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[not to apply] Cost Accountant

LHH

$60,000.00 - $64,999.00 per Year

Sugar Land

LHH Recruitment Solutions is working with a manufacturing company in Sugar Land, Tx to hire a Cost Accountant. You will be responsible for monitoring, analyzing, and controlling the production costs within the manufacturing facility in Sugar Land. Your primary objective will be to ensure accurate costing, maintain cost control procedures, and provide financial insights to support decision-making. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, including production, procurement, and finance, to achieve these goals. Key Responsibilities: Cost Analysis:
  • Analyze and report on the manufacturing costs, including direct materials, labor, and overhead expenses.
  • Identify cost variances and investigate the reasons behind them.
  • Develop cost models to accurately assess product costs and recommend cost-saving measures.
Inventory Management:
  • Maintain accurate records of inventory levels and valuations.
  • Conduct regular physical inventory counts and reconcile discrepancies.
  • Monitor and control inventory turnover rates to optimize working capital.
Budgeting and Forecasting:
  • Assist in preparing annual budgets and forecasts related to manufacturing costs.
  • Provide cost-related input to support strategic planning and decision-making.
Process Improvement:
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify process inefficiencies and cost-saving opportunities.
  • Implement process improvements and cost reduction initiatives.
Financial Reporting:
  • Prepare and present monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports related to manufacturing costs.
  • Provide variance analysis and insights to management.
Compliance:
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards, tax regulations, and company policies.
  • Support audits and reviews by providing relevant documentation and explanations.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Previous experience in cost accounting within a manufacturing environment is preferred.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and experience with ERP systems (e.g., SAP, Oracle).
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines.
Pay Details: $60,000.00 to $64,999.00 PER YEAR

Benefit offerings available for our associates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, additional voluntary benefits, EAP program, commuter benefits and a 401K plan. Our benefit offerings provide employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. In addition, our associates may be eligible for paid leave including Paid Sick Leave or any other paid leave required by Federal, State, or local law, as well as Holiday pay where applicable.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records subject to federal contractor requirements and/or security clearance requirements.

Ref INT_US_EN_27_844860_3004685

[not to apply] Cost Accountant

LHH

$60,000.00 - $64,999.00 per Year

Sugar Land

LHH Recruitment Solutions is working with a manufacturing company in Sugar Land, Tx to hire a Cost Accountant. You will be responsible for monitoring, analyzing, and controlling the production costs within the manufacturing facility in Sugar Land. Your primary objective will be to ensure accurate costing, maintain cost control procedures, and provide financial insights to support decision-making. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, including production, procurement, and finance, to achieve these goals. Key Responsibilities: Cost Analysis:
  • Analyze and report on the manufacturing costs, including direct materials, labor, and overhead expenses.
  • Identify cost variances and investigate the reasons behind them.
  • Develop cost models to accurately assess product costs and recommend cost-saving measures.
Inventory Management:
  • Maintain accurate records of inventory levels and valuations.
  • Conduct regular physical inventory counts and reconcile discrepancies.
  • Monitor and control inventory turnover rates to optimize working capital.
Budgeting and Forecasting:
  • Assist in preparing annual budgets and forecasts related to manufacturing costs.
  • Provide cost-related input to support strategic planning and decision-making.
Process Improvement:
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify process inefficiencies and cost-saving opportunities.
  • Implement process improvements and cost reduction initiatives.
Financial Reporting:
  • Prepare and present monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports related to manufacturing costs.
  • Provide variance analysis and insights to management.
Compliance:
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards, tax regulations, and company policies.
  • Support audits and reviews by providing relevant documentation and explanations.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Previous experience in cost accounting within a manufacturing environment is preferred.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and experience with ERP systems (e.g., SAP, Oracle).
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines.
Pay Details: $60,000.00 to $64,999.00 PER YEAR

Benefit offerings available for our associates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, additional voluntary benefits, EAP program, commuter benefits and a 401K plan. Our benefit offerings provide employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. In addition, our associates may be eligible for paid leave including Paid Sick Leave or any other paid leave required by Federal, State, or local law, as well as Holiday pay where applicable.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records subject to federal contractor requirements and/or security clearance requirements.

Ref INT_US_EN_27_844860_3004685
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