Cost Accountant in Hanover, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, located near Hanover, NJ is adding a Cost Accountant to the team.

In this role the ideal candidate will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Month-End Closing & Reporting
  • Monitor and review major raw materials and utilities pricing and usage.
  • Complete and compile monthly production variance entries and analysis.
  • Provide statistics/analysis of the month end results as needed to the Controller.
  • Financial & Systems support while monitoring the product costing module in SAP.
  • Provide SAP training as needed for employees.
  • Annual Plan and Quarterly Outlooks
  • Enter the annual plan into SAP and assist in product costing and other SAP related processes
  • Participate in special projects/ad hoc reporting and analysis as required.
  • Fill in for Controller, performing month-end closing duties as well as annual planning related duties, when needed.

Requirements for the position include:

  • Bachelor's in Accounting
  • Minimum of 5 years of operational financial accounting/analysis experience in a multi-site plant/manufacturing environment
  • Exceptional MS Office Suite skills and some experience with SAP.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and good time management skills, enabling completion of responsibilities within deadlines.
  • Occasional travel may be required.

This is an excellent direct-hire, permanent role with outstanding benefits, Paid time off, 401(k) plans and the opportunity to grow with the company.