Senior Cost Accountant (Analyst) in Tampa, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

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    Tampa, FL
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    3 to 10 years
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Job Description

As a Cost Accountant, you will be responsible for all cost accounting and cost analysis related activities. This involves preparing and analyzing financial information as well as performing collection duties. You will be accountable for ensuring that all financial deadlines are met, product costs are accurately stated and inventory is properly valuated.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing entries to general ledger accounts
  • Preparing financial reports summarizing account information and trends including sales and margin reporting and additional month-end reports
  • Reconciling accounting ledgers by posting account transactions
  • Performing all cost updates for new material, labor and overhead rates
  • Ensuring all margins are accurately stated
  • Analyze and resolve account discrepancies, heavy analysis of cost of goods sold variance account
  • Establishing expense budgets and cost standards, and related necessary controls
  • Communicating financial information to department heads and product line managers

  • Bachelors in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • Minimum of 3-5 years cost experience
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Strong interpersonal skills, as this position involves reporting/presentation