Posted: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 5:25 AM
Location: Corporate Headquarters Contech Engineered Solutions is seeking a Cost Accountant to join our West Chester team. The Cost Accountant is responsible for various cost accounting processes, which may include but is not limited to: calculation of cost of goods sold for multiple manufacturing sites, reconciling and analysis of general ledger accounts, reconciling and analysis of physical inventories and assisting in monthly close process. Primary Responsibilities: Develop knowledge regarding the cost accounting and the general ledger software and prepare and post journal entries Calculation of cost of goods sold on shipments to customers. Set standard costs Transacting non-standard production transactions Accounting for job-specific costs Communicate with plant personnel in order to solve communication problems regarding production, receiving, invoicing, transfers and inventory related issues, and, train them in proper procedures. Investigate the causes of errors, develop and implement solutions. Insure accuracy of transactional information through proper application of company procedures and GAAP. Provide management with monthly and ad-hoc analyses. Assist in the preparation of year-end external audit information Provide various reports and analyses as needed Attend and support physical inventories as needed (usually one per month, final quarter of the calendar year). Assist with other accounting related activities Other duties assigned Qualifications Required: 4-year degree in Finance or Accounting. 2+ years of cost accounting experience with manufacturing environment preferred. Must be a self-starter and able to deliver results by meeting monthly and yearly closing deadlines. Strong organizational, problem solving and follow-up skills. Strong attention to detail. Strong communication skills Solid computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office applications such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Access. Occasional travel may be required Preferred: Experience working with JD Edwards ERP system preferred. Local Candidates Only Please. No Relocation Assistance is Available. Contech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and participates in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, transgender status, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Click here to view information regarding your Equal Employment Opportunity rights and protections: EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement. Contech is a drug-free workplace and conducts pre-employment testing as a condition of employment. If you are unable to apply online due to a disability, contact the Contech Recruiting team at (513) 645-7000.
• Location: Cincinnati
• Post ID: 48090468 cincinnati