Cost Accountant

  • location: Newport News, VA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $55,000 - $75,000 per year
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Cost Accountant

job summary:
Senior Accountant ($55k-$70k) Hampton area: Growing manufacturing company with fantastic benefits and growth potential seeks a strong general ledger accountant for a newly created role due to domestic and international expansion. Easily accessible from Williamsburg and Norfolk areas. Looking for someone with 2+ years of corporate accounting.

location: Newport News, Virginia
job type: Permanent
salary: $55,000 - 75,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 4
education: Master's Degree
experience: 2 Years
- Conducts on demand analysis of product cost and/or profitability.

- Work in conjunction with the Accounting Manager to ensure timely month-end reporting.

- Provides detailed P&L analysis.

- Prepares, audits, and improves creation of Profit and Loss (P&L) monthly statements.

- Implements all capital expenditure processes, tracks all payment plans and assigns a number to the asset.

- Maintains, reviews, and audits inventories

- Partner with key internal customers (i.e. operations) to ensure accurate and meaningful reporting and analysis.

- Evaluates and calculates inventory values to ensure accurate cost roll-up.

- Responsible for sustaining ERP system cost accounting module to ensure system integrity.

- Attends all required job related training (internal and external).

- Other duties may be assigned.

  • Minimum of 2 solid years of Cost Accounting
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principals.
  • Computer Literate - Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word
  • Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
For immediate and confidential consideration, please email your resume to

skills: Financial Reporting
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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