Cost Accountant - Inventory

Employee Type: Direct Hire
Experience: 3 to 6 years of experience
Location: Houston, TX 77252
Job Reference #: 103892
Salary: $60 to $72k depending on experience
Company Industry: Oil and Gas
Job Title: Cost Accountant - Inventory

Position Summary


Our client and international oilfield service company located in Houston, TX.  We exist to keep the business on track and accomplishing this requires quick thinking, problem-solvers who thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities for Cost Accountant - Inventory


The role of a General Accountant, the Cost Accountant focuses on specific accounting unique to the manufacturing process.
* Reviews balance sheet account, reconciles and prepares associated balance sheet notes. 
* Analyzes Profit & Loss variance and reviews detailed revenue and cost transactions. 
* Controls and prepares general ledger entries including prepaids, accruals, allocations, etc. 
* Controls inventory including evaluation of product cost, bill or material accuracy, period physical inventory, etc. 
* Establishes standard overhead rates. 
* Establishes standards of control over material and finished goods movements. 
* Coordinates with Purchasing, Materials and Operations Management on issues of product cost. 
* Supports implementation of manufacturing accounting and control systems.
* Assist tax department with inventory issues.
* Prepare PCPR report and present the results to GM Controllers
* Prepare RNI/INR analysis
* Complete knowledge of Inventory cycle, revision of standard process, propose changes to existing reports.
* Participation to physical count (inventory, fixed assets) and reconciliation with sub-ledger.
* Understands, reviews, implements and complies with SOX requirements as defined in the risk control matrix

Qualifications for Cost Accountant - Inventory


Bachelor degree in Accounting 
Bilingual - Spanish a plus 
3-5 years in general accounting role cost and or inventory focus
Experience with large ERP, MS Office suite.  Strong excel (formulas; sumif, vlookup,hlookup,if, pivot tables) 
Strong attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Compensation & Benefits for Cost Accountant - Inventory


Salary: $60-$72k depending on experience 
Benefits : Full time, permanent employees are eligible for:
	o	Paid holidays, vacation, and personal time off
	o	Medical, dental, and vision insurance
	o	Short and Long Term Disability
	o	Life Insurance
	o	401(k) retirement plans

Position Type for Cost Accountant - Inventory


Direct Hire

If you have questions concerning this position, please contact  Laura Lee Joseph.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists.    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Meet your Recruiter


Laura Lee Joseph
Senior Direct Hire Recruiter
Specializing in matching talent with Accounting, Finance, and Supply Chain.
Company Name:   Burnett Specialists