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Staff Accountant in Andover, MA at Accounting Now

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Andover, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/8/2018
  • Job ID:
    349400

Job Description


Job Responsibilities *
Planning, studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor. *
Maintaining an expense database and analyzing data collected
* Analyzing changes in operations, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
* Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports on profit margins by products
* Analyzing new and proposed product costs
* Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
* Creating and maintaining Cost Accounting Model * Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger
* Maintain calculation of overhead costs as required by GAAP
* Conducts physical inventory audits and monitors cycle count program * Assist in investigation and reconciliation of Inventory cycle counting variances

Job Qualifications *
Minimum of 5-7 solid years of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment. Pharmaceutical manufacturing preferred.
* Bachelors Degree in Accounting * Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles.
* Strong Excel skills
* Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
* Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports Benefits