The Thor Group


- Henderson UNITED STATES

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Cost Accountant with Inventory Experience

Regular full time Accounting and Tax Preparation

Are you looking to work for a privately owned, family environment company with a 75+ year history of success? Would you like to enjoy a calming - peaceful lifestyle, lower cost of living, great schools - just a 1 hour drive from Dallas, TX? Our client, a leader in their industry - a nation-wide distributor, is looking for an experienced Cost Accountant to join their tenured accounting team. This position is Full Time, - offers a generous benefits package, including 401K, PTO, healthcare benefits - a great company culture.


The leadership of this company will take the time to help you grow your skills - career!


 


Location: Henderson, TX


Type: Full Time


Start: ASAP


Working hours 8 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. M-F


80% Cost Accounting


20% Other Accounting duties


 


Cost Accountant Primary Job Functions - Responsibilities:



  • Determine monthly product profitability utilizing existing reporting procedures as well as ad hoc analytical methods

  • Assist in month-end accounting closings.

  • Reconcile all perpetual inventory balances vs. general ledger values at month-end; significant variances are investigated, with adjustments made and/or corrective action taken as required.

  • Coordinate - reconcile periodic physical inventories, including cycle counts - the wall-to-wall annual physical; determine root causes of significant book-to-physical discrepancies.

  • Participate in setting - revising cost accounting standards for departmental labor usage, material utilization, - manufacturing overhead rates; will work closely with industrial engineering - operating personnel.

  • Conduct research - perform analytical studies with regard to manufacturing spending, actual vs. standard direct labor performance, material yields, overhead costs, process improvements, - other analyses.

  • Understand product manufacturing cost flow in order to evaluate or determine production job costs - variances.

  • Weekly review of production job actual performances vs. standards - trends; a thorough grasp - comprehension of production variances is essential.

  • Responsible for Fixed Asset accounting, including verifying - tracking all construction in progress expenditures, capitalizing CIP costs at the proper time, recording monthly depreciation allocations, - recording asset sales - retirements.

  • Take the lead in developing - verifying data relevant to margin analysis, spending controls, cost avoidance, - a variety of financial analysis - special projects

  • Work with multiple departments and/or individuals in order to get a complete understanding of a process or situation.

  • Participate in internal control documentation - internal audits.

  • Assist the CFO with projects as needed.

  • This is a Manager level position - reports to the CFO.



Position Requirements-



  • Bachelor’s Degree Required - Either Finance or Accounting – MUST HAVE

  • Solid understanding of debits - credits

  • Manufacturing or distribution industry experience

  • High-volume product experience is preferred



Additional:



  • Relocation assistance is a possibility - is based on a case by case basis. 

  • Tuition reimbursement is also possible


 


 


 


 

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- Henderson
UNITED STATES
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