Cost Accountant

  • Location
    Everett, Washington
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Cost Accountant

Large company in the North end is looking to add a solid Cost Accountant to their team. In this role you will be responsible for reviewing and tracking manufacturing costs, provided analysis on expense trends, work with the Finance team in assigned special projects.

Parker+Lynch has been asked to assist with fining the right person for this role. Please read below to learn more details and how to apply:


  • Monitor and analyze inventory and provide reports and analysis on variances/anomalies
  • Ensure cost of sales and inventory balance is accurate and balanced for month end close
  • Monitor and update existing and new BOM’s to ensure up to date costs
  • Report and update physical inventory on a monthly basis as changes occur
  • Continually look for ways to improve processes and internal controls
  • Oversee monthly/quarterly physical inventory count
  • Provide financial, compliance, and budget reporting support as needed
  • Monthly account reconciliations
  • Act as a back up to the Controller as needed


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Closely related field
  • CPA or CMA preferred but not required


  • 3+ years of Accounting Experience in the Manufacturing Industry
  • Strong understanding of standard cost structures, inventory control/valuation and Bill of Material Management
  • Strong knowledge of cost and financial accounting principles, practices, and procedures
  • Intermediate understanding of Excel i.e. Pivots, Lookups, etc.
  • Large ERP systems experience
  • Ability to work with colleagues at all levels and explain related materials clearly and effectively


  • Health
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Matching 401K

For immediate consideration e-mail your resume to or call (253) 620-3336 for next steps.




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