Finance & Accounting

Cost Accountant – Manufacturing – Bucks County, PA

$90,000/yr - $100,000/yr
Bucks County, PA (On-site)
Full Time

Our client, a leading manufacturer of packaging is looking for a Sr. Cost Accountant in Bucks County.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and present financial information and models to senior management
  • Act as a subject matter expert for Financial Analysts
  • Perform adhoc projects independently
  • Set standard costs for plant and maintain throughout year
  • Identify and report production variances
  • Manage cost accounting system and ERP standards
  • Conduct monthly operations close activities
  • Improve effectiveness of operational reporting
  • Manage changes to inventory standards
  • Review excess and obsolete inventory reserves
  • Assist in pricing and cost accuracy reviews
  • Analyze cost data for estimates and projects
  • Develop management reports for KPI trends
  • Compile annual budget for COGS
  • Coordinate year-end reviews with auditors and streamline work activity
  • Drive process improvements for financial performance and Gross Profit.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Experience in global manufacturing company, month-end financial reporting and Standard Costing
  • Ideally Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Advanced Excel skills including vlookups and basic spreadsheet analytics required