Senior Accountant-Costing

  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 75000 - $ 90000

Senior Accountant-Costing

Parker + Lynch is currently partnering with a manufacturer of metals in Northeast Philadelphia on a search for a Senior Cost Accountant. As the Sr. Cost Accountant your day to day will consist of fixed asset maintenance, inventory reconciliations, identifying cost savings opportunities, and assisting with the monthly/quarterly close along with special projects as they arise.

Why this role?

Our client provides an amazing office environment that welcomes suggestions and employee feedback, an outstanding benefits/compensation package, and the ability to grow within the organization as they prefer to promote from within.


  • Process Cost accounting – responsible for the accurate reporting of Cost of Goods Manufactured and Sold
  • Performs regular cycle counts to correct inventory misstatements.
  • Monthly reconciliation and updating of standard costs to actual costs
  • Monthly closing process – schedule and coordinate with outside departments and within the department. This includes planning and leading monthly and quarterly inventory, preparing journal entries, posting, balancing and reconciling subsidiary ledgers.
  • Actively participate in the annual budgeting process by providing updated cost information across different product lines.
  • Coordination with finance department and internal/external auditors
  • Reconciliation of inventory balances.
  • Provide accurate and timely financial information including actual product costs and standard costs for new products.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • 3-5 years of cost accounting experience within a manufacturing environment
  • ERP System experience
  • Advanced Excel skills


If you’re interested in learning more regarding the Senior Cost Accountant role, or additional opportunities we’re working on at Parker + Lynch, please email your resume to for consideration.