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Posted: Tue Feb 20 2024

Senior Cost Accountant

Apopka, Florida

Direct Hire

Job Title: Senior Cost Accountant
Location: Orlando, FL
Compensation: $95k-$105k (+/-) Base
Job Type: Full Time
Benefits: Retirement, Healthcare, Paid Holiday, PTO, etc.

Why You Should Apply:
  • Stable company currently in growth mode
  • Opportunity to expand accounting knowledge in an engaging environment
  • Strong leadership that has extensive experience guiding companies through exponential growth
  • The hiring manager is committed to providing work/life balance and flexibility
What We’re Looking For:
  • The ideal candidate has 2+ years of cost accounting experience
  • Manufacturing industry experience (preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
What You’ll Be Doing:
  • Analyze production costs and compare it with projected costs, as well as determine where adjustments are needed
  • Keep track of inventory and figure out why it might be different from expectations
  • Determine the costs of different parts of our business (Ex. Materials and labor) and develop better ways to track this information
  • Update costs on a regular cadence
  • Monitor expenses (Ex. Utilities and rent) and report any changes compared to what budgets
  • Ensure a regular inventory count is completed, adjust as needed, and report any discrepancies
  • Lead the monthly financial closing process and prepare reports
  • Compare budget to actual spending and discuss differences with department heads
  • Assist with forecasting future expenses
  • Collaborate with management to find ways to improve efficiency and reduce costs
  • Continuously seek opportunities to enhance business operations


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