Cost Accountant

Industry

Accountancy

Advert ID

USA/414724

Location

Lexington,Newberry,Aiken,Richmond

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

60000.0 - 85000.0 YEARLY

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Aiken, SC - (USA) 152 Rudy Mason Parkway, NE SC Aiken , SC - 29801 Phone : 803-642-0750

ContactNumber

803-642-0750

Job Description

Manpower has an opening for a Cost Accountant Aiken, SC. The usual working hours are Mon-Fri 8AM to 5PM, although this job will also require a flexible schedule. Salary will be based off of experience. Job duties would include but not be limited to:

•Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor.
•Analyzing data collected and recording results
•Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
•Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
•Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
•Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
•Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
•Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
•Maintaining Cost Accounting System
•Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
•Reconciles finished goods inventories

Required:

•Minimum of 5-7 solid years of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment
•Bachelor Degree in Accounting
•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 working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
•Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports
•Valid Driver license
•Reliable transportation
•Clear background-drug screen

Required:

•Minimum of 5-7 solid years of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment
•Bachelor Degree in Accounting
•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 working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
•Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports
•Valid Driver license
•Reliable transportation
•Clear background-drug screen