Cost Accountant

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Job ID#: 11302

Contract to Hire Cost Accountant Needed –
Great central Galleria location
to 40$ hourly with experience

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provides support to budget preparation and performance measurements
  • Supervises the catalog of cost centers for maintenance and updates
  • Ensures accounting integration in the information technology system.
  • Cooperates in the development of new opportunities identifying areas for improvement
  • Complies with policies, procedures and management standards, and ensures adherence with all laws and regulations that apply to the area of responsibility
  • Develop and maintain the cost accounting system, documents, and records of the organization
  • Analyze and recommend costs and cost savings
  • Prepare and complete internal cost audits
  • Comply with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for financial statements
  • Analyze the data collected and log a detailed record of the results
  • Analyze any changes in inventory provided to determine what effect it has on the cost
  • Analyze manufacturing costs and prepare regular reports comparing standardized costs to actual production costs
  • Make estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Provide management with reports that specify and compare factors that affect prices and profitability of products or services
  • Assist in audits and general ledger preparation
  • Conduct physical inventories and monitor the cycle count program

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in accounting or related field (essential).
  • Certified public accountant CPA eligible
  • 2+ years of Cost Accounting work experience
  • Sound understanding of accounting principles
  • Experience with SAP or other ERP systems preferred
  • Excellent report-writing, communication, and software skills.

 

 

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