Salary Mid-Point: $75,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

A Well established stable manufacturing company in north suburbs is looking for a Cost Accountant to join their team! 

Senior Cost Accountant   

Primary emphases will be to maintain cost accounting system(s) and find creative solutions that correspond with continuous improvements in processes and reporting methods. This can be an excellent opportunity to excel during a period of dynamic growth.

Responsibilities Include:

·        Break-even analysis

·        Coordinate activities related to standard cost accounting objectives

·        Complete government quarterly reports

·        Cost Variance analysis

·        Fixed asset accounting

·        Maintain accurate and complete records of temporary (outside) direct labor as well as in house mfg. labor to support our standard labor rates

·        Provide material/labor support for government firm fixed price proposals

·        Maintain current and standard costs

·        Minimal travel required

·        Other project requests as needed

·        PBC preparation for annual audit

·        Prepare cost of sales and capital budgets

Required Skills / Experience

·        Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting

·        At least 4 years of manufacturing cost accounting experience

·        Excellent analytic skills

·        Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·        Strong Microsoft Excel skills, proficiency in other Microsoft Office applications

·        Experience with Epicor ERP systems preferred but not required

·        Understanding of Cycle counting

·        Exposure to Firm fixed price contracts is a plus


For immediate consideration please send your most up to date resume to