Senior Accountant: Cost Accounting

  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842896_2727379
  • Salary:
    $ 85000 - $ 95000

Senior Accountant: Cost Accounting

Parker + Lynch is currently partnering with a Manufacturer of medical devices organization on a search for a Sr. Cost Accountant. In this role, the Cost Accountant will be responsible for costing, inventory, assisting with the month-end close process, and preparing financial reports/analysis.  

This role requires candidates have a bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, a MINIMUM of 4 years accounting experience, and strong knowledge of costing and pricing.

Responsibilities

  • Perform month-end inventory close processes, entries, and reconciliations.
  • Analyze physical inventory counts and cycle counts with cycle counters.  Analyze variances, responsible for finding root cause and corrective actions.
  • Cost new products and recommend updates; including absorption rates.
  • Prepare financial reports and analysis in support of management reporting, financial reporting, and annual audit.
  • Partner with Operations team to ensure their processes and procedures support good inventory control and accurate costing. Support physical inventory audit process.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance.
  • 4+ years of accounting experience, Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Inventory experience a plus
  • ERP experience required (SAP or SAGE)

If you’re interested in learning more regarding the Sr. Cost Accountant opportunity, or additional roles we’re working on at Parker + Lynch, please email your resume to james.kane@parkerlynch.com