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Cost Accountant in Coppell, TX at Frontline Source Group

Date Posted: 7/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity for a Cost Accountant with our growing client in Coppell, TX on a direct hire basis.

Company Profile:
Global manufacturing company
Growing in DFW area
In business over 20 years
Expanding US operations 
Experiencing year or year growth
Financially healthy

Cost Accountant Role:
The Cost Accountant will be responsible for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities.  The cost accountant must also construct and monitor those cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management.
Perform all accounting responsibilities including accounts payable, accounts receivable, fixed assets, general ledger, treasury and banking, and financial statements preparation.
Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor
Analyzing data collected and recording results
Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
Manage inventory in and out, down to material level
Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
Maintaining Cost Accounting System
Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger
AP, AR, General Ledger, and Financial Analysis
Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
Reconciles finished goods inventories

Cost Accountant Background Profile:
The Cost Accountant will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
3+ years Cost Accounting experience in a Manufacturing environment
CPA would be a plus
Sage X3 experience is a plus
Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles
Computer Literate – Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word
Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports
Experience doing the financials and turning them in directly to management
The ideal candidate will thrive in a busy, fast paced environment, working with an excellent team who is willing to jump in and do what needs to be done to be successful.

Features and Benefits:
Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
Employee only insurance - $100/mth
Life Insurance, STD/LTD – paid by employer
401K with match
11 paid holidays
2 weeks PTO
Flexible schedule
8 hours awarded yearly for volunteer time in your community

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