Cost Accountant

LVD Strippit Cost Accountant
United States
  • Prepare journal entries and reports of variance to standard, manufacturing labor statistics and variances, inventory levels and sales orders, inventory levels compared to forecast.
  • Analyze differences between actual Sales and Cost of Sales to forecast.
  • Prepare and analyze Sales and Cost of Sales reports by customer and product type.
  • Load prices on new catalog items and change prices on other parts to comply to published pricing lists.
  • Set standard costs and ensure variances to standard cost are properly accounted for in the Strippit accounting system.
  • Load standard cost for new parts into the standard cost system.  Ensure that parts with production requirements have Engineering BOM’s (Bill of Materials), labor routings and specified lot sizes.
  • Prepare and distribute daily operating report.
  • Prepare and distribute financial statements to senior staff.
  • Prepare reconciliation reports for parent company and subsidiaries.
  • Payment processing of vendor freight invoices.
  • Complete government surveys.
  • Process duty drawback reimbursement.
  • Assist the Corporate Controller in the planning and reporting of the monthly cycle counting of inventory, the annual Business Plan and year end reporting.
  • Assist the Corporate Controller with bank audits and financial statement audits.
  • Perform other duties assigned as necessary.
  • Four (4) year Bachelor degree in Accounting.
  • 1 – 3 years experience performing similar accounting functions preferably in a manufacturing environment. 
Interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail orientated
  • Able to collaborate and interact with others
  • Analytical skills
Technical skills/special requirements
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of cost accounting practices.
  • Able to interact with international subsidiaries on a regular basis.
  • Demonstrated computer skills (Microsoft office environment, Work, Excel, e-mail, internal network)
  • Work environment will consist of a regular office setting with limited occasional exposure to a manufacturing setting.
  • No other employees directly report to this position.
Benefits overview

LVD Strippit, Inc. offers a Total Rewards package regarding a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. This package includes but is not limited to:

  • Medical and dental plan
  • Life Insurance for employees / dependents
  • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Short and long term disability coverage
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • 401(k) savings plan with Company match
  • Personal Cancer Indemnity plan
  • Wellness Programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition assistance program
  • Paid vacation and holidays
EEO statement

LVD Strippit, Inc. is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and to the principles of affirmative action in accordance with state and federal laws without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, handicap/disability, and veteran status.