Role details

Accountant - Manufacturing

Boston   •   USD60,000 - USD80,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Report directly to the CFO of an expanding Manufacturing Company
  • Detailed Experience in Accounting

About Our Client

The Accountant - Manufacturing will work for a Food and Produce Manufacturer located in Boston, MA. It is a growing company that is expanding their accounting and finance team. The Manufacturing Company also distributes their products to large scale grocery chains and wholesale stores.

Job Description

  • Assist all aspects of month-end close relating to cost of goods sold and inventory.
  • Maintain the overall integrity of inventory and associated reserves.
  • Support Manufacturing and Purchasing with in-depth variance analysis on a weekly basis.
  • Forecast and monitor utilization, efficiency and labor & overhead applied.
  • Support the Controller and CFO
  • Work across different accounting functions
  • Calculate annual labor and overhead rates (explain fluctuations/ variances).
  • Responsible for managing the inventory.
  • Assist with reconciliations
  • Responsible for preparing standard monthly journal entries and maintain monthly reconciliations.
  • Assist and coordinate cost updates/ costing of new products.
  • Support decisions on make versus buy decisions and utilization of contract manufacturers.
  • Assist with audits.
  • Accounting and budgeting for internal and funded R&D efforts.
  • Additional ad-hoc responsibilities.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Related Degree
  • Accounting experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Cost Accounting background is a plus
  • Strong Accounting knowledge and good communication skills required.
  • Comfortable working in across disciplines of accounting
  • Advanced in Excel
  • Personable and friendly

Apply today for consideration within 48 hours

What's on Offer

  • Competitive Salary base
  • Company perks
  • Easy commute to the heart of Boston
  • Work for an expanding company

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