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Cost Accounting Analayst

Company: Jobot
Location: Somerset
Posted on: April 1, 2024

Job Description:

Embark on a career journey where your analytical skills shape the future of snack and confectionery delights!This Jobot Job is hosted by: David MontgomeryAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $55,000 - $75,000 per yearA bit about us:Our organization is a celebrated leader in North America's confectionery and snack industry. We're not just among the top 50 global confectionery companies; we're innovators and trendsetters. Our success lies in our commitment to delighting consumers with high-quality snacks and treats. We prioritize ethical and transparent practices, placing the consumer at the heart of everything we do. Continuous improvement drives us - whether it's in our people, knowledge, processes, or technology, we're always striving to be better.Why join us?

  • Opportunities for Professional Growth: --- Gain expertise in various facets of cost accounting within a dynamic manufacturing environment. --- Be part of a team recognized for its rapid growth and innovative approach. --- Innovative Work Culture: --- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to impact product costing and operational efficiency. --- Engage in meaningful projects that directly contribute to the company's success. --- Employee Development: --- Opportunities for on-the-job training and professional development in cost accounting and manufacturing operations. --- A supportive environment that values continuous learning and skill enhancement. --- Diverse and Inclusive Workplace: --- Join a team where diverse perspectives are valued and contribute to creative problem-solving. --- Be part of an inclusive culture that fosters collaboration and respect.Job DetailsJob Details:As a Cost Accounting Analyst in the fast-paced CPG industry, you will play a pivotal role in the financial health of our organization. You will be part of a dynamic team that is responsible for providing accurate, timely, and relevant information to decision-makers. This is not just a number-crunching role; you will be at the heart of our operations, impacting the strategic direction of the company. You will be involved in complex, high-level tasks such as cost reduction, manufacturing accounting, and fixed asset accounting. Responsibilities:1. Conduct regular cost analyses to support the company's financial decision-making process. This includes reviewing and analyzing inventory and margin reports, conducting research, and performing analytical studies in regard to cost analyses and profitability.2. Work in conjunction with the manufacturing team to develop and analyze cost standards. 3. Participate in the preparation of the Bill of Materials (BOM) and maintain its accuracy, ensuring it reflects the latest manufacturing methods.4. Collaborate with various departments to ensure the General Ledger (GL) is accurate and complete, resolve any discrepancies, and prepare necessary journal entries.5. Oversee the Fixed Asset Accounting, including maintaining accurate records and ensuring proper depreciation schedules are in place.6. Implement cost reduction strategies and efficiency improvements, identifying opportunities for cost savings in all areas of the company.7. Prepare, analyze, and present monthly, quarterly, and annual operating results for each department.8. Assist in audits and general ledger preparation, ensuring adherence to standard requirements.Qualifications:1. Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.2. Minimum of 2 years' experience in a similar role within the Technology or Manufacturing industry.3. Strong knowledge of Manufacturing Accounting, Cost Reduction, Bill Of Materials, General Ledger, and Fixed Asset Accounting.4. Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills with a keen attention to detail.5. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, with advanced Excel skills.6. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization.7. Ability to work independently and as part of a team, managing multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.8. Solid understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices.9. Proven experience in driving process improvements and specific skills in Cost and General Accounting would be a definite advantage.In conclusion, if you are a passionate and experienced Cost Accounting Analyst looking to make a significant impact within a leading technology company, we would love to hear from you. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a dynamic and forward-thinking team, where your skills and expertise will be valued and rewarded.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, New Brunswick , Cost Accounting Analayst, Accounting, Auditing , Somerset, New Jersey

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