POSITION: Cost Accountant
NUMBER OF HOURS PER WEEK: Full-time, Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF JOB DUTIES: Planning, studying, and collecting data to determine costs of manufacturing activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor. Accumulation of cost data for external reporting and the collection of quantitative data for internal use by management in carrying out its functions for planning, decision making and control. Monitor revenues and expenses for all manufacturing facilities to assure accurate Board Reports and Manufacturing Statements. Review agency inventory procedures. Update bills of material. Application of indirect and overhead cost. Assist with the budgeting. Develop new product quotations.
SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS, IF ANY: Minimum of 2 years of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting preferred. Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles. Computer Literate – Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word. Experience with Sage and MISys software a plus Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards. Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports.