Costing Manager in Lachine QC

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Costing Manager
Job ID: 
Lachine QC
Not Specified
Job Types:
Accountant, Cost Accountant
Employment Type:
Full Time

Our client, a manufacturing company located near Montreal, QC is looking for a Costing Manager to join their team.

What you will do in this role:

  • Establish standard costs and maintain cost accounting system.
  • Make estimates of new and proposed product costs.
  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor.
  • Leads the process of the standard cost updates and manages the year end standard cost roll-up.
  • Analyze costs of raw materials and other supplies and create cost-benefit analyses for changing vendors.
  • Analyze actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Review rates of depreciation, labor and overhead and suggest policy changes to improve numbers.
  • Compile daily, weekly, and monthly plant metrics reports with analysis and investigation of unusual numbers.
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost.
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures.
  • Assist plant management to develop new labor and overhead rates as well as yield assumptions for budget and forecasting purposes.

What you will bring to the role:

  • 5+ years’ experience in a cost accounting role (preferably in a manufacturing environment)
  • Bachelor’s Degree a concentration in Accounting or Finance; CPA designation.
  • Computer Literate and Strong system skills, proficient in Microsoft Office (MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook) and knowledge of ERP systems.
  • Understand job costing, standard costing, BOM structures, manufacturing process flows, vertical integration, and supply chain.
  • Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles.
  • Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards.

What our client is offering:

  • A competitive salary and full medical/health benefits for the employee and their family.
  • The chance to join a growing company with a great work environment.

If you feel that this role would be a good fit for you, please submit your resume today in MS Word format – Don’t forget to include your accomplishments and achievements.

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