Cost Accountant

Portageville, Missouri  – Movement Search & Delivery   is working with one of the world’s leading manufacturers in automotive, commercial truck and consumer goods industries. Due to recent growth, the company has opened a position for a Cost Accountant.

What you will do: The Cost Accountant provides support in the Finance Department as well as a resource within the organization. The role utilizes exception reporting for analysis of daily production orders, reviewing paperwork for correctness of raw materials consumption, process costs incurred and finished good produced, while also reviewing standards and actual costs for variances and analyzes variances. The position analyzes and monitors raw material and WIP inventories, reviews and monitors purchase orders and work across departments to determine purchase price variance and its impact on actual vs standard costs, and manages daily/weekly/monthly raw material usage including reconciliation through inventory counts. Additionally, the Cost Accountant establishes cycle counts and wall-to-wall physical inventory counts, investigating variances that might arise, validates the cost of goods sold and inventory changes as part of the month-end close, and supports in the development of machine rates and process costs.

What you will need: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance. Current experience in cost accounting within a manufacturing environment.

What we offer: Honest and transparent representation to our clients…  it’s what we do.

If you have ALL of the required qualifications for this position and are skeptical about sending in a resume to someone you have never spoken with, give us a call. We try to rise above the recruiting rhetoric by giving our contact information in order to provide you as much information as possible. We go to great lengths to work directly with the hiring managers for the positions we represent so our job descriptions truly reflect the needs of the organization.

Please send your resume and current compensation to:

Greg Giltner
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