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AG04 - Cost Accountant

Kelly Services
Washington, NC 27889
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My client located in Washington, NC is looking to add a talented Staff/Cost Accountant at their NC manufacturing facility. If you are looking for a terrific growth opportunity, very competitive compensation and terrific work culture, please read on. You must be willing to occasionally travel to their HQ and other facilities. Client is offering relocation assistance.


+ Performs month end tasks associated with inventory, material costs, margin analysis, and plant financial analysis including adjustment, summary schedules, and reconciliation

+ Prepare and/or maintain monthly financial and consolidated statements, supporting schedules, balance sheets, general ledgers and other financial records involving cash, plant payroll, accounts receivables, accounts payables, and inventories which include raw materials, finished goods, and work in process

+ Ongoing analysis of inventory, production costs, margin, and tracing costs back to underlying activities and drivers

+ Involved in the inventory control process and all inventory functions and analysis. Coordinates physical inventory, investigating variances and resolves associated issues

+ Maintains standard costs and reviews standard and actual costs for inaccuracies including variance analysis, treating these in accordance with GAAP

+ Develops meaningful and comprehensive reporting packages to provide current and accurate information to provide leadership with data necessary to make solid business decisions related to production, inventory management, and pricing

+ Performs production walks at manufacturing facilities to understand processes, variances, reporting errors, and interpretation of cost build-ups

+ Perform standard cost development and continuous improvement and operational excellence coordination and analysis.

+ This position will work closely with the production and operational plant personnel to improve financial information.

+ Responsible for all the General Accounting functions of the department including the Capital Asset Tracking, Production Reporting, Inter-Company transactions, Monthly Closings, General Ledger Account Reconciliations, and a wide range of audits. Assist in development of updates to ERP standard costs and inventory revaluation.


+ Bachelors' degree in Finance or Accounting.

+ 3-4 years' accounting and reporting experience in a manufacturing environment (Cost Accounting).

+ Thorough knowledge of accounting procedures

+ In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

+ Experience with ERP accounting software

+ Knowledge and skills to work in and throughout all areas of a manufacturing plant.

+ Advanced MS Excel skills; Microsoft Office.

+ Knowledge of standard costing and associated rates with the ability to develop and maintain the cost accounting system with verifiable and accurate reporting


+ Strong time management skills

+ Integrity, with an ability to handle confidential information

+ Ability to work well with varying skill levels in multiple functions/departments (plant floor to upper management)

+ Excellent analytical skills with an attention to detail

+ Desire to work in a team-oriented environment with excellent verbal and written communication skills

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the worlds most respected companiesproviding you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform your career. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 5,500 finance and accounting professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2019-11-04 Expires: 2019-12-05

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