Cost Accountant

Senior Accounts payable with Cost accounting experience needed ASAP

  • Humble, TX
  • $55,000 - $85,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Pablo Forster
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A bit about us:

We are a leading plastic manufacturing company that has a history of over 35 years. Our company provides a growing range of attractive, high-performance products. Our product line is as broad as the imagination, including food storage containers, food carriers, plant pots, deck boxes, baskets, tool boxes, and many more storage solutions and houseware items, as well as DIY products. We are looking for a strong Cost Accountant to join our team and work for a stable and growing company in the city of Humble, TX.

Why join us?

Work-life balance
Great culture
Internal advancement/growth
Great benefits
Ability to work with the best

Job Details

Job Summary:
The cost accountant will collaborate with the distribution centers and manufacturing to collect and provide accurate costing information to support executives and heads of departments when setting budgets and strategic goals for the organization.
Duties/Responsibilities include:
  • Help with developing and maintaining the cost accounting system, and bill of materials for new products.
  • Update and maintain standard costs for all products.
  • Cost rollover on a quarterly basis.
  • Make sure all BOMs are accurate and correct
  • Audit BOMs on a regular basis to ensure all relevant costs are captured.
  • Analyze production costs and prepare regular reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Post inventory transactions into the system.
  • Analyze any changes to the BOMs to determine the effect on margins.
  • Coordinate with inventory cycle count teams to ensure inventory accuracy.
  • Run on-hand inventory reports and compare them with the general ledger.
  • Analyze and investigate any significant inventory variances, favorable or unfavorable.
  • Coordinate with operations for period-end cut-off and any inventory adjustments.
  • Perform inventory reconciliations at the period end; investigate variances.
  • Analyze cost and recommend cost-saving strategies.
  • Heavily involved in month-end and year-end closing.
  • Post journal entries
  • Balance sheet account reconciliation.

Responsible for Ad Hoc Reports
  • Cost-benefit analysis reports
  • Make-or-Buy cost analysis
  • Profitability analysis by product or by product group.
  • Responsible for inventory reports
Required Skills/Abilities:
  • Fast learner

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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
Humble, TX
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$55,000 - $85,000