Cost Accountant

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019295
Date Posted:Jun 30
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
Metro Area:

Our client is looking to add a Cost Accountant to their team located in Wellington, OH.


  • Prepare, analyze, and report weekly, monthly, and quarterly gross margin analysis by customer type. Assist in month end closing, prepare journal entries as necessary, analyze inventory evaluation, inventory roll forward.
  • Plan, study, and collect data to determine cost of business activity such as raw material, purchases, inventory, and labor.
  • Coordinate with various departments within the company including IT, accounts payable, accounts receivable, receiving, shipping, production, purchasing, and other.
  • Analyze cost accounting data and assist with cycle count/physical inventories.
  • Prepare detailed account analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory, and liability accounts by customer type and by division. Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in regards to cost analyses and profitability.
  • Analyzes manufacturing costs and prepares periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs; provide various reports to management.
  • Make routine entries in the accounting system; maintain Cost Accounting System; maintain internal control documentation and test internal controls
  • Support and assist internal department reporting requirements such as audit schedules, etc.
  • Work on special projects as required.
  • Ability to work overtime


  • Minimum of (3) years of Cost Accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Strong Cost systems background
  • Experience working in a publicly traded company (SOX Compliance) preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft software including but not limited to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to:

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

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