Cost Accountant

  • Location
    Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842898_2759041

Responsibilities

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, labor, and overhead costs
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results
  • Analyzing changes in raw materials and manufacturing methods to determine effects on cost
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger
  • Reporting financial results for production side of the business to upper management
  • Requirements:

  • Accounting or Finance Degree
  • Minimum 4+ Years Cost Accounting Experience
  • Manufacturing industry experience is a MUST
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Lawson experience is a plus
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously with prioritization skills and management
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and maintain a strong attention to detail