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Senior Cost Accountant

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North York
Direct Hire
About the Company
Our client is sourcing for a Senior Cost Accountant to join their team.

About the Opportunity
  • Determine costing for new products including raw materials, labour and overhead allocations
  • Update system bill of materials as necessary in addition to costing and recording of new bills of material
  • Lead the implementation team for new scanner software for tracking materials and shipments
  • Contribute to the review and entering of daily production reports
  • Oversee and record inventory transfers to the various company locations
  • Analyze profit margins for individual customers and products and follow up and explain material variances
  • Calculate and record landed costs of incoming materials and products
  • Analyze variances and trends in overhead costs and recommend adjustments to Bills of Materials as needed
  • Perform periodic inventory counts as needed and reconciliation to software and analyze variances
  • Oversee year-end inventory counts for all locations and reconciliations with the company’s auditors
  • Provide ad-hoc assistance to other projects
  • Ensure proper financial operating procedures are being followed

About You
  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting / Finance with a Professional Accounting Designation
  • 5+ years of progressive financial accounting experience
  • Cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Must be passionate about investigating and reporting, and show a deep interest in mathematics
  • Critical thinker with a strong attention to detail
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Experience identifying and implementing process improvement initiatives
  • Proficient in Microsoft excel with experience in advanced functions
  • Knowledge of Sage 300 software considered an asset

How to Apply
Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please know that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote # 403201.

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.

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