Cost Clerk Job Description Sample
Cost Accounting Clerk
The Cost Accounting Clerk will report to the Sr. Cost Analyst. This position provides administrative support for the finance team located at C. R. Bard Operations in Covington, GA. Provides accounting support for inventory management as well as assists in month-end closing. Emphasis placed on supporting Cost Accounting functions of inventory management and research. Provides accounting support for inventory management.
Investigate receipt route exceptions for in transit and rejected in transit inventory.
Process Material Disposition Notices (MDN) received monthly from the Global Distribution Center (GDC) as well as any other MDN that become necessary.
Assist with physical inventory for Covington Operations.
Provide backup support for item master creation and cost requests. Performs Month End duties necessary for closing the books.
Run Ledger detail and analyze for assigned accounts.
Run various inventory reports. Provides support for the general accounting process.
Administration of and compliance to corporate and divisional policies and procedures.
Participates in assigned Sarbanes-Oxley compliance efforts.
Proficient in the use of a personal computer with intermediate level of keyboarding skills, MS Excel, MS Word, Access, and JD Edwards.
Strong communications skills
Ability to multi-task
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and work overtime as required
Strong interpersonal skills required in the areas of verbal and written communications, customer focused, telephone courtesy, and professionalism.
Basic understanding of Sarbanes Oxley 404 impact to financial transactions, processes and reporting
Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
Three (3+) years related accounting experience and/or training.
A minimum of two years of experience in an accounting, distribution, and/or inventory-oriented environment.
ERP experience required
JD Edwards experience is preferred. Employee may be required to sit, bend, stoop, use keyboard, see, talk and hear. May occasionally lift objects up to 25 lbs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This position works in a normal office environment. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderate. #LI-CW1 Industry Standard/Category: Cost Accounting Clerk/Finance ID: 2017-10983 Career Level: entry level Division Name: Bard Medical External Company Name: C.R. Bard, Inc. External Company URL: www.crbard.com C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 13,000 people around the world. Founded in 1907, we pioneered many devices that are now the cornerstones of modern healthcare. We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness and respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded. Bard is a M/F, Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer. Be Your Best at Bard – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.
Cost Accounting Clerk
We are looking for a Cost Accounting Clerk to join our team! Your duties will be as follows:
Compiles operation or sales cost reports on unit or total basis for company by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Calculates individual items such as labor, material, and time costs.
Calculates relationship of sales or revenues to cost, and overhead expenditures.
Examines records such as time and job sheets, payrolls, operations charts and schedules, to obtain data for calculations.
Prepares reports showing total cost, selling prices, or rates profits.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Job Knowledge- Competent in required job skills and knowledge; keeps abreast of current developments.
Use of Technology- Uses technology to increase productivity.
Problem Solving- Gathers and analyzes information skillfully.
Communications- Keeps others adequately informed.
Teamwork- Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
Cost Consciousness- Develops and implements cost saving measures; contributes to profits and revenue ; conserves organizational resources.
Ethics- Inspires the trust of others.
Attendance/Punctuality- Is consistently at work and on time; ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and client statement of work (SOW) instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Quickbooks or equivalent accounting software.
Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Cost Accountant - Cost Accounting, Sap, Financial Analysis, MRP
Cost Accounting, SAP, financial analysis, MRP Cost Accountant
Cost Accounting, SAP, financial analysis, MRP - Skills Required
Cost Accountant, SAP Experience a PLUS, Cost Analysis, Financial Analysis, Cost savings/cost reductions, Manufacturing, Accounting, Assistant Controller, Cost Accounting We are seeking an experienced Cost Accountant for a manufacturing team in the East Lansing area, in a role where you will deliver Strategic analysis resulting in high quality, concise information provided in a timely manner to the appropriate Management.
What You Will Be Doing In this role you will be tasked with developing Strategic proposals based on the Companys financial and economic goals, including managing balance Scorecard, providing Overview of Current Budget Planning Process, and Planning General Budget & Financial Topics. Some of what you will be responsible for, will include:
Advising Management as to appropriate direction to achieve financial goals, including performing analysis of the outcome to determine if goals will be achieved. Utilize full Cost & Marginal accounting principles to analyze the product in relation to planned and actual costs. Implement profitability calculations per Business Unit by applying accounting methods by cost type, cost center and product Perform economic efficiency calculations based on product & location Research & analyze optimization & improvements of current procedures Propose cost savings opportunities Analyze key cost driving elements & compare then over varying time lines.
Analyze & calculate the impact of implemented cost reductions and report accordingly. Analyze cost reductions by cost structure (including capacity, per piece cost, etc.) and impact on cost of sales Calculate cost rates for individual cost and center and Cost object (product). Prepare reporting on revenue costs, key cost figures, etc. and develop proposals to improve business. Ensure analysis and proposal of information;
What You Need for this Position The ideally qualified candidates, will bring with them, the following experiences and qualifications: Bachelor Degree with major in cost accounting or related field. 3-8 years of cost accounting, finance and controlling experience in a Manufacturing organization Ability to read and speak the German Language a plus 2-3 years of utilizing an MRP/ERP system, preferably SAP Advance user of Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point So, if you are a Cost Accountant with experience, please apply today! Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
- Cost Accounting, SAP, financial analysis, MRP* MI-WebbervilleRH-1423822
Cost Lead – Chassis System Cost Engineer
Cost Lead – Chassis System Cost Engineer Chrysler Headquarters & Tech Center Auburn Hills, MI 48326, US Job Type:Full Time Date Posted: January 8, 2018 Job ID: 1030516 ApplyRefer A FriendJoin Our Talent Network Share this job
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Share by Mail Job Overview The Chassis SCE Cost Lead is responsible for developing purchased component technical costs and leading a team of System Cost Engineers to ensure accuracy of cost driver assessments in support of vehicle programs. Responsibilities include:
Variable and tooling cost management throughout vehicle program life (target setting, sourcing guidance, design change collaboration, current production price analysis)
Manage workload, training, and development of Cost Engineers within their specific teams
- Ensure appropriate escalation to upper management if component cost collaborations cannot be agreed upon with the respective suppliers Qualifications
Minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited university or a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance
Minimum of 8 years automotive industry experience with an OEM or Tier 1 supplier
- Minimum of 3 of automotive costing/quoting experience
Experience with chassis components
Strong negotiation skills
Solid leadership, interpersonal and communication skills FCA is proud to extend to its employees a compensation and benefits package that is designed to retain their talent and to motivate and reward job performance. Our present compensation program provides for competitive, market based salaries, and annual vacation and holiday time off. We make available a comprehensive health care benefits plan which, depending upon the employee’s role, includes medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage. We also offer a disability absence plan, group and optional life insurance program, savings plan, tuition assistance, and vehicle purchase and lease discounts for certain employees, and for their family and friends. Note: Some of the benefits listed above may not apply to summer vacation replacement and temporary employees.
DOD Cost Estimator / Cost Analyst (California)
TITLE: Cost Estimator (DoD project)
LOCATION: El Segundo California (ZIP 90245)
Seeking dedicated professionals with expertise in cost, statistical, economic and/or quantitative analysis to support Department of Defense (DOD) acquisition programs
This is an opportunity to hone your skills in DOD cost, schedule, and risk analysis.
All candidates must have between 3-5 years of ACEIT experience (as well as USCM & SEER) and an active clearance. Also, candidates need to have at least 2-5 years of space and or ground systems that support/tracks space programs.
- Develop cost analysis products for DOD weapon system programs (aircraft, radar, and IT systems)
- Must possess the experience and technical capability to independently plan, organize, complete, and present professional program life cycle cost estimates (from initial investment through end of operational life)
- Analyze historical data and develop cost estimating relationships using regression analysis
- Interview functional specialists in support of estimate technical baseline development
- Develop risk distributions for cost driver variables
- Analyze program schedules and quantify schedule uncertainty
- Build complex spreadsheet-based program cost models used as decision analysis tools
- Apply statistics concepts to quantify probability of success for program budget and schedule plans
- Conduct business case analyses, trade studies and economic analyses
- Assist program managers in development and execution of contract strategies and program plans
- Must be a U.S. citizen with an active Secret level clearance
- Three to five years of experience in cost, statistical, economic and/or quantitative analysis related fields.
- Willingness to develop cost estimating methodologies, metrics and models in accordance with published DOD quality standards.
- 3-5 years of ACEIT experience (as well as USCM & SEER)
- candidates need to have at least 2-5 years of space and or ground systems that support/tracks space programs.
- Must have a BS/BA with 21 semester hours in quantitative analysis courses, plus three (3) semester hours of Calculus.
- Full MS WORD Resume
- Current and required compensation
- Current contact information
INTERMEDIA GROUP, INC.
180 Varick Street
New York, NY 10014
Corporate Web Site: www.intermediagroup.com
OPEN JOB LIST:http://intermediagroup.com/jobs
Cost Accountant / Cost Analyst
COST ANALYST / ACCOUNTING
Our client is a premier Print and Direct Mail manufacturing facility that enables marketers to communicate meaningfully yet efficiently at scale. We boast cutting-edge capabilities and core competencies that cover the entire spectrum of direct mail — from the latest printing technology, production, and pre-press to data hygiene, postal optimization, and fulfillment.
Location: North Ft Lauderdale / Coral Springs / Pompano Beach
NOTE: Must have PRINTING INDUSTRY Production Manufacturing performance understanding with COST ACCOUNTING. Direct Mail Production (Run Rate / Cost Analyst)
The Cost Accountant/Cost Analyst will be responsible for:
Planning, Studying and collecting data to determine costs of business activity, such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor
Analyzing data collected and recording results
Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services
Maintaining Cost Accounting System
Assisting in Month end close of General Ledger
Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
Reconciles finished goods inventories
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
10 years of Cost Accounting experience in a manufacturing environment required, print manufacturing experience preferred
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles
Computer Literate – Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word
Experience with Profectus a plus
Experience working with print manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports
Our firm acutely understands the challenges and changes in today graphics landscape (over capacity, business consolidations, corporate restructuring, bad professional fit, and culture change). Our goal is to evaluate your valuable work experience in order to match your background and accomplishments to the most ideal employment opportunities available.
We have relationships in many print and marketing communications industry segments:
Catalog Publications & Book Print
Direct Marketing - Direct Mail
Large Format POP
Business Process Outsourcing (BPO)
Digital Print / Cross Media
Program Cost Sched & Cont Ii/Sr Program Cost Sched & Cont (G07.G08)
This is an exciting opportunity to become a member of the Patriot Int’l Finance Team in support of the Patriot Qatar program.
The Qatar program is valued at greater than $2B and contains both recurring Production and Engineering Development tasks. The candidate for this position will support Program Management and System Engineering CBT’s in managing their cost and schedule integration, performance tracking, manpower forecasts, Variance Analysis (VARs), Budget Change Requests (BCRs), monthly LRE, and quarterly EAC and ensure all changes are incorporated into control systems in compliance with RTN Earned Value Management System process 10255. The candidate will also support overall Program Management Office program controls activities through the maintenance of the PMX tool suite, program logs, and stoplight reports.
The ideal candidate should be familiar with the 10255 Raytheon EVMS Process Description, possess technical knowledge of program controls, possess problem solving skills and have good communication skills. The successful candidate should be comfortable working independently and have the ability to multi task and work on several different program issues concurrently, in a challenging and deadline driven environment, as part of a core Finance team.
2+ years minimum of related work experience Experience with Earned Value Management (EVM), including prior Program Controls or Operations Finance experience Desired
Experience with SAP, BW, PRISM, APEX EV, PMX Tool EVMS Certification Experience with Variance Analysis and Baseline Change Requests Experience in meeting critical deadlines and providing creative solutions to problems Proactive, creative and innovative in solving problems and issues Experience with Microsoft Office Suite of Products Experience with Raytheon Company EVMS Process Description Manual 10255 Required Education (including Major): Bachelors in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or other related field 104858 Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Cost And Productivity Analyst
Engineering Cost and Productivity Analyst in the Engineering Product and Process Cost Management Group located in the Igor Sikorsky Development Center in Stratford CT. Responsible for the initiation, development, preparation, analysis, and quality of Engineering Cost Estimating Relationships, model/tools used in the preparation of numerous Proposal types.
Support the continuing activities associated with Productivity Improvement Cost Tickets and the Engineering Cost Council, including the review and evaluation and implementation of various cost savings initiatives. Basic Qualifications Education
B.S. degree in, Finance, Business Administration, Engineering or related discipline. MBA a plus. Experience/Qualifications
Well organized, demonstrated ability to analyze data and generate meaningful information. Experience with MS Office, Excel, PowerPoint, required with estimating tool / CER development a plus.
Desired skills Candidate must possess a high degree of initiative and judgment to assist in the development of cost reduction initiatives. Experience Financial analysis or estimating for USG proposals is a plus. Good oral and written communication skills required.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.
*Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
- Job Location(s): Stratford Connecticut
Director, ISA Cost Management And Control
The Standards & Procedures for Director Integrated Systems of the Americas (ISA) Cost Management and Control will be responsible for leading the transformation of business management across ISA. This role will support the shift in discussion from the cost of technology to the value of technology, while shifting to a focus on an efficient, robust team that fluidly supports the organization, drives change and implements controls. Key responsibilities:
Collaborate with ISA Management and Finance to align annual budget and resource plans to strategic business priorities and manage the plan
Translate ISA’s spending, consumption and capacity into meaningful perspectives for technology and business decision makers
Drive the implementation of an enterprise wide technology business model that focuses on aligning technology to business value, optimized spend and drives accountability
Support the development, implementation and ongoing execution of the IT Cost Management and Resource Planning Processes and Procedures
- ISA Space Management
To succeed this position requires an individual who can work effectively with colleagues across the ISA organization to achieve a desired result efficiently. The candidate must:
Have experience driving large-scale solutions to complex business challenges in a top tier, global financial services company
Invite and incorporate the opinions and perspectives of others
Demonstrate ability to manage and develop talent both directly and across cross function teams
Cultivate internal relationships to gain support and participation in initiatives
Adopt a long term perspective on how to drive successful execution
Translate business goals into well-defined plans for the organization and communicates link between current activities and goals
Be able to prioritize and manage to deadlines
Be able to work well as a leader of the team, both direct and matrixed
Ensure the appropriate processes, systems and controls are in place to support transparency
Possess good organizational skills
Possess business awareness and numerical ability
Possess proven excellent communication and presentation skills
Be willing to adhere to all principles of confidentiality
Be able to show initiative, good judgment, and resourcefulness
Possess 15 years of experience ideally within Financial Services or Technology Industries.
Possess excellent Interpersonal skills
Possess proficiency with Microsoft Office products
Possess strong analytical skills
Have a strong attention to detail
Possess budget management experience
Have earned a 4 year college degree or equivalent / The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. / / / / We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category. /
Job:Systems / Technology
Title:Director, ISA Cost Management and Control
Location:NEW JERSEY-Jersey City
Other Locations:NEW YORK-New York, CALIFORNIA-Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA-Brea, CALIFORNIA-Monterey Park, ARIZONA-Tempe, CALIFORNIA-San Diego, CALIFORNIA-San Francisco
Cost Accountant - Shirley, NY
Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Daiichi Sankyo Group Company, is dedicated to the development and marketing of innovative, quality drugs and medical devices for healthcare professionals, clinics, and hospitals across the United States and Canada. We specialize in sterile injectables, bone regeneration materials for dental procedures, as well as innovative products for veterinary medicine use. This position has prime responsibility for the accurate and timely recording and reconciliation of inventory. Essential duties and Responsibilities
Consolidate and record daily labor hours by location, department and production lot.
Perform final analysis of material usage and labor for released finished goods lots.
Daily reconciliation roll-forward of WIP and Finished Goods units.
Assist in ensuring current and complete costing of the Company’s raw material, work-in-process and finished goods inventories.
Reconciliation of perpetual inventory to the general ledger.
Acts as back up to the Cost Accounting Administrator and/or Senior Cost Accountant. Qualifications and Requirements
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field
Minimum 3 years Cost Accounting in manufacturing environment.
Familiar with mainframe accounting applications.
Proficient in Excel, Word and Outlook.
Strong organizational and communication skills.
Team player, strong attention to detail. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Job Title: Cost Accountant - Shirley, NY Employment Type: Full Time Classification: B Date Posted: 10/09/2017 Requisition ID: 1801
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