Cost Accountant

4 days left

Sauk Centre, Minnesota
Jan 27, 2017
Feb 26, 2017
Job Type
Employment Status

Cost Accountant- Sauk Centre, MN

Doherty Career Solutions has teamed with a leading manufacturing company to hire a temporary Cost Accountant. The Cost Accountant will analyze cost of goods sold for raw materials, production time, and shipping expenses.

*Temporary: 1-2 months (possible extensions)


  • Perform account reconciliations on assigned balance sheet accounts and prepare necessary journal entries
  • Review bills of material for accuracy and completeness, and make pricing recommendations on those products
  • Provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors that are affecting prices and profitability
  • Familiar with both manual and computer based accounting systems/practices
  • Analyze actual manufacturing costs to prepare costing reports
  • Set up and recommend processes for  Cost Accounting System and identify areas where process improvement is needed
  • Monitor physical inventories and cycle count program
  • Reconcile finished goods inventories


  • 2-5 years solid Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting preferred
  • Must have strong Cost systems background, excellent analytical skills, sound understanding of accounting principles, and experience with financial statement analysis

Apply for Cost Accountant

Already uploaded your resume? Sign in to apply instantly

All answers are required


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Resume must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

4000 characters left

By applying for a job listed on Star Tribune Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

More jobs like this