Details for Seeking Cost Accountant


The Professional Division of Spherion Mid Ohio is partnered with a growing and exciting organization in Mansfield, Ohio who services a multitude of industries for their tooling needs!

We are seeking a Cost Accountant to join their team! Salary of up to $70K being offered based on experience.

**This is a Direct Hire Opportunity – NEVER go through a temp-to-hire process if selected!**

To ensure success, Cost Accountants should be confident, professional, and meticulous with a strong interest in the cost-efficient operations of the organization. Top candidates will have outstanding report-writing skills and the ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a team.

Cost Accountant Responsibilities:

- Develop and maintain the cost accounting system, documents, and records of the organization.

- Analyze and recommend costs and cost savings.

- Prepare and complete internal cost audits.

- Comply with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for financial statements.

- Analyze the data collected and log a detailed record of the results.

- Analyze any changes in goods or services provided in order to determine what effect it has on the cost.

- Analyze manufacturing costs and prepare regular reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.

- Make estimates of new and proposed product costs.

- Provide management with reports that specify and compare factors that affect prices and profitability of products or services.

- Assist in audits and general ledger preparation.

- Conduct physical inventories and monitor the cycle count program.

Cost Accountants Requirements:

- Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field.

- A minimum of two years of Cost Accounting work experience.

- Sound understanding of accounting principles.

- Solid cost systems background.

- Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and problem-solving skills.

- Meticulous attention to detail with superb organizational skills.

- Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

- Excellent report-writing, communication, and IT skills.

What’s in it for you?:

- Health insurance – 50% company paid for employee!

- Dental insurance

- Vision insurance

- Life insurance

- Health Savings Account

- PTO and 11 paid holidays!

Does this sound like the opportunity you have been seeking? Apply today with resume!