Cost Accountant - Truitt Brothers - Located in Salem Oregon at Wornick Foods

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Location: Salem, Oregon





Job Description:

We are a food manufacturing organization presently looking to hire a self-motivated, detail-oriented cost accountant to come join our finance department. In this position, you will be working with upper management to make key decisions on pricing and cost management.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Planning, studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor.

  • Analyzing data collected and recording results

  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost

  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs

  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures

  • Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports

  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs

  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.

  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System

  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger

  • Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program

  • Reconciles finished goods inventories

  • Other duties may be assigned

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level is usually quiet.