Lead Cost Accountant

  • Location
    Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_848858_2802419

Parker + Lynch has partnered with a profitable & growing global manufacturing client located just east of Greensboro, NC in search of a Lead Cost Accountant. You may be the ideal candidate for this role if you have a minimum of 5 years accounting /cost accounting experience in the manufacturing industry and are strategic minded and collaborative with leadership skills.  This is a high visibility role and will give you the opportunity to interact with plant operations and be responsible for managing all aspects of cost analysis and budgeting in a manufacturing environment.  Competitive salary and bonus available!

Lead Cost Accountant job duties will include:

  • Oversee costing in Company’s ERP system refining product costs
  • Perform inventory valuations and implement process improvements
  • Manage period standard cost roll and periodic variance analysis
  • Lead and manage quarterly excess and obsolete inventory reviews.
  • Optimize freight costs working with Operations and Supply Chain leverage ERP system.
  • Prepare and distribute timely monthly inventory to sales report.
  • Prepare Fixed Asset records for Capital Appropriation Requests (CARs)
  • Oversee Company master Fixed Assets workbook
  • Ensure timely month-end close process.
  • Manage Monthly Closing Process duties
  • Develop and maintain standard costs for all finished goods and production components in the company ERP reflecting the coming year operating budget.
  • Manage schedules for outside auditors
  • Perform special projects as requested by CFO and Controller
  • Qualifications desired:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting orFinance
  • Minimum of 5 years related experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Self-directed and able to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to successfully collaborate with diverse individuals at various levels both within and outside the company
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    If this role sounds like you, apply today for immediate consideration.  You may email your resume (in Word format) directly to:  Janice.Kaptain@parkerlynch.com 



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