Cost Accountant

2 plus years of Cost Accounting experience

Venteon Finance is currently seeking a Cost Accountant for a leading manufacturing company located in the Toledo, OH area. The Cost Accountant will be responsible for cost accounting functions for a manufacturing facility, completing various aspects of the month-end closing activities, the annual physical inventory, and the annual operating budget. Additional duties include assisting in both internal and external audits, preparation of assigned month-end account reconciliations and maintenance of the standard cost system.

Requirements of the Cost Accountant

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum of 3 years of accounting or finance experience preferred; manufacturing or plant accounting experience preferred
  • Experience with SAP preferred
  • Solid understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and ability to accurately apply the principles
  • Proficient at Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

Job Requirements:

Responsibilities of the Cost Accountant

  • Perform month-end closing activities for assigned locations. This includes preparation of journal entries, management reports, and account reconciliations.
  • Conduct review and analysis related to production order activity, spending variances, balance sheet accuracy, and the need for accruals.
  • Assist in the annual operating budget including preparation of capital spending and depreciation plans and plant cost center spending budgets.
  • Assist with the annual physical inventory and audit of cycle counts at assigned locations.
Full time
Buffalo, NY 14266, US