Senior Cost Accountant Position in Tempe

  • Location
    Tempe, Arizona
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 75000 - $ 90000

Senior Cost Accountant Job in Phoenix, AZ
Compensation: 75,000-90,000 a year
Parker + Lynch is seeking a Sr. Cost Accountant for a growing manufacturing company in the East Valley. This opportunity offers strong compensation, benefits, and a great work/life balance. The facility and operation is truly state of the art and the culture is innovative and thriving. 
Primary Responsibilities and Duties may include but are not limited to: 
1. Maintain and improve cost accounting system
2. Review and improve the controls needed for data accumulation and reporting systems
3. Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts
4. Investigate cycle counting variances and resolve issues
5. Update standard costs in the bill of materials
6. Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
7. Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close
8. Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles
9. Report on breakeven points by products and facilities
10. Report on margins by product 
11. Report on periodic variances and their causes
12. Manage fixed asset system including purchases, disposals and depreciation
13. Assist with annual budgeting and periodic forecasting
14. Assist with new process and product modeling
• At least 3 - 5 years experience in cost accounting in a manufacturing environment.
• A degree in accounting (CPA preferred)
• Strong Excel skills
• Strong attention to detail, coordination of multiple projects and ability to set priorities and meet deadlines in a dynamic team oriented environment.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to work individually, on a project or in a team environment.
• High level of initiative and the ability to take personal ownership, going beyond assigned tasks to improve project execution.
• Adaptability to changing work assignments.  Flexibility with duties.
• Complete discretion and ability to work with confidential information.
• Strong problem solving skills.
 If you qualify and are interested in the role please send your resume in a word document to!
***If you are not 100% qualified, please still apply. Our team is working with multiple manufacturing organizations seeking strong cost accounting experience***