Senior Cost Accountant

Houston, TX

Post Date: 11/22/2017 Job ID: 00002S7H Industry: Accounting/ Finance Pay Rate: 31.00 - 36.00
Provide accounting support for one large manufacturing facility. Work with operations management to continuously improve efficiency and productivity within manufacturing facilities. Create reporting and analyses to ensure the financial statements compiled by the facilities are accurate. Focus on improving current reporting and manufacturing processes.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Partner with operations management to provide advice and technical assistance with operational processes.
- Presentation of monthly manufacturing performance results.
- Review and analysis of monthly actual? S vs. Plan.
- Analyze product costs and variances associated with purchased and manufactured goods.
- Review and test the adequacy of the standard costing system.
- Perform and Report on results of periodic audits of Inventories (Work in Process, Finished Goods/Raw Materials).
- Review BOMS and Routings for accuracy.
- Develop more efficient and accurate manufacturing reporting.
- Assist in special assignments as needed.

Essential Duties General:
- Analyze and discuss manufacturing plant performance with Operations management on a daily/monthly basis.
- Review inventory information in the ERP system and sub-ledgers to ensure accurate valuation of inventory.
- Prepare inventory related reconciliations to ensure financial statement accuracy.
- Analyze manufacturing variances and discuss anomalies with supervisor and/or operations management.
- Provide weekly/monthly metrics to Operations managers related to purchasing, inventory costing, labor reporting, etc.
- Assist in developing and monitoring standard labor rates.
- Prepare financial planning/forecasting for monthly operating reports, mid year plan, and annual financial plan.
- Ensure manufacturing plants are in compliance with all policies and procedures.
- Prepare standard journal entries associated with the monthly closing of the general ledger.
- Assist the Materials Manager in preparation of reporting for At Risk Stock Inventory

-Bachelors Degree in Accounting or related field
-CPA Certification preferred
-3-5 years experience in related field

Jennifer Stevenson

Jennifer joined our team in July 2016. Native to Houston, she has also lived in Temple, TX, Denver, CO and Oceanside, CA, but she simply cannot stay away from the Bayou City! Prior to working with ExecuTeam, Jennifer led the Giving Choices Campaign for Halliburton. She is currently working on her staffing certification and is proud to be published in the International Library of Poetry. Jennifer finds daily fulfillment in her joy of helping the lives of others and of course, her family. She has 3 boys and 2 cats, Boone and Batman. When she’s not helping candidates find success, she enjoys spending time with her boys, playing baseball and board games, being a Team Mom Coordinator on the Board of Directors for Missouri City Little League, and cooking (but NOT doing laundry). Jennifer is thrilled to be a part of ExecuTeam and is looking forward to meeting you!

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