Accounting Manager

Creative Financial Staffing
Fort Collins, Colorado
Jun 22, 2024
Jun 27, 2024
Work Mode
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Accounting Manager

Job Description:

Our client in For Collins is seeking a Cost Accounting Manager to join its Accounting and Finance team, this person will be coming from another brewery or distillery. This is an opportunity to work in a fast-paced atmosphere where you will lead cost accounting for an internationally recognized brand in the Spirits Industry. The position reports directly to Senior Leadership.

Job Summary:

The Cost Accounting Manager will plan and direct the accounting activities of the Accounting & Finance department under the direction of senior leadership.

Supervisory Responsibilities of Cost Accounting Manager:
  • Manage the accounting staff who are responsible for, accounts payable, collections, fixed assets, and inventory.
  • Recruit and hire accounting and financial staff and conduct performance evaluations.
  • Coordinate department training programs for new staff and identify training needs for current staff.
  • Demonstrates understanding, support, and consistent application of the Company Vision, Mission, and Core Values.

Duties/Responsibilities of Cost Accounting Manager:
  • Oversee preparation of financial forecasts and annual budgets.
  • Oversee supply chain initiatives, cost forecasting, and inventory management.
  • Develop appropriate costing methods and lead the implementation of any necessary change in methodology.
  • Collecting and analyzing data about a company's operational costs.
  • Recommending changes to the company's processes and policies to reduce costs and maximize profit.
  • Manage the company's balance sheet, accounting books, and account reconciliations.
  • Manage month-end close within NetSuite, ensure accurate and timely reporting.
  • Establish internal controls and guidelines for accounting transactions and budget preparation.
  • Develop standard operating procedures and desktop procedures for the accounting team.
  • Oversee the timely production of periodic financial reports; ensure that the reported results inform management and lenders with accurate financial information.
  • Coordinate with outside auditors and provide needed information for the annual external audit.
  • Present recommendations to management on short- and long-term financial objectives and policies.
  • Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal government requirements.
  • Collaborate with other teams in the company, including legal, HR, and IT.
  • Perform other related duties as necessary or assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities of Cost Accounting Manager:

Preference will be given to candidates with brewery or distillery cost accounting experience.
  • Excellent management and supervisory skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Acute attention to detail and excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficient in NetSuite and MS Dyn 365 BC and other ERPs.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Must be comfortable handling confidential information with the utmost discretion.

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration required.
  • Eight years or more of related experience required.
  • Certified Management Accountant designation preferred.

Physical Requirements:
  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.

Salary Range:

$90,000.00 to $110,000.00 per year.

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k) w/ match after 1 month of service
  • Paid Time Off / Colorado Sick Time / Floating Holidays
  • Long-term disability
  • Short-term disability
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • In Person
  • Fort Collins, CO 80521: Relocate before starting work (Required)