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Senior Cost Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing Deerfield Full-Time
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Extremely stable manufacturing and distribution company is looking for a new accountant to join their team for the Senior Cost Accountant Job in Deerfield, IL.   The ideal candidate for this Senior Cost Accountant job will have an accounting degree and a minimum of four years of experience doing cost accounting/inventory management with a manufacturing company.  This person will be responsible all cost accounting and cost analysis of data to help maintain and facilitate business improvements. Our client respects a work-life balance for their employees, provides amazing benefits and growth opportunity.
Senior Cost Accountant Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and reconcile monthly inventory report
  • Review inventory transactions for cost accuracy and posting
  • Work with Controller to resolve standard cost issues
  • Prepare month end closing entries, schedules and inventory reports
  • Analyze manufacturing variance at month end to ensure accruals and reported yields
  • Other general accounting duties and ad-hoc analysis as required


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Four + years of accounting in manufacturing/distribution industry
  • Proficient with ERP systems
  • Good verbal and written communication skills to interface with top management

Skills required

Financial Statements
Analyze Bill
Perform Cost Estimate
Financial Analysis
Cost Information
Reconcile Physical Inventory


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Senior Cost Accountant
Estimated Salary: $81K
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Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) is one of the world’s largest, privately owned accounting and financial placement companies. Since our founding in 1994, CFS has established numerous offices in the United States and the Caribbean.

Understanding & delivering: We understand the requirements of our clients and we have the resources to provide these clients with exceptional talent.

Highly qualified professionals at every level: We ensure the quality of our recruits by subjecting them to some of the most rigorous screening in the industry. As a result, major employers (Fortune 500 companies, privately-owned companies, and small businesses) increasingly rely on CFS to staff crucial positions ranging from CFOs to accounting clerks.

Personal attention: Time and time again our clients commend us on our individual focus and service. Client and recruit satisfaction is the most important part of our business, and we work hard to ensure that each placement we do is the absolute best.

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