Oct 14, 2021

Cost Accountant

  • OneTrust
  • Rockwall, TX, United States

✍🏾Job Description

Senior Cost Accountant
Rockwall, TX

Searching to add to their team, an established/growing manufacturing company is searching to add a Senior Cost Accountant. Qualified candidate will have at least 3-5 years of cost and inventory accounting with the ability to thrive in a changing environment - brand new facility!


  • Cost accounting for product-based manufacturing
  • GL Inventory accounts, ensure accuracy of all transactions affecting inventory
  • Responsible for accurate reporting of financial transactions, inventory costing
  • Compile relevant reports (COGS, WIP, Inventory transactions, PO, Returns, etc)
  • Monthly balance sheet, P&L reviews, analysis and reporting
  • Lead the product cost process, request new product estimates and cost analysis
  • Calculate obsolete and excess inventory
  • Report and ensure accurate reporting of inventory
  • Asset investment analysis
  • Monitor variances and perform gross margin analysis
  • Work closely with finance for trends, budgeting and forecasting
  • Analyze account trends and review accounts for errors, completing adjustments when needed
  • Assist in ERP implementation, testing and process improvement
  • Complete monthly, quarterly, annual and ad hoc management reporting
  • Multiple, concurrent projects across divisions
  • Perform other duties as required


  • 3-6 years of complex cost/inventory accounting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field, MBA is a plus
  • Public accounting highly preferred, CPA preferred
  • Major ERP system required, advanced Excel
  • Thorough understanding of GAAP and cost accounting principles
  • Auditing skills, ability to reconcile difficult accounts
  • Display ability to manage multiple projects, meeting tight deadlines
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Team player who works well in a changing environment

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