Houston financial recruiting firm seeks a Sr. Cost Accountant

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in the recruitment and placement of accounting, finance and supply chain professionals . We are currently recruiting for a manufacturing company who is hiring for a Sr. Cost Accountant, as follows:

Responsibilities:

The Senior Cost Accountant is responsible for compiling all cost data for cost of goods sold and inventories.

Other duties include:

  • Gather and monitor the following metrics and analyze for accuracy:
    • Invoices
    • Inventories for commodities and labor
    • Inventory turnover
    • Cost of goods sold
    • Sales revenue & profits
    • Overhead costs
  • Prepare financial statements
  • Prepare sales, inventory, and employee reports
  • Monthly, quarterly and year end auditing
  • Prepare additional reports as necessary

Requirements:

  • The incumbent will have previous accounting experience with a manufacturing company
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 5 – 8 years cost accounting experience
  • ERP/MRP experience is preferred
  • Experience doing costing for a complex, technical product