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Cost Accountant 2/20/2017

GKN Aerospace Santa Ana, CA

Company
GKN Aerospace
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
10636
Location
Santa Ana, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
AJE Ref #
577595197

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Role Purpose
Maintain Cost Accounting System and provides job cost information to departments throughout the company.
Key Responsibilities

* Maintaining Cost Accounting System

* Reconcile perpetual inventory balances to the General Ledger, identifying and resolving differences.

* Review inventory transactions daily to ensure transactions are posted in the proper GL accounts.

* Manage the accounting for inventory, including transaction tracking, costing, periodic physical count, and inventory obsolescence.

* Prepare or approve inventory related manual journal entries and inventory adjustments.

* Monitor cost of sales including all manufacturing variances, and related Balance Sheet accounts.

* Maintain inventory E&O, LCM and other reserves as necessary.

* Manage the labor and overhead allocation process to the bill of materials.

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

* 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

* Experience with MTO Software a plus

GKN is an equal opportunity employer (minorities/women/veterans/disabled)