Cost Accounting Manager

Description:

Sierra Staffing Group has partnered with an exciting Manufacturing company seeking an experienced Cost Accounting Manager. This position provides a great opportunity to get your foot in the door with a growing company and further your career. Our client offers a competitive salary, great health benefits, amazing office culture, and career progression opportunities.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures timelines for reporting and control documentation are met.

  • Develops, interprets and implements accounting policy and procedures to ensure corporate and governmental reporting requirements are met.

  • Establishes the appropriate internal control environment throughout the operations to safeguard the assets of the company and meet Government contractor requirements.

  • Evaluates and recommends changes to the general ledger portion of the chart of accounts to assure proper classification of accounts.

  • Evaluates and recommends changes to management reports generated by the general ledger and other accounting systems.

  • Develops standard cost rates the products and work centers for the site.

  • Provides appropriate schedules and reconciliations to ensure accuracy of certain asset and liability accounts in support of external audit.

  • Acts as the site SOX coordinator.

  • All other duties and special projects as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance required.

  • CPA or CMA certification preferred.

  • 3-5 years costing experience in manufacturing environment.

  • Experience in a supervisor capacity preferred.

  • Excellent analytical and communication skills with an understanding of cost accounting principles and procedures.

  • Detail oriented with the ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines.

  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively.

  • Strong communication, organizational and analytical skills.