Our worldwide high tech client is looking for a Cost Accountant to join their team. This position is highly collaborative where you will be working with both domestic and international groups supporting all cost accounting functions.
Cost Accountant Responsibilities
Maintain and create bill of materials for all products.
Review costs to actuals and performs assessment cycles, and standard costing.
Analyze variances, performance trends, and identify cost savings opportunities.
Support budgeting and forecasting activities.
Participate in physical inventory counts, valuation, and inventory forecasts.
Provide regular updates and potential solutions on financial performance to management.
Assist with financial audits and ensure transactions are accurate and documented.
Support in month-end close tasks.
Cost Accountant Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or similar field required; CPA or MBA a plus.
3 years of cost accounting experience; manufacturing experience preferred.
Experience with SAP required.
Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills.
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization.
High attention to detail with strong analytical problem solving skills.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.
Senior Cost Accountant Analyst