Senior Cost Accountant

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

Senior Cost Accountant
Tempe, AZ 85282
$85,000 - $95,000 a year

Parker and Lynch has an exciting Full-time Senior Cost Accountant role for a growing, small to mid-size manufacturing company headquartered out of Tempe, Arizona. The Sr Cost Accountant is responsible for having a thorough knowledge of cost accounting principles and concepts. This is an exciting company that is striving to build a culture that values its employees, work life balance and long-term growth potential within its organization.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for month end close, including closing journal entries and reconciliations of general ledger accounts.
  • Analyze data, generate reports on cost and profitability, and assist management with pricing decisions
  • Evaluate inventory trends and variances
  • Provide statuses of financial conditions by collecting, interpreting and reporting financial data.
  • Assist the Controller by providing information for external auditors
  • Protect assets by monitoring and enforcing internal controls
  • Report to senior leadership on key business and financial aspects when needed.
  • Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5 plus years manufacturing experience
  • Experience with absorption costing and developing budgets
  • Strong month end manufacturing variance reporting and inventory costing procedures/processes
  • Experience with ERP/MRP systems
  • Proficient with MS Excel
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