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Job #: 6754
Title: cost accountant
Job Location: Dayton, Ohio - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Yes



Are you a perceptive accounting professional with impressive analytical and organizational skills? Do you excel working with large volumes of data and performing diagnostics? Our client, a leading automotive supplier, is seeking a dynamic Cost Accountant to join their Dayton, Ohio location.

The successful candidate will be a part of a globally recognized company that offers technologically innovative solutions for automotive and industrial applications. The company attributes their success to having diverse, competent teams of innovative, out of the box thinkers who want to reach their full potential, and by giving back to their community through various social engagement activities.



The Cost Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Monitoring and analyzing cost performance versus plan, forecast, and metrics
  • Participating in Month/Year End close and journal entries
  • Reviewing inventory transactions and related balance sheet accounts
  • Coordinating physical inventory and cycle count counts, investigating variances, and resolving issues
  • Analysing excess & obsolescence and shrinkage reserves
  • Calculating direct and indirect manufacturing rates for inventory control and valuation
  • Understanding of bill of material and Routers set-up and system flow
  • Understanding of production and inventory control management
  • Supporting ad-hoc requests, data mining, analytics and reporting


Our client offers comprehensive compensation packages, ongoing training and development, company benefits, and health programs



  • Manufacturing experience
  • Experience with SAP
  • Advance excel skills to manage large volume of data
  • Ability to identify cost drivers and suggest cost improvements
  • Experience working cross-functionally with other departments

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree