Senior Cost Accountant in Highland Beach, FL at Volt

Date Posted: 9/4/2021

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Job Description

Volt specializes in placing accounting and finance professionals. We have a immediate need for a Senior Cost accountant. The Senior Cost Accountant will provide ongoing support, including: monthly reconciliations, new items standard costing, cost accounting internal reports, gross margin analysis, cost of sales validation, inventory project WIP, accounting of warranty, freight, and working with the end of month closing activities.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform inventory reconciliations, Work in Process (WIP) analysis, Production Orders, Analyze Manufacturing Costs, Shipped not Invoice, Cost-of-Sales (COS), Freight Out, Field Services Startup, and Warranty
  • Prepare monthly reports such as; Direct Labor Hours, Freight Payments, Customer Goodwill, and Inventory Exception Summary
  • Perform analytical review and working with operations on corrective actions
  • Demonstrated understanding of inventory, cost of sales, project variances, standard and/or projects costing.
  • New items standard costing, including subassemblies. (WIP) inventory, data manipulation, and analytical review
  • Maintaining accuracy of cost elements
  • Support Supply Chain Operations, Engineering, and Project Management
  • Prepare journal entries for accruals, deferrals, reclassifications and adjustments
  • Perform other related duties as required


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5-years of experience in cost accounting, general accounting, and manufacturing operations.
  • Strong knowledge and experience with Excel (MS Office), and good understanding on how to use Pivot Tables, and ERP Systems
  • Excellent written and verbal skills. 

Volt is an equal opportunity employer