Cost Accountant

  • location: Chattanooga, TN
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $52,000 - $60,000 per year

job description

Cost Accountant

Randstad is seeking a Staff Accountant for an exciting and challenging opportunity with a manufacturing company in the Chattanooga Area. An ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree and at least four years of work experience in a staff accountant capacity. Other essential attributes include a positive attitude, strong organizational skills, the ability to work across various platforms, and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. If you are looking for a new role that offers opportunities for continued growth and professional development, this is the opportunity for you.


  • Complete month end closing requirements for the plant including closing entries and month-end reporting package
  • Participate in the identification and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives
  • Analyze data and work with the operational teams to recommend solutions and corrective actions 
  • Analysis of customer and product sales, margins and profitability in support of reported results and strategies
  • Maintain standard cost and provide variance analysis
  • Lead preparation of department level annual budgets and periodic forecasts
  • Identify and report obsolete and excess inventory and assist with disposition Qualifications:

  • Fundamental knowledge of GAAP (1 year of experience is preferred)
  • Cost Accounting (4 years of experience is required)
  • Reconciliations (4 years of experience is preferred)
  • Monthly closing process (2 years of experience is preferred)
  • Microsoft Dynamics (1 year of experience is preferred)
  • ERP (4 years of experience is preferred)
  • Bachelors (required)
  • Years of experience: 4 years
  • Experience level:Experienced
Shift: First

Working hours: 8 AM - 5 PM

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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    Cost Accountant

  • location: Chattanooga, TN
  • job type: Permanent
  • salary: $52,000 - $60,000 per year
  • date posted: 11/20/2020