The cost accountant position is accountable for reporting daily plant costs to appropriate personnel , submitting daily/month end inventories, daily productivity reports and other daily/monthly cost accounting reports required by the Plant Management.
Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts
Investigate cycle counting variances and resolve issues
Update standard costs in the bill of materials
: The cost accounting position is also involved with maintenance parts management including inventory control (using a maintenance tracking program), issuance/tracking of plant purchase orders and tracking of plant project expenditures. This position may also include training of a back-up for absenteeism purposes. Additional responsibilities may also be required as requested.
3+ years of accounting/finance experience. Also, a BA/BS degree, as well as excellent analysis skills, and the ability to collaborate with a multi-department team. Also helpful to have experience manipulating large databases.