Jr. Cost Accountant - Rapid Growth!

CFS Orlando - Orlando, FL (30+ days ago)

Cost Accountant - Rapid Growth

Why take a Jr. Cost Accountant opportunity with this company?

  • Our client is a leading company in the distribution industry
  • With a large and growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the department
  • High exposure to upper management

What the Jr. Cost Accountant will do…

  • Plan, collect and study data to determine costs of business activities such as purchases, inventory and labor;
  • Analyze actual distribution costs and periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual costs;
  • Analyze changes in distribution methods or services provided to determine effects on cost.
  • Make estimates of new and proposed organizational changes.
  • Review and improve internal inventory, purchasing and distribution procedures to enhance timeliness and accuracy of data;
  • Conducts physical inventories as necessary and monitors cycle count program.
  • Reconciles inventories.
  • Support month end close of the General Ledger and perform variance analysis;
  • Record cost information for use in controlling expenditures;
  • Analyze data collected and record results.
  • Assist the Sr. Cost Accountant with developing “Dash Boards” for financial and cost reporting to end users.
  • Assists in provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products and services.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as requested;
  • Participate in various corporate projects requiring financial evaluation.

What the company needs in a Jr. Cost Accountant:

  • 3-5 years of cost accounting experience
  • Manufacturing or Distribution experience is a PLUS
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field

Perks of the Jr. Cost Accountant role:

  • Very team oriented
  • Significant room for growth
  • Work/life balance

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $55,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year