends, variances, and potential areas of
- Collaborate with various departments to gather and analyze
production data, ensuring accurate cost allocation.
- Participate in the preparation of annual budgets and financial
forecasts, providing expert advice on cost-related issues.
- Monitor and analyze inventory, including raw materials,
supplies, and finished goods.
- Utilize ERP systems to optimize cost accounting processes and
improve data accuracy.
- Ensure compliance with relevant accounting standards and
- Participate in internal and external audits, providing
necessary information and addressing any issues raised.
- Continually develop knowledge and skills in cost accounting,
staying up-to-date with industry trends and
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Management
Accountant (CMA) designation is preferred.
- 3+ years of experience in accounting, preferably in the CPG,
retail, or manufacturing sectors.
- Experience with inventory cost analysis is preferred.
- Proficiency in using ERP systems and advanced Excel
- Strong understanding of cost accounting principles and
- Excellent analytical skills, with the ability to analyze
complex financial data and produce meaningful reports.
- Strong communication skills, with the ability to effectively
present financial information to non-financial stakeholders.
- High level of accuracy and attention to detail.
- Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
- Demonstrated problem-solving skills and the ability to think
- Knowledge of the medical industry would be an asset.Interested
in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply"
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