Senior Cost Accountant

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

If you are interested in applying for this job opportunity, please email your resume in Word format to and put “Senior Cost Accountant” in the subject line.


Emailed resumes will have priority consideration over online applications.



Our client, a growing manufacturing company is seeking an experienced Senior Cost Accountant! The Senior Cost Accountant will work with a team of talented individuals and have room for growth.


  • Casual work environment
  • Work with a team of great people
  • Amazing benefits
  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Tuition Reimbursement and Loan Repayment



  • Performs month end close

  • Inventory

  • Establish standard cost rates for all cost centers

  • Performs monthly financial and operational variance analyses

  • Cost analyses

  • Recommendations for improvement

  • Assist with the preparation of budgets, the month-end close and financial reports.

  • Oversee a small team



  • 3+ years of manufacturing cost experience OR public accounting experience with manufacturing clients
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • CPA or CMA highly desired
  • ERP experience required; JDE experience desired


For immediate consideration, please email your resume in Word format to with “Senior Cost Accountant” in the subject heading


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