Kforce Cost Accounting Manager in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Cost Accounting Manager in Portsmouth, North Hampshire (NH). Summary: We are seeking a Manager of Cost Accounting to become the newest member of our Finance Team. You will be responsible for providing manufactured costs of new and existing items, providing data analysis to support multiple departments, cost variance reconciliation, and reporting to management in a timely and accurate manner. You must have the flexibility to solve practical problems when confronted with multiple variables. A proactive attitude, strong organizational skills, the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and strong communication skills are the keys to be successful in this position.In return for the experience you bring to the table, you will be given the opportunity to join a progressive, growing organization that has seen its revenue grow 270% in the last six years to almost $1.2B; With a reputation for excellence in North America and the global marketplace, you will have the professional benefits of a career with an international organization.As the Manager of Cost Accounting, a typical day might include the following:

  • Quoting Projects (New Products) This includes:

  • Ensuring accurate costing of new products is completed to marketing time-line

  • Working with manufacturing groups to develop cost quotes for multiple locations and compare assumptions going into each quote understanding cost differences

  • Setting Standard cost for New Components

  • Creating BOM and Routers for New Products and rolling Standard Costs

  • Review and recommending changes when product cost has /-5% variance between Current Cost vs. cost

  • We would prefer to see a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

  • You have at least 5-7 years of experience working in Cost Accounting in a manufacturing environment, with at least 2 years' experience as a Manager with Direct Reports

  • It would be great if you had experience with JDE but we will consider experience with similar ERP systems

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years