Cost Accountant in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist with the annual/quarterly/weekly standard cost revision, provide analysis of cost changes.
  • Set costs on manufactured and purchased parts. Prepare cost estimates for new or proposed products.
  • Prepare management reports
  • Assist in the planning and taking of physical inventory and resolving discrepancies.
  • Process monthly expense reports.
  • Review costs, such as labor and material, expense items and inventory.
  • Input costs of new purchased and manufactured products.
  • Provides data for inventory control and cycle counting.
  • Conducts productivity cost studies.
  • Audits transactions input
  • Analyzes actual manufacturing costs and prepares periodic report comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Provides management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Post cycle count batch in JDE system. Track cycle count batch metrics. Update cycle count category codes, and next count
  • Assist Corporate Accounts Payable in resolving issues
  • Make local bank account deposits and give complete and timely deposit information to Corporate Cash Application for posting purposes.
  • Audit inventory adjustment approvals authorized by plant management
  • Write checks from local bank account and forward disbursement information to Control for monthly journal entry submission.
  • Assist in month end close journal entry preparation, analysis/reconciliations, and distribution of company financial information to management.
  • Audit credit card reports and expense reports for adherence to company policy and for correct general ledger coding, then

Education and Experience:

  • BS in Accounting
  • 5 to 20 years of Cost Accounting experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Working knowledge of ERP and financial analysis software required.
  • Process improvement experience

Please email your resume in MS Word to kmcguire at vaco . com for review and consideration.

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