Oct 14, 2021

Cost Accountant

  • OneTrust
  • Acton, MA, United States, MA

✍🏾Job Description

JOB TITLE: COST ACCOUNTANT

DURATION:06 MONTHS CONTRACT

LOCATION: DEVENS,MA

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Expected Areas of Competence

  • Perform accounting duties under limited supervision. Well organized with an ability to handle multiple projects and responsibilities simultaneously. Prioritize heavy workloads and adapt to unanticipated requests/projects.
  • Headcount tracking, analysis and reporting.
  • Monthly financial close process. Generate journal entries to support general ledger accounts. Financial close reporting commentary support.
  • Prepare reconciliations for balance sheet accounts and analysis reports for related P&L accounts.
  • Recognize patterns, trends or missing pieces when analyzing data and take the appropriate actions.
  • Able to perform variance analysis for inventory, spending, GRIR and PPV.
  • Adhere to GAAP and SOX compliance.
  • Ad hoc support for special projects or activities, as needed.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

Experience Desired

  • Five plus years of cost accounting experience required. BS Degree in Accounting or Finance required.
  • Functional knowledge of general and cost accounting principles.
  • Functional knowledge of balance sheet and P&L reporting.
  • Knowledge of computerized tools such as spreadsheets, database management systems and web-based programs.
  • Strong SAP knowledge

Skills: Microsoft Excel SAP