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Cost Accoutant in Greater Minneapolis/St. Paul Area at Baker Tilly Search & Staffing

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

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Job Description

Cost Accountant

Our client is a manufacturing company in the Minneapolis market. The company boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its’ employees with the tools and training necessary to succeed.


  • Daily updates with different departments on project costs

  • Determine, analyze and report costs of business projects and record results

  • Coordinate physical inventory costs and investigate counting variances and resolve issues

  • Update standard and actual costs in the bill of materials

  • Apply overhead costs as required by GAAP

  • Record and report on project cost data for use by management

  • Report on breakeven points and margins by product and division

  • Validate the cost of goods sold at month-end

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

  • 2 years of cost accounting experience

  • Understanding of cost inventory management/operations

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong reconciliation and analytical skills

  • Excellent detail and organizational skills

  • Knowledge of LIFO, FIFO, or standard costing

  • Ability to work independently and understand production operations

  • Computer skills in Microsoft Office and MS Project

Note:  Your resume will not be presented to a client without your prior approval.   

For immediate consideration please email your resume.

Equal opportunity employer


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