Cost Accountant

  • Location
    Elmhurst, New York
  • Salary
    $ 70000 - $ 80000
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Our client in Queens is seeking a Cost Accountant to join their Finance Team.  Great chance to join a large company that offers a competitive base salary, strong benefits, and growth opportunities.  Our client has a strong track record of tenured employees.
Functions include:

  • Assist with preparation of rolling forecasts and the annual departmental budgeting process.  Work with managers and supervisors to set departmental spending budgets and explain major changes to prior period.
  • Reconcile the inventory accounts monthly.  Compute inventory turnover ratios, understand and explain the impact on operations.
  • Manage the month end inventory and cost accounting close process.  Prepare and analyze all associated reports.
  • Calculate the actual unit cost for specific products or services, analyze results, prepare the associated reports and distribute them to the Operations Managers.


  • A bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance is required.  
  • 3+ years of experience as a cost accountant within a manufacturing company.
  • Strong accounting systems, MS Excel and communication skills.

For immediate consideration please email your resume to

Please apply with your CV to: Peter Vanterpool -631-2738552

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