Salary Mid-Point: $80,000
Location: Wheeling WV
Job Type: Permanent
IFG Pittsburgh is actively recruiting a Senior Cost Analyst responsible for product costing activities and month-end close functions in accordance with GAAP.  The Senior Cost Analyst will interact with plant, commercial sales personnel, and operations leaders in the preparation of product costing actives, and internal control and SOx compliance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Cost Analyst
  • Serve as a key player with the monthly closing process including journal entries, account analysis and reconciliations.
  • Perform inventory and product cost development and analysis.
  • Coordination of physical inventories and reconciliations for Tax filings.
  • Responsible for fixed asset accounting.
  • Perform ad hoc analysis of business trends, scenario planning, special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • Reconciliation of specific asset and liability accounts.
  • Preparation and posting of journal entries to the general ledger.
  • Perform sales tax analysis and record the appropriate accruals. 

Requirements of the Senior Cost Analyst
  • A Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or a closely related field required
  • Knowledge and understanding of fundamental cost accounting principles
  • Large ERP experience preferred
  • Experience in physical inventory planning and reconciliation
  • Intermediate to advanced user of Excel
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work independently, or in a group setting, on assigned projects
  • Ability to analyze problems and present resolutions
If you are qualified and interested in this opportunity, please connect with your IFG Partner, or call us at 412-539-1434 x232 for more details and confidential consideration. Additional opportunities can be viewed at


IFG is a specialized firm focused on Finance, Accounting, Audit and Tax recruiting and staffing since 2005.  We understand that our clients require qualified, experienced professionals for permanent/full-time opportunities, as well as, staffing for the execution of "just-in-time", short term special projects and interim/transitional staffing challenges.  We place tremendous value on understanding the unique strengths and desires of the professionals we partner with and the specific needs and requirements of our clients who have trusted us with their human capital recruiting.