Cost Accountant

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

Cost Accountant

Parker & Lynch is partnering with a growing company located just west of Austin, TX! They are seeking a strong Cost Accountant to join their team. 


  • Collect and analyze data to determine costs of business activity
  • Conduct variance analysis to compare standard costs to actual costs
  • Prepare reports comparing factors affecting prices and profitability
  • Assist in audits and general ledger
  • Reconcile projects correctly and in line with deadlines
  • Process vendor invoices
  • Build jobs in Sage 300
  • Analyze and recommend costs and cost savings

Job Requirements:

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


  • Sage 300 experience preferred
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail and deadline oriented
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to multi-task

Additional Job Info:

  • Direct Hire/Full Time Position
  • Compensation: $65,000 - $70,000

If you’re interested in the Cost Accountant position and are available to work in the Austin area, apply now by sending your resume to Please send your resume in Word format and include your email and phone. This job doesn’t seem like the best fit for you? I’d still love to hear from you and discuss one of the many other accounting positions in the Austin area!