Cost Accountant - Holly Springs, MS in Holly Springs at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/23/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Holly Springs
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  • Experience:
    2 to 5 years
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Job Description

Are you looking for somewhere you can advance and grow with a company? Have experience with month-end accounting duties such as journal voucher completion, account reconciliation, variance analysis, reports/statement preparation? We are working with a company that is moving their operations to Holly Springs, MS and is looking for a Cost Accountant.

Essential Functions:

  • Work closely with IT Department for implementation of new system enhancements.
  • Direct interaction with supervisors/managers in annual budgeting/planning process.
  • Responsible for inventory control for plant(s) using work orders and repetitive shop floor controls.
  • Take lead in coordinating annual physical inventory.
  • Reconciles book to physical differences
  • Develop and maintain written procedures/work-instructions for division cost accounting duties.
  • Maintains standard costs for all part numbers.
  • Develops and enters standard costs for new or redesigned parts or Engineering Changes Notices (ECNs).
  • Develops and maintains ongoing audits of standard costs, work centers, and routing codes.
  • Reviews new routings to ensure correct structure to be costed.
  • Reviews "frozen" standard cost files for updates to support LIFO.
  • Manages and communicates updates as dictated by cost changes.
  • Performs monthly closing activities.
  • Analyzes manufacturing variances.
  • Produces financial schedules.
  • Works on special projects.
  • Prepares audit schedules, corporate requests, margin review, etc.
  • Participates in quote review process.
  • Assists in preparation of departmental budgets and forecasting. Participates on continuous improvement/cost reduction teams.


  • Bachelor's degree with a concentration in Accounting.
  • 2-5 years division accounting experience.
  • Strong analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong personal computer skills with Microsoft Office products.
  • Knowledge of General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

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