Cost Accountant | Distribution | Downers Grove, IL

Downers Grove Permanent USD70,000 - USD85,000
  • Ample career growth opportunity with a growing company
  • Remote working opportunities (2 days work from home)

About Our Client

I'm partnered with a high growth, privately held manufacturer/distributor of world-class products looking to bring on a Cost Accountant to their team! With a large presence in the US, this growing company has an excellent opportunity for someone to join and take full ownership of all cost accounting operations.

Job Description

Cost Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Perform inventory valuation analysis
  • Collaborate with business units to help develop, implement, and manage streamlined cost standards
  • Analyze manufacturing operations, including equipment utilization
  • Oversee cost month-end close
  • Perform cost life cycle and benefit analysis
  • Maintain cost accounting system and ledger

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in Cost Accounting
  • Manufacturing, distribution, or related industry experience required
  • Proficiency with accounting software and/or ERP implementation preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite knowledge
  • Exceptional GAAP knowledge

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • Bonus potential
  • 401k match
  • Amazing benefits
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Mentorship from the Controller
  • Join a growing, global company
  • Ample career progression
  • Hybrid work schedule (2 days at home, 3 days in office)

Apply today to have your resume considered within 24 hours!

Lyndsay Dalimonte
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Accounting
Industrial / Manufacturing
Downers Grove
Contract Type
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Lyndsay Dalimonte
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