Cost Accountant - $75-80k in Tempe, AZ at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tempe, AZ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/12/2019
  • Job ID:
    COSTA63757

Job Description

Are you ready to join a large, national manufacturing and retail company specializing in all-natural and organic products? This company is dedicated to improving people's lives and they are looking for a Cost Accountant to join their team! This role will be responsible for all inventory cost accounting processes, month-end close and reporting. This is a rare opportunity for a sharp go-getter who loves a challenge!

Responsibilities:

  • Collecting and analyzing data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor.
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials and manufacturing methods to determine effects on cost.
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and prepare reporting, comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Establish standard costs for cultivation and manufacturing facilities and update in accordance with management direction.
  • Perform month-end close by reviewing general ledger, reconciling accounts and making journal entries.
  • Set up bill of materials and routings for new products.
  • Develop and modify accounting procedures and processes to ensure accuracy and timeliness in the month-end close as well as the month-end account reconciliations.
Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting.
  • CMA preferred.
  • Minimum 3 + years of cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment.
Local candidates only. Please submit resumes in Word format.