Senior Cost Accounting Analyst – Houston –


    • Planning, studying and collecting data to determine costs of business activity, such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor
    • Analyze changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided to determine the effects on cost
    • Estimate new and proposed product costs as well as product changes
    • Provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products
    • Transfer inventory among entities
    • Analyze profitability of special pricing suggestions/programs
    • Reconcile various general ledger accounts on a monthly basis
    • Reverse prior month expense accruals
    • Perform bank reconciliations
    • Update balance sheet reconciliations: prior to recurring journals, after journals have been posted and once the month is closed prior to final Trial Balance
    • Add new product codes to the transfer price list
    • Complete month end close process for costing
    • Ensure the accuracy of the Company’s inventories including the adequacy of physical count procedures and reliability of reported physical inventory results.
    • Perform special projects and analyses to assist management in interpreting trends impacting the business.
    • Development and analysis of monthly revenue cost reporting and forecasts
    • Review contract manufacturing strategy and pricing
    • Guide and train plant personnel on completing tasks in Oracle
    • Address low/negative margin sales through costing review
    • Review and note sales margins for three entities




    •          Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
    •          Advanced coursework in Cost Accounting required
    •         6+ years of progressive Accounting experience
  •         Intermediate level of Microsoft Excel Skills required; Hyperion experience preferred,

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