Job Number #6759

Cost Accountant

POSITION: Cost Accountant

CITY: Scarborough, ON

LENGTH OF ASSIGNMENT: Full time, Permanent

SALARY: $55,000-65,000/year

Job Description:
  • Develop and maintain the standard costing model
  • Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close; review, analyze and report on inventory valuation, raw materials, WIP, direct and indirect labor, overhead costs and related variances
  • Assist in coordination of the annual physical inventories
  • Investigate inventory counting variances and resolve issues
  • Assist in the ongoing development, data accumulation and developing KPIs and reporting on KPIs to better track the performance of the plant
  • Act as the subject matter expert for reporting in SAP and BI from a costing and manufacturing perspective
Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Have completed a Canadian CPA, CMA, CA, CGA designation and 3+ years of experience within a plant based operations costing position
  • Heavy SAP experience a must
  • Knowledge of both financial reporting standards (IFRS) & managerial accounting practices
  • Analytical and problem solving experience
  • Must be a self-starter and have demonstrated ability to add value to reports and analysis
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Bilingual – Fluency in Mandarin is an asset

We appreciate your interest however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

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