Cost Accountant

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

Cost Accountant 

Parker & Lynch is partnering with a multi-billion dollar manufacturing company in Wilmington, DE! They are seeking a strong Cost Accountant to join their team. Compensation is up to 85k. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for preparing weekly scorecard information including direct labor, indirect labor, expenses, and projecting estimated costing for two manufacturing plants.
  • Prepare month end journal entries for two production plants including accruals, utilities, other accrued accounts, and broker commissions.
  • Maintain all bills of materials for raw materials, packaging materials, direct labor, and overhead costs. Including updating standard costing, updating product costs, and updating rolling and frozen costs.
  • Review cost of sales reports daily, weekly, and monthly and according journal entries and to provide plant sales reports.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Experience with standard cost and project cost
  • Experience in a manufacturing company
  • 5+ years of experience