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Junior Cost Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing Greenwood Full-Time
$40,000.00 - $50,000.00 / year
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Permanent Junior Cost Accountant

About the Company

Our client is a leading international manufacturing organization hiring a Junior Cost Accountant.

As a Junior Cost Accountant, you should have 3-4 years of accounting experience with at least 2 years as an Inventory or Cost Accountant.

Specific duties in this Junior Cost Accountant role include:

·         Reconciling Inventory Accounts to the general ledger

·         Monitoring Inventory transactions

·         Preparing monthly journal entries

·         Developing inventory analysis reports and analyzing variances

·         Conducting and reconciling the annual physical inventory count

·         Assisting in the improvement of internal controls related to inventory

·         Verifying accurate standard costs

·         Assist in financial and bank audits as it relates to inventory and sales

·         Assist in order processing and invoicing

·         Backup and Assist Accounting Manager in monthly journal entries and month-end close process

We are looking for a Junior Cost Accountant with strong analytical and problem-solving skills. You should be highly organized and detail-oriented and possess the ability to effectively work both independently or in a team setting. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Specific requirements for this Junior Cost Accountant position include:

  • 4 years of accounting experience with at least 2 years of experience as a Cost or Inventory Accountant
  • Strong Excel skills 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance required   
  • General Ledger experience
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Solid computer skills

Experience Preferred:

  • SAP experience

    Keywords: accountant, cost accountant, cost accounting, inventory accountant, inventory accounting, inventory, general ledger, SAP 

Recommended skills

Attention To Detail
General Ledger
Financial Auditing
Inventory Analysis


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Junior Cost Accountant
$40,000.00 - $50,000.00 / year
Estimated Salary: $73K
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