Cost Accountant


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MRI Raleigh has teamed up with a growing and essential production and distribution company in Eastern North Carolina in their search for a Cost Accountant. The Cost Accountant will work with the Operations Controller and Senior Director of Operations to be responsible for all cost accounting activities related to the company’s North American manufacturing facilities and operations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Provide monthly plant variance analysis reports to the executive team
  • Produce production reports and analysis to the operations team
  • Daily material and labor variance review and closing of jobs
  • Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Participate in development of the annual operating plan and monthly forecasting for margins and expenses
  • Provide support to month-end and year-end close activities
  • Provide support for financial controls, including developing and/or updating procedures to enhance efficiency and internal controls
  • Participate in software improvement and implementation projects, including validity and accuracy of ERP
  • Standardize and implement cost accounting processes for all production facilities
  • Perform ad-hoc duties in support of ongoing business needs


  • BS in Accounting, Finance, or related degree
  • At least 3-5 years of cost accounting experience
  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Ability to work independently

Please submit your resume to be considered for this fantastic opportunity.

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