Cost Accountant

We are looking to fill the role of Cost Accountant at our corporate headquarters in Seattle, WA. Reporting to the Corporate Controller, the main responsibilities for this role will be the following:

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with costing process of purchase orders and stock transfers
  • Maintain consistent workload with careful attention to detail
  • Reconcile purchase receipts to GL daily
  • Maintain and update costing procedures
  • Cross train and provide backup coverage for other team members
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts as assigned by the Controller
  • Achieve goals consistently and efficiently
  • Focus on thoroughly completing tasks leaving nothing to chance
  • Analyze production costs versus standard
  • Monitor unit cost variances
  • Assist with standard cost analysis
  • Perform special projects as requested

Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • 2-3 years general accounting experience
  • Cost and inventory accounting experience highly preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office; advanced Excel, intermediate Word
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain positive working relationships with staff at all levels in an organization

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent experience

Apply to position