Senior Cost Accountant

Employer
Jobot
Location
Hamilton, Montana
Posted
May 16, 2024
Closes
May 19, 2024
Ref
2761406729
Level
Staff, Senior
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
This Jobot Job is hosted by: Forrest Mack
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Salary: $110,000 - $130,000 per year

A bit about us:

We are a pioneering agricultural technology company focused on revolutionizing fresh food production. By leveraging cutting-edge indoor farming techniques, they cultivate high-quality, pesticide-free produce year-round. Our innovative approach involves vertical farming, hydroponics, and advanced automation systems, ensuring optimal growing conditions and minimal environmental impact. Their commitment to sustainability extends beyond farming practices, with a focus on reducing food miles and water usage. With a mission to provide local communities with access to nutritious, flavorful produce, we are reshaping the future of farming while addressing food security challenges.

Why join us?
  • Healthcare
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Assistance and Professional Development
  • Employee Discounts and Perks
  • Life Insurance and Disability Coverage
  • Wellness Programs


Job Details

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field. CPA or CMA certification is a plus.
  • Proven experience as a Cost Accountant in a manufacturing environment, with a deep understanding of manufacturing processes and cost drivers.
  • Proficiency in cost accounting principles, including standard costing, variance analysis, and inventory valuation methods.
  • Advanced Excel skills and experience with ERP systems (e.g., SAP, Oracle) for data analysis and reporting.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with keen attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively across departments.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, meet deadlines, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Cost Analysis: Analyze manufacturing costs including raw materials, labor, overhead, and other expenses to ensure accuracy and efficiency in cost allocation.
  • Cost Control: Implement and maintain cost control measures to minimize waste, reduce expenses, and maximize profitability.

Inventory Management: Monitor and reconcile inventory levels, conducting regular audits to ensure accuracy and prevent discrepancies.

  • Product Costing: Calculate and update standard costs for manufactured products, considering factors such as material costs, labor expenses, and overhead allocation.
  • Variance Analysis: Investigate and analyze variances between standard costs and actual costs, identifying the root causes and recommending corrective actions.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Assist in the preparation of manufacturing budgets and forecasts, providing insights into cost trends and potential cost-saving opportunities.
  • Financial Reporting: Prepare timely and accurate financial reports related to manufacturing costs, presenting findings to management and stakeholders as needed.
  • Process Improvement: Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and implement process improvements, enhancing efficiency and reducing costs throughout the manufacturing operations.
  • Compliance: Ensure compliance with relevant accounting standards, regulations, and internal controls related to manufacturing cost accounting.
  • Ad Hoc Analysis: Conduct ad hoc financial analysis and projects as assigned, supporting management in decision-making and strategic planning.


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