Hot Job: Cost Accounting Analyst in Connecticut

Our client, a privately-owned manufacturing/distribution firm, is seeking a Cost Accounting Analyst to join their team.  This role will be located in Stamford, Connecticut and the company offers great benefits, work/life balance and opportunity to advance their career within the firm.

The Cost Accounting Analyst is primarily responsible for developing/maintaining the company’s cost accounting system, production cost data and standard cost variance analysis, cost reporting and planning and other ad-hoc projects, as requested.


· Finished Goods Cost Analysis, specifically actual vs. standard cost analysis and variance reporting by bottling for all production brands

· Coordinate with Cost Accountant to develop annual budgeted costs for production SKUs and monitor actual activity closely and provide data for latest estimate (LE) purposes

· Issuances of material purchase orders and tracking open material and bulk purchases

· Responsible for Accounting process, monitoring sales, and depreciation projections for product

· Responsible for the monthly inventory reporting data

· Maintain clear tracking of actual freight costs for production brands

· Prepare month-end journal entries to record monthly costing activity until JDE cost accounting system is implemented

· Coordinate with Cost Accountant for the initial system set up of inventory locations, items, bills of material, and routings in new JDE system

· Develop and communicate the process for ongoing production data creation in JDE


· Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance

· 5 years’ manufacturing costs accounting experience required, preferably in a production capacity with a co-packer model

· Standard and Actual cost accounting experience required

· Ability to apply knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Cost Accounting Standards

· Ability to research, compile, analyze and interpret data

· Knowledge of JDE system desirable
To apply please submit your resume to


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