Cost Accounting Manager
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|Status:||Inactive / Filled|
|Title:||Cost Accounting Manager|
|Job Location:||Los Angeles, CA - Burbank|
|Base Compensation:||$85,000 — $100,000|
|Total Compensation:||$90,000 — $110,000|
|Benefits:||medical, dental, 401k|
|Is Employer Willing to Relocate?:||No|
|Employment Type:||Full Time / Direct Hire|
|Industries:||Manufacturing / Distribution|
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
|Our client is a rapidly growing, private equity backed Consumer Products company whose revenues exceed $300 million annually. We have a long-standing relationship with their Controller and the company has engaged us to find an analytical, detailed Cost Accounting Manager. Their environment is fast-paced, but also collaborative and casual. This is a new role that is open due to the company's growth.|
|• Driving process improvement by crafting new procedures for calculating and maintaining standard costs for overhead cost components (freight, duties, and royalties). Validate accuracy of factory costs and bill of materials. • Making product costing decisions independently, as it relates to item and/or bills of material set up and standard cost updates, without regular supervision while ensuring accuracy and timeliness. • Leading cross-functional team meetings to address cost accounting processes and changes • Serving as financial representative and advisor on strategic cost savings initiatives within operations. • Enforcing discipline amongst product development teams to ensure product cost analyses are current and accurate. • Performing month-end close activities such as analyzing actual costs and variance reporting against standard costs. Also, manage reconciliation of perpetual inventory to GL account balances. • Providing financial and margin analyses to support business decisions (e.g. pricing decisions). • Assist with development of quarterly sales forecasts for licensors, with input from product development, sales, and licensing teams. • Support cross-functional (product development, sales, accounting/finance, etc.) ad-hoc financial projects as required.|
|• BS in Business with an emphasis in Accounting • 7 or more years of experience in cost accounting • Proficient in Microsoft Excel (lookup tables, pivot tables, etc.) • Strong attention to detail • Experience with Navision software is a plus|
|Total Years of Experience:||7-8+|