Senior Cost Accountant

  • Location
    Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker + Lynch is seeking applicants who can provide financial visibility in the inventory management, standard cost establishment and maintenance realms. Must possess the ability to value the current inventory on hand. The role also requires business partnering with Supply Chain Directors and Managers. 


The right candidate will be able to provide timely and accurate reporting. This reporting will lead to analyzing & identifying target value enhancing opportunities. These opportunities will drive the business to deliver on its commitments.

Supplying reports and management information that enable analysis, recommendations and review of actions for business opportunities, projects and gap closure.

Plan, study, and collect data to determine the cost of inventory.

Job Responsibilities: 

Use structured problem solving techniques to identify root cause of inventory variances.

Establish the proper cost for each item in our inventory using standard cost valuation

Prepares inventory reports

Determine labor and overhead costs via GAAP procedures

PPV and APV reporting

G/L Reconciliations

Manage cycle count records

Assist auditors with information requests and address any process gaps.

Provide feedback to Purchasing, and Planning on current results which many impact MRP

Perform random audits on physical counts

Identify opportunities for reducing inventory levels 

P&L analysis performed on assigned manufacturing departments

Experience & Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain Management.

Skills in Microsoft Office Suite; particularly: Excel, and Word.

A minimum of two to four years of Cost Accountant experience in a manufacturing warehouse environment.  

Experience with Auditing and Finance is a big plus.

Strong communication skills, be able to work independently and be team oriented.

Knowledge of problem solving and root cause analysis

Ability to multi-task in a fast pace environment