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Cost Accountant

Kelly Services
Alsip, IL 60803
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**Kelly Services is currently partnering with a manufacturing company in the Alsip area looking for a Cost Accountant**

Interested? Apply now and send an updated resume to

**Position: Cost Accountant**

**Pay: $75K-$80K**

**Location: Alsip, IL**

**Duration: Contract to hire**

**Hours: 7:30am-4:30pm**

The Cost Accountant position is an in-office position in our Alsip, IL plant.

This role will be part of the PST finance team allowing opportunities to support business level reporting activities as well as ad hoc analysis in support various material handling projects.

**Essential Duties & Responsibilities for the Cost Accountant opening:**

+ Update product standard cost (new products and product cost maintenance) for material handling items in Alsip.

+ Support controller in the annual cost roll process and other supporting activities.

+ Ad Hoc analysis (comparative analysis) for product families and across product lines.

+ Review and analyze cost variances (PPV, Usage Variances, etc.) for monthly reporting and overall improvement of standard costing.

+ Prepare Journal Entries for month end close.

+ Prepare monthly account reconciliations.

+ Publish regular reports for operational & financial performance (metrics/results) in a timely manner with zero defects.

+ Assist in annual physical inventory processes (documentation for PI exemption, PI counts and audits, or other cycle count tracking activities).

+ Monitor processes and controls relating to inventory transactions and reporting failures and areas for improvement.

+ Support Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and internal/external auditors.

+ Provide routine and ad hoc analysis and reports related to inventory, standard costs, and product and process costing.

+ Demonstrates excellence in completion of all other duties as assigned.

**Education & Experience** **for the Cost Accountant opening**

+ Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or Mathematics preferred

+ 2+ Years in Manufacturing Finance with direct cost accounting experience

+ Ability to use experience in SAP is desired and HFM is a plus

+ Experience with US GAAP and SOX preferred

+ Proficient in Excel, strong working knowledge of other Office programs (PowerPoint, Outlook, Word, etc.)

+ Exceptional analytical skills

+ Ability to manage multiple critical projects in a fast paced environment

+ Ability to work well in a cross-functional and remote environment

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

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2022-06-06 Expires: 2022-07-07

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