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Job Number: 2171949

Cost Accountant

Well established agriculture distributor is seeking a Cost Accountant to join their finance team. This role will be responsible for product costing, understanding manufacturing variances and item construction.

Main Functions Include:

  • Perform bi-weekly/monthly control audits to ensure PO processing and inventory adjustments are processed correctly
  • Compile financial and statistical reporting as requested
  • Reconcile inventory balance sheets and explain variances
  • Perform month-end close
  • Ensure all inventory is properly coded to the general ledger
  • Oversee all product costing including bills of material and routings
  • Reconcile material postings to work orders
  • Prepare cost forecast for monthly, quarterly, or annual operating schedules
  • Analyze month-end and year-end reports to identify and recommend cost-effective improvements

Ideal qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in business or finance required
  • Minimum 1 year in costing
  • Strong Excel and MS Office skills


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