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Cost Accountant

Job Description

Ref ID: 03370-114702

Classification: Accountant - Cost

Compensation: $40,000.00 to $55,000.00 per year

North Dayton Manufacturing Co. is looking for a degreed Cost Accountant. The Cost Accountant's primary responsibility is to provide standard cost accounting support for assigned areas. This position will also be responsible for maintaining fixed asset accounts for multiple ledgers. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Monthly reconciliation of various P&L and balance sheet accounts, including accrual preparation and review. Daily review of work order activity, including investigation of significant variances. Analyze and summarize manufacturing variances including purchase price variances, work order variances, spending variances, product margins and ETO (Engineered to Order) job margins. Monitor physical inventory and assist in implementing cycle count program. Prepare detailed inventory roll-forward and reconciliation of perpetual to GL and perform inventory reserve calculation. Assist facility operations group with annual budget process and monthly forecasts. Assist in coordinating the annual standard cost revaluation and perform cost rolls as required. Responsible for GRNI (goods received not invoiced). Maintain fixed asset database for multiple ledgers. Assist in preparation of capital expenditure requests/reviews. Perform special projects and other ad hoc responsibilities as assigned.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance; and Minimum of two years cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment. Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Hands-on experience working in an ERP system. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Excellent customer service and communication skills. Good team player. Salary will be determined by level of experience.

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Job Snapshot

Contact Name Recruiter
Contact Phone 937-224-7376
Post Date 8/29/2014
Location Dayton, OH
Base Pay $40,000.00 - $55,000.00 /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting, Finance
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 03370-114702
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