Cost Accountant

Smith Arnold Partners

A highly successful company with global presence recognized company is seeking a cost accountant to join their CT team! This company is the world’s largest manufacturer of metal and plastic components for the pharmaceutical industry. They have a stellar reputation, excellent benefits, and great corporate culture.

You will provide accurate and timely updating and maintenance of our clients cost accounting system and processes. You will develop new formulations and tracking performance to budgets and forecasts.

What people are saying:
“Friendly and communicative work environment”
“Under new management, talent is recognized and room for advancement”
“Interaction with international counterparts”
“Company is well equipped and the people are fair”

Title: Cost Accountant
Location: Naugatuck, CT
Salary: $70,000 to $85,000

Perform a variety of accounting functions related to cost accounting
Create month/year end close of financial statements, reports, year-end reviews, audits, and financial analysis
Maintain and update work center rates, as well as variable and fixed overhead rates in ERP systems
Develop budget process in regards to cost of goods, variance analysis
Reconcile inventory and analyze appropriate inventory level reserves and operational variance account analysis
Communicate business results through reports and analysis to management and other departments to explain cost and variances

Bachelors in Accounting or related Field
3+ years of heavy cost accounting experience
High proficiency with Microsoft Excel, and ERP system
Manufacturing/Industrial experience is preferred
Experience with Syteline is highly desirable