Cost Accountant

Full time in Accounting / Finance Email Job
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Job Detail

  • Job ID 711
  • Industry Finance

Job Description

Job Description

• Prepare, analyze and report weekly, monthly, quarterly gross margin analysis by brand by customer type
• Prepare and provide analysis of cost variance
• Assist in month-end closing, prepare journal entries as necessary, analyze inventory evaluation, inventory roll forward
• Forecast and budgeting for Product Controllers
• Conduct Rotational Inventory Audit (physical stock count)
• Work closely with Supply Chain to provide them with support relating to cost related matters
• Coordinate with IT department for system issues, maintenance and development such as production, purchasing, import/export, accounts payable, accounts receivable, import/export IT, receiving, shipping, and other.
• Analyze cost accounting data and assist with cycle count/physical inventories
• Maintain internal control documentation and test internal controls
• Prepare detailed account analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory, liability accounts by customer type by division
• Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in regards to cost analyses and profitability
• Participate in the preparation of the annual plant operating budget including standard product cost development, budgeted variances, cost center budgeting, headcount requirements, volume analysis and raw material pricing analysis
• Work in special projects as required
• Ensure timely submission, accuracy and validity of inventory, gross margin schedules to management

Qualification and Skills that CA should have:
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
• 1-2years expereince as a cost controller
• Ability to perform the essential functions of the job typically acquired
• Ability to research, compile, analyze and interpret data
• Good written, verbal communication and collaborative skills
• Proficiency in Excel and Microsoft Office products
• Ability to analyze and reconcile complex accounts and reserves
• Strong organizational and communicational skills
• Detail oriented
• Ability to work independently under minimal supervision