Senior Cost Accountant/Analyst

  • Location
    Salem, Oregon
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 58000 - $ 65000

I have a great opportunity for a Cost Accountant/Analyst with a manufacturing company in the Salem area. This location is the Oregon operations of an international company that specializes in different products and materials that span several different industries. If you’d like to become part of a tenured team and work with an exciting company than let’s talk. Company will look at out of state applicants and assist with some of the relocation cost!


  • Preparation and analysis of different sales quote workups
  • Analyze and identify cost reductions
  • Complex cost and financial analysis
  • Monthly spending variances
  • Inventory reporting for raw materials, cycle times and product totals
  • Analyze major capital costs, projects and ROI reporting
  • General Ledger reconciliations
  • Assist with annual inventory count and reconciliation
  • Assist with monthly close, revenue recognition, reconciliations
  • Assist with different costing projects
  • Involvement with various accounting related projects as needed
  • Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business
  • 2+ years general and cost accounting experience
  • CPA and/or CMA a+
  • Larger ERP experience and strong Excel - working knowledge of Access a+
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to work with complex costing
  • Team oriented but able to work independently and successfully when needed
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and strong attention to detail
  • Someone who enjoys challenges and can take initiative
  • Currently, the accounting/finance teams are all working remote with the ability to work onsite if/when needed. The company’s 2021 game plan is still be figured out but assume they will have a mix of both remote and onsite work for all staff. This is a great company who values their staff from the Executive Managers down. If this sounds like an opportunity to explore, please email your resume to to discuss further.

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