Cost Accountant

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

Cost Accountant:


Parker + Lynch is currently looking to fill a Cost Accountant role for our client located in Southwest Houston.  This is an exciting growth opportunity for a self-motivated individual who is interested in working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.  Our client is a major manufacturing company that has experienced steady expansion over the past decade. This position offers competitive benefits and compensation in the $65,000 - $80,000 range DOE.



  • Full cycle accounting; applying generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) to analyze financial information and prepare both external and management based financial reports
  • Responsible for the cost accounting function including cycle count auditing and monitoring, standard cost roll process, preparation and review of the inventory E&O reserve, preparation and review of manufacturing variances and inventory management and reconciliation
  • Month and year-end close process- general journal entries, accruals, account analysis and reconciliation of accounts
  • Prepares flash reports and quarterly P&L and Balance Sheet forecasts and annual Financial Plans.
  • Supports the Corporate internal audit process, the Controller with special projects as assigned, and participates in process improvement initiatives
  • Assists in coordination of annual budget and periodic forecasting
  • Ad-hoc projects & reporting as assigned


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting.
  • 2+ years of progressive experience in cost accounting
  • Experience with manufacturing, inventory, and cost accounting concepts in a multinational corporate structure preferred. 
  • Knowledgeable with inter-company transactions and eliminations
  • Experience with SAP preferred.

If you are interested in pursuing a new opportunity within an organization where your career can thrive, please apply above or contact  Should you meet the qualifications described above you will be contacted for an interview.