Sr Cost Accountant
Location: Woburn, MA
Name: Don Bibo
This is a Direct Hire Sr Cost Accountant opportunity north of Boston. Our client is looking for an accounting professional with progressive experience in Cost accounting.
The Sr Cost Accountant will be responsible for assisting with all areas of the company's cost function including:
Assist with cost model for products
Assist with inventory and gross margin reporting, including COGS, scrapped material, manufacturing & price variances, standard cost changes, warranty & inventory reserves, cost closing process,inventory reconciliations
Review costs to ensure they are current and accurately reflect manufacturing costs.
Review, analyze, and establish standard labor and overhead rates for products on an annual basis.
Work with senior management to analyze monthly gross margins; and to ensure Bills of Materials and routings are accurate.
Assist with identification and execution of productivity initiatives.
Prepare cost estimates
Oversee cycle count program.
Process month-end journals and prepare related month-end reconciliations
Ensure SOX compliance and support both internal and external audits
The ideal profile:
3 years cost accounting experience
System Savvy (strong EXCEL and ERP)
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
Organizational, negotiation, and problem solving skills
Strong attention to detail