Senior Cost Accountant in Toronto ON

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CPA Food Recruitment
Senior Cost Accountant
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Toronto ON
to $90,000 + bonus
Job Types:
Accountant, Cost Accountant, Financial Analyst

Our client, a global leader in the food industry located in Toronto, ON, is looking for a Senior Cost Accountant 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.

· Lead annual budget and planning cycle, setting out timelines and managing participants to stay on plan

· 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

· Ensure standard costs are updated in the ERP on a regular basis

What you will bring to the role:

· 3+ years’ experience in a financial/cost accounting/analysis role in a manufacturing company

· University Degree with a concentration in Accounting and Finance; CPA designation would be preferred

· Computer Literate and Strong system skills, proficient in Microsoft Office (MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook) and knowledge of ERP systems

· Strong communication and time management skills

· 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.

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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