Cost Accountant - Aerospace Organization - NW Suburbs

Wood Dale Permanent USD70,000 - USD95,000
  • Multi-Billion Dollar Aerospace Organization - Rapidly Growing!
  • Opportunity to regularly collaborate with Sr. Level Executives and C-Suite

About Our Client

My client is a F1000 Aerospace Organization located in Chicago's NW Suburbs. They are in a rapid period of growth and are looking for an experienced Cost Accountant to join their expanding team! My client is a recognizable organization and is an industry leader in their space.

Job Description

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  • Collecting and analyzing data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs/variances and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Recording and reconciling departmental costs for use in controlling expenditure
  • Executing the periodic (monthly, quarterly, annual) financial close process with focus on inventory and cost of goods sold, including preparing and maintaining reporting schedule
  • Drive process improvements in cost accounting processes and data flows throughout the accounting department.
  • Execute key inventory and cost of goods sold process controls and ensure documentation of those controls adhere to audit requirements.

The Successful Applicant

  • 2-5 years in a Manufacturing environment - Cost Accounting strongly preferred
  • Familiarity with ERP systems, strong MS Excel skills
  • MBA preferred
  • Strong time management skills

What's on Offer

  • Comprehensive benefits package, salary commensurate with the experience level of the candidate
  • 401k
  • Competitive PTO Plan
  • Ability to join a large, growing manufacturing firm
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