Senior Cost Accountant

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

Senior Cost Accountant
Phoenix, AZ
$80,000 - $90,000 a year

I am seeking an outgoing Senior Cost Accountant for a small to mid-size company headquartered here in Phoenix, Arizona. If you are looking to join a company that prides themselves on investing in you to advance, then this is an excellent opportunity that offers exposure to upper management, and long-term growth potential.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for month end close, including closing journal entries and reconciliations of general ledger accounts.
  • Responsible for cost roll-up and profit/loss analyses


    Responsible for monitoring standard vs. actual costs.

  • Ensure validity and accuracy of the ERP system through analysis, audit, and coordination with inventory control, production and work order processing

  • Support the balance sheet analytics process, including variance analysis for balance sheet accounts
  • Responsible for preparation and presentation of the financial statements (B/S; P&L and cash flow).

  • Assist the Controller by providing information for external auditors
  • Protect assets by monitoring and enforcing internal controls

    Ideal candidate:

  • 4-year bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or another related field
  • Must have at least 3 years experience as a Cost Accountant
  • At least 3 years fixed assets and General Ledger accounting experience
  • CPA / CPA Candidate a big plus but not required
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines, work independently and a strong team player
  • Proficient with reconciliation and account analysis
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Advanced Excel experience is required

  •  If you are interested and/or want to know more, send your resume to:

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