Plant Accountant

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Job #: 15748
Status: Inactive / Filled
Title: Plant Accountant
Job Location: Mississippi - Tupelo, MS
Base Compensation: $50,000 — $60,000
Total Compensation: $50,000 — $60,000
Is Employer Willing to Relocate?: No
Employment Type: Full Time / Direct Hire
Job Categories: Accounting
Industries: Manufacturing / Distribution


Quality employer in the Tupelo, MS market is looking for a Plant Accountant.


Review base material standards to quotation and compare actual labor, overhead and usage costs against standards. Prepare and analyze various reports as required or directed relating to the financial performance of the manufacturing effort. Analyze and report cost effects of manufacturing changes. Prepare journal entries to record manufacturing cost and inventory valuation. Prepare special cost analyses as requested to support local and division personnel. Participate and assist in preparing recurring estimates of revenue and expense. Recommend and develop modifications and improved cost accounting techniques and methods. Cost routing changes and prepare cost file changes. Participate and assist in preparation and analysis of monthly financial statements. Develop definition and criteria regarding cost and budget philosophy for the proper definition and accurate tracking of manufacturing costs. Routinely assist Production Department with closing work orders. Assist in physical inventory compilation and reconciliation, FIFO price testing and obsolescence reviews.


Four year BA or BS in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent Three years experience in the cost accounting function of a manufacturing company or in public accounting working with manufacturing clients Strong PC/mainframe background Strong analytical skills. Strong interpersonal skills - effectively communicates and relate to customers and employees at all levels; functions well in a team environment


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