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Senior Cost Accountant

Colorado Springs, CO 80907

Posted: 05/28/23 Industry: Accounting Job Number: JC531294329 Pay Rate: $70000-92500 / year

Job Description

Job Store Professional is partnered with a global Aerospace & Defense company to recruit for a direct hire Senior Cost Accountant position at their Colorado Springs, CO location. If you’re an accounting professional looking for a senior position in the manufacturing industry this could be the career move you’ve been patiently waiting for! The Senior Cost Accountant will be a direct hire, onsite only opportunity. 
About the Company:
Our client has been in business for almost 90 years and has successfully become the largest provider of analog and radiation hardened technology for the United States aerospace and defense industry. From deep sea to deep space, their engineered technology solutions have been essential to achieve some of the world’s most critical missions for the industry. 
About the Position:
The Senior Cost Accountant will be responsible for maintain a combination of cost accounting systems and will be responsible for preparing journal entries and maintaining and reconciling ledger accounts. The Senior Cost Accountant will also prepare monthly reports to verify Revenue Recognition is recorded properly based on IFRS 15 compliance/ASC 606 and will prepares ad hoc reports with variance analysis for management.
  • Assists with month‐end and year-end close by processing journal entries and reconciliation.
  • Prepares cost analysis of work orders as assigned, to monitor ERP system is accounting for costs correctly and to verify work orders are closed to match revenue recognition standards.
  • Monitors monthly cycle counts of inventory, reporting on variances, verifying inventory adjustments required, getting approvals for adjustments, and summarizing data for management review.
  • Ensures compliance with IFRS/GAAP requirements and any other regulatory requirements for the company. 
  • Responsible for working with internal and external auditors to help ensure the compliance and accuracy of our results.
  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline
  • 5+ years' of experience in Accounting position
  • Must have experience with Manufacturing Costing
  • Ability to manage tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be a proficient user of Microsoft Office software, specifically Word and Excel, and 10-key by touch.
  • Previous experience with an ERP system
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
Salary: $70,000-92,500/year
Schedule: Rotating 5x8 or 4x10 schedule with every other Friday off 
Benefits and Perks:
  • Immediate benefits coverage on day 1
  • Competitive Benefits: Medical (FSA + HSA), Dental, and Vision
  • Life and Disability insurance
  • Immediate 401K Vesting/Matching
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Generous PTO and 11 paid holidays per year
  • 8 weeks of 100% Paid Family Leave
  • Good work-life balance – every 2nd Friday off
If you believe you are a qualified candidate please apply online today!

Meet Your Recruiter

Jackie Chisholm
Senior Executive Recruiter

Jackie joined the Job Store team in 2016 and is a Senior Executive Recruiter while also managing the Denver branch. Jackie enjoys the challenge of recruiting for a range of different positions but most frequently works on accounting, human resources and professional administrative positions. Jackie enjoys building rapport with clients and employees and is always happy to help in any way she can. Jackie moved to Colorado from Australia in 2015 and she enjoys exploring new places with her family and two dogs.  

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