Friday, October 24, 2014

Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant

Parker + Lynch has a Cost Accountant job in Fort Worth. The client is
looking for someone with a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of three years'
of accounting experience. You will be responsible entering, preparing and
analyzing accounting transactions and financial information. We are seeking
someone who is a proficient with Microsoft applications .
Responsibilities for the Cost Accountant job:
* Perform cost rollups and ensure accurate inventory valuations
* Conduct routine analysis cost variances
* Assist in monthly close accounting activities including preparation of
journal entries and accruals to prepare financial statements
* Assist in operating budget and forecasts, including setting time tables,
designing forms, consolidation of data, and preparation of financial
statements
* Monitor performance against budgets and forecasts, including reports
regarding deviation from plan
* Prepare management reporting for highlighting key COGS activity and
product profitability.
* Utilizing product cost information, assist in pricing and promotional
actions
* Assist in company-wide cost savings initiatives, i.e., on-going
identification and analysis of activities to drive cost reductions and
margin enhancement
* Evaluate justification for capital expenditure cost savings projects and
perform post-completion analysis
* Assist inventory control with physical inventories, monitor cycle counts,
and provide inventory management reporting
* Conduct product costing studies, including allocation of overhead costs
in accordance with GAAP

Qualifications:
* Bachelor's degree in Accounting
* Minimum of three years' cost accounting and inventory analysis experience
* Strong understanding of standard costing, variances, pricing & product
costing
* Advanced Excel experience

If you meet the requirements for this Cost Accountant job in Fort Worth,
please email your resume to:

Reference: US_EN_8_17304_41940990

Michael.Lane@parkerlynch.com

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