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Cost Accountant

Company: Jobot
Location: Elverson
Posted on: September 14, 2023

Job Description:

Accountant with strong cost accounting and billing experience / Onsite / Generous pay + benefitsThis Jobot Job is hosted by: Christine McNamaraAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $70,000 - $90,000 per yearA bit about us:Are you a seasoned Cost Accountant with a knack for numbers and a passion for financial analysis? You will be responsible for applying your accounting expertise to manage and analyze costs, assess profitability, and assist in preparing the financials of our organization. You will be an integral part of our team, working closely with various departments to ensure the accuracy of financial data and contribute to our financial goals.Why join us?

  • Generous PTO & sick leave
  • 401k with company match
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Flex spending account
  • Growth opportunitiesJob Details
    • Manage all phases of cost accounting including inventory, cost of goods sold, and variance analysis.
    • Administer job cost reports and ensure all credits and internal adjustments are accurately applied to the jobs.
    • Handle monthly closing of financial ledgers and prepare monthly cost accounting reports.
    • Collaborate with the finance team to prepare budgets, forecasts, and financial analyses.
    • Conduct regular ledger maintenance and reconciliation activities.
    • Assist with the implementation of cost standards for materials and labor.
    • Prepare detailed account analysis and reconcile sales, cost, and inventory, liability accounts by customer.
    • Review and audit all job cost files, expenses, and overhead charges to ensure accuracy.
    • Comply with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for financial statements.
    • Collaborate with management on the development and execution of funding strategies.
    • Work closely with project managers and engineers to ensure accurate financial reporting and cost accounting.Qualifications:
      • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
      • Minimum of 2+ years of accounting experience.
      • Prior experience in a job costing environment is required.
      • Thorough knowledge and understanding of AIA Contracts.
      • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.) and accounting software.
      • Strong analytical skills with a focus on attention to detail.
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
      • Ability to work independently with minimal daily direction from management to accomplish objectives.
      • Professional certification like CMA (Certified Management Accountant) or CPA (Certified Public Accountant) is a plus.
      • Excellent organizational skills and ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.
      • Demonstrated ability to work well with others in a team setting.
      • Understanding of data analysis and forecasting.
      • Willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Reading , Cost Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Elverson, Pennsylvania

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