Cost Analyst

  • Location
    Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_848858_2711412

Parker + Lynch has partnered with a global manufacturing client located in Greensboro, NC in search of Cost Analyst. You may be the ideal candidate for this role if you have accounting experience in the manufacturing industry and are eager to continue to learn and expand your cost accounting skills.  This is a high visibility role and will give you the opportunity to interact with plant operations and provide support for costing and building products.      

Cost Analyst job duties will include:

  • Responsible for the preparation and analysis of inventories, profit estimates, and other reports
  • Ad hoc special projects and studies relating to the costing area.
  • Provide assistance in the monthly Financial Close Process.
  • Perform varied cost analysis and accounting tasks
  •  Prepare & analyze manufacturing variances for all actual results, profit estimates, and updates.
  • Prepare & analyze monthly and quarterly cost audits, to include preparation of variance statements to management.
  • Assist in budgeting and forecasting process

 

 

Qualifications desired:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Able to communicate to various levels of management and support areas
  • Solid understanding of accounting principles, including inventory and/or cost accounting

If this role sounds like you, don’t hesitate and apply today for immediate consideration!