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Job Number: 2162133

Large established winery collection in Santa Rosa is seeking a dynamic and versatile Cost Accountant to join their team. This is a newly created position to support the rapid growth of the company. Candidates must have 2-5 years wine or manufacturing/CPG costing experience.


  • Gather data from bulk wine and packaging component databases, apply overhead rates, and posting cost of goods by part number
  • Maintain all packaging and cost of good cost for accurate inventory reporting
  • Analyze all finished goods and packaging component variances to provide insight
  • Participate in regular physical inventory count for wine and non-wine items; post ME results
  • Post sales and inventory related journal entries & prepare analysis for all inventory accounts to document activity.
  • Review packaging components received at invoice vs. standard cost.

Desired Qualifications:

  • BS or BA in Accounting or Business Administration highly preferred
  • 2-5 years wine or manufacturing experience in a cost accounting capacity
  • Must be well organized, able to meet deadlines and prioritize effectively
  • Must be detail oriented and able to manage multiple projects.

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