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Date: Aug 7, 2019

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US, 45069

Company: Contech Engineered Solutions LLC

Location: [[Cincinnati, Ohio]]



Job Summary

The Cost Accountant is responsible for various cost accounting processes, which may include but is not limited to: calculation of cost of goods sold for multiple manufacturing sites, reconciling and analysis of general ledger accounts, reconciling and analysis of physical inventories and assisting in monthly close process. 

Primary Responsibilities

  1. Develop knowledge regarding the cost accounting and the general ledger software and prepare and post journal entries
  2. Calculation of cost of goods sold on shipments to customers.
  3. Set standard costs
  4. Transacting non-standard production transactions
  5. Accounting for job-specific costs
  6. Communicate with plant personnel in order to solve communication problems regarding production, receiving, invoicing, transfers and inventory related issues, and, train them in proper procedures.
  7. Investigate the causes of errors, develop and implement solutions.
  8. Insure accuracy of transactional information through proper application of company procedures and GAAP.
  9. Provide management with monthly and ad-hoc analyses
  10. Assist in the preparation of year-end external audit information
  11. Provide various reports and analyses as needed
  12. Attend and support physical inventories as needed (usually one per month, final quarter of the calendar year
  13. Assist with other accounting related activities
  14. Other duties assigned



4 year/Bachelors degree   Specialty/major: Accounting or Finance

2+ years of cost accounting experience, manufacturing environment preferred.

Must be a self-starter and able to deliver results by meeting monthly and yearly closing deadlines.

Strong organizational, problem solving and follow-up skills. Strong attention to detail.

Strong communication skills

Solid computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office applications such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Access.

Occasional travel may be required


Local Candidates Only Please. No Relocation Assistance is Available.

Contech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and participates in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, transgender status, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Click here to view information regarding your Equal Employment Opportunity rights and protections: EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement.  Contech is a drug-free workplace and conducts pre-employment testing as a condition of employment.  <brIf you are unable to apply online due to a disability, contact the Contech Recruiting team at (513) 645-7000.</br

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