Our growing client in a breakthrough industry is looking for a Cost Accounting Manager. The manager will be responsible for managing processes and controls covering purchasing, inventory, and cost accounting activities in a fast-paced ever-changing environment. This company provides excellent benefits and catered lunches.
Cost Accounting Manager Responsibilities
Responsible for the cost accounting monthly close process which includes inventory valuation, cost of goods sold, and gross margin.
Perform ongoing standard and variance analysis and reporting.
Record financial transactions associated with material receipt and movement, labor, cost of sales, and transfers.
Manage the annual standard costs and analysis of material, labor, and overhead costs.
Assist with inventory reserve evaluations and coordinate physical inventories and cycle counts.
Assist with the annual budgeting.
Cost Accounting Manager Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting preferred; MBA or CMA/CPA is a plus.
5+ years of inventory and cost accounting; experience in the biological manufacturing industry highly preferred.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Proficient in using ERP systems and MS Office.
Exceptional attention to detail and the ability to understand/interpret complex data.
Self-motivated, results-oriented, and ability to develop solutions.
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