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Senior Cost Accountant - Lexington - $65k-70k in Lexington, KY at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Lexington, KY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    4 to 8 years
  • Date Posted:
    9/12/2018
  • Job ID:
    VF4041

Job Description

Accounting professionals, some of the nation's top companies need your cost expertise and can provide you with great opportunities to advance your career. Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to clients who are looking for Senior Cost Accountants. Our recruiting staff gives you an advantage over your competition by promoting your strengths and assets directly to hiring managers while helping you to be more prepared for your interviews.

From keeping you up to date on market trends and industry expectations, to providing you with valuable insight into the company's culture, compensation expectations and growth opportunities of specific clients, Vaco will give you the edge you need in today's highly competitive job marketplace. If you have a strong cost accounting background and are ready for a rewarding new challenge, let Vaco help you to make it happen. Apply today!

As a Senior Cost Accountant, you will provide a full range of cost accounting services and will be responsible for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and for tracing costs back to underlying activities.

Your areas of responsibility in this role will generally include:

  • Conducting standard cost accounting for multiple locations and multiple product lines
  • Assisting with intercompany billings
  • Performing inventory reconciliations
  • Assisting with internal and external audit requests
  • Supporting G/L accounting
  • Validating accuracy of inventory balances and costs in all systems
  • Performing month-end close
  • Supporting operational process improvement
  • Conducting inventory analysis

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • MBA or CPA preferred but not required