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Robert Half Cost Accountant in Shawano, Wisconsin

Description

Robert Half is currently working with a dynamic client seeking a cost accountant. This critical Cost Accountant role is responsible for the ongoing analysis of product cost, development of new product cost and margin analysis. This role will also work closely with the sales teams and senior financial management team to establish customer pricing. If you are a talented Cost Accountant looking for a position with a company experiencing substantial growth, this may be the role for you.

Major responsibilities

  • Generate financial statements that comply with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

  • Make calculations of new and proposed product costs

  • Recommend costs and cost savings based on analysis

  • Analyze projects and data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor usage, waste

  • Manage the implementation of a standard costing methodology for domestic plants

  • Assemble reports that specify and compare factors that affect prices and profitability of products or services

  • Perform variance analysis, including Purchase Price to Cost variance, cost revaluation, Invoice to PO price variances and work order variances

  • Create internal cost audits

  • Create and manage the cost accounting system, documents, and records of the organization

  • Generate reports comparing production costs to standard costs and analyze manufacturing costs

  • Review changes in goods or services provided in order to determine what effect it has on the cost

  • Interpret data collected and record detailed results

  • Maintain the cycle count program and take physical inventory

  • Help prepare general ledgers and assist in audits

For immediate consideration, please reach out to Michelle Martin at 414-644-1156 or via LinkedIn.

Requirements - 2 years of Cost Accounting work experience

  • Bachelors degree in accounting or related field

  • Proficient at analyzing financial data and promptly creating accurate reports

  • Strong knowledge of cost management methodologies, activities, and cost pools based on direct and indirect cost rates

  • Very detail oriented and expert analytical thinking skills

  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Strong understanding of organizational accounting concepts

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