Senior Cost Accountant

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JOB DESCRIPTION

A brilliant opportunity exists for an outstanding individual capable of fitting into this very rewarding Senior Cost Accountant role. Our client, a leading medical device company, is looking to hire someone who can bring added value to the team. If you’re dedicated, energetic and detail-oriented, this could be the perfect role for you. Responsibilities include:

1) Prepare reports for cost related items
2) Perform review of manufacturing variances and help to drive corrective actions, where required
3) Participate in the development of operations, budgets and forecasts
4) Perform quarterly review of all inventory reserve calculations
5) Prepare monthly cost accounting journal entries, as required
6) Reconcile inventory related general ledger balance sheet accounts on a timely basis
7) Review inventory transactions for proper accounting
8) Perform analysis of custom and new product costs
9) Manage annual cost standards update process in timely and effective manner
10) Create standard costs for new products
11) Participate in SOX and other financial audits
12) Prepare and review monthly account reconciliations for balance sheet accounts ensuring financial records are maintained
13) Participate in organizing and conducting wall-to-wall physical inventories 
14) Maintain perpetual inventories for finished goods
15) Assist in special projects, as necessary

CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • 1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field
    2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)
    3) Recent experience in the medical device industry is strongly preferred
    4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in accounting

    If you are qualified and this seems like just the right opportunity to take your career to the next level, please apply – we want to hear from you!

COMPANY INFORMATION

Sterling-Hoffman is a retained executive search firm that specializes in representing life sciences and technology companies in matters of high impact talent acquisition. Our clients include market leaders and venture capital-backed startups in industries such as: medical device, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, enterprise software, clinical research, and laboratory services. You may view more of our jobs here: http://www.sterlinglifesciences.com Your privacy is important to us: we will never share your resume without your permission. Please note that only qualified applicants will receive a response. We encourage you to apply for as many jobs as you believe you are a fit for, but strongly suggest that you include your salary information as job seekers who provide salary information are likely to be reviewed sooner. ===================== TAGS: Biotechnology Jobs, Pharmaceutical Jobs, Medical Device Jobs, Biotechnology Recruiter, Pharmaceutical Recruiter, Medical Device Recruiter, Biotechnology Career, Clinical Research Job, Regulatory Affairs Job, R&D / Scientist Job, Product Manager Job, Medical Device Sales Job, Biotechnology Sales Job, Quality Assurance Job, Engineering Job, Laboratory Jobs, Microbiology Jobs, CEO Jobs, Marketing Jobs, Manufacturing Jobs, Oncology Jobs, Cardiology Jobs, Hematology Jobs, Medical Jobs

JOB INFORMATION

Seniority Level:
Experienced - Not Management
Function:
  Accounting / Finance,  General Management
Preferred Industry Background:
 
Managing a team of:
N/A
Required Travel:

Base Salary:
Confidential
Bonus:
Benefits:
Other Compensation: