Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc

EXECUTIVE RECRUITERS
FOR THE FOOD & BEVERAGE
MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES

Job Reference Code: WP-1398
Job Title: COST ACCOUNTANT
Location: Northwest Oregon
Salary: $85-95,000 + 5% bonus potential
Last Updated: 07/15/2021
Our services have been retained to recruit a COST ACCOUNTANT for rapidly growing, privately held $100MM+ consumer products manufacturer located in beautiful Northwest Oregon. There exists exciting growth and an abundance of challenge in this entrepreneurial organization.

The Cost Accountant reports to the Controller and acts as a reliable partner to plant management, assists in the identification and eradication of all types of waste, reports on product profitability, and maintains bills of materials for all products at the plant. The Cost Accountant should provide guidance regarding product costing, margin analysis, and inventory valuation and provide key insights to management surrounding changes to the cost structure.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Maintain product bills of materials, including monthly and quarterly updates that drive pricing to contract manufacturing customers • Provide analytical, quantitative, and financial modeling assistance in support of Company objectives in the areas of decision support, and analysis of historical results • Monthly / annual reporting • Develop, manage and maintain ERP system components (once installed) related to inventory and manufactured product costs • Budgeting and forecasting • Projects • Provide Inventory support and monitor cycle counts and physical inventories • Communicate results clearly in both verbal and written formats to peer and leadership audiences and provide guidance on product costing issues to manufacturing management KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance • 3-5 years of cost accounting and manufacturing analysis experience • CMA or actively pursuing CMA preferred • ERP experience preferred • Strong Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Word skills required

Salary in the $85-95,000 base range with 5% bonus potential, competitive benefits and relocation assistance. Please send resume if any interest or questions!

Wade Palmer, President WADE PALMER & ASSOCIATES, INC. 417-860-5607 wep@job-recruiters.com www.job-recruiters.com