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Posted: Thu Oct 20 2022

Cost Accountant

Norfolk , Virginia

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Primary Recruiting Services (PRS) –Finance Recruiting firm headquartered in Maitland, FL. We specialize in recruiting Accounting & Finance professional in the greater Norfolk Virginia area. 

Job Summary

Job Title: Senior Cost Accountant

Location: Norfolk, Virginia 

Compensation: $90,000-$95,000

Job Type: Full Time

Benefits: Retirement, Healthcare, Paid Holiday, PTO, etc.

Why You Should Apply:

  • This is a newly created role due to growth!
  • This is a highly visible role that will present to the Executive team regularly!
  • This person will work on budgets and forecasts in addition to cost accounting!

What We're Looking For:

  • The ideal candidate has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or similar from an accredited university
  • This person should have at least 4 years cost accounting experience in the manufacturing industry
  • Must be a great communicator and be able to work independently

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Maintain inventory accounts and create and record all necessary adjustments.
  • Assist monthly close procedures.
  • Evaluate COGS and help reduce costs, including creating cost reports for upper management
  • Provide leadership to other team members including coaching and mentoring.
  • Perform inventory accounting and inventory reporting for key product lines
  • Managing all costing for multiple facilities
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual and quarterly budgets
  • Prepare necessary reports for upper management and government entities
  • Assist with annual audit process.
  • Detect, communicate, and recommend resolutions for accounting issues and problems
  • Monitor deviations in the business and the accounting transactions for improved reporting and precision of financials.
  • Ad hoc reporting as needed

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