Cost Accountant

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Location
Frederick, Maryland
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 25.00 - US$ 30.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_35041
Contact
Molly Fraley, Spherion
Phone
301-694-7700
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Job Description

Cost Accountant and Analyst needed for a 6 month contract for a thriving manufacturing plant in Frederick, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor.
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System
  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger
  • Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
  • Reconciles finished goods inventories


Working hours: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:

  • Advanced Excel Skills
  • Must have worked in Manufacturing environment previously
  • Previous Cost accounting/analyst experience required
  • SAP experience is desired, but not required
  • Task orientated and focused professional
  • Excellent attention to detail


Education:
Associate

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:

  • Must have worked in manufacturing environment previously in Cost accounting
  • Able to pass onboarding background and drug screening



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