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Senior Cost Accountant

Evanesce Packaging Solutions

NATURE & SCOPE OF POSITION Reporting to the Director Finance, the primary responsibilities of the Senior Cost Accountant will include development and implementation of costing systems and preparing various management reports to enable informed decision making by the management.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES & AUTHORITY • Evaluate current costing

processes and controls, make necessary recommendations for change and improvement. • Calculate and analyze manufacturing costs and produce monthly reports as requested by the management. • Coordinate with the production team to prepare monthly production reports.

• Create and maintain standard costs in system. • Review and update BOMs for accuracy. • Analyze manufacturing variances; Material, labour, Over head and initiate corrections to bills of materials. • Analyze purchase price variance (material) and efficiency variances. • Review standard and actual costs and work to improve and implement standard cost estimates• Identify, track and present cost reduction opportunities in the manufacturing process. • Monitor and analyze contribution and gross margins of manufactured. • Prepare and present monthly management reports and analysis, as required.

• Assist in the quarterly and year end physical inventory count. • Assist in the month end close process related to inventory and cost of goods sold. • Analyze and report on margins, COGS and inventory (obsolete inventory, scrap, yield, raw material/supply costs) on a monthly, and ad-hoc basis KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field. • 5+ years experience in Cost Accounting role with manufacturing industry experience. • In depth knowledge of standard costing and variance analysis• Proven analytical skills, business acumen, strong attention to detail and accuracy.

• Expert level proficiency in Excel and proficient in use of ERP applications. • Excellent communication skills and strong attention to detail. Powered by Jazz HR

  • Type: Job

  • Location: Early Branch, SC

  • Company: Evanesce Packaging Solutions

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