Inventory & Cost Accountant

OLIPOP
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Accounting
Full-time
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About the job

THE ROLE

This Inventory & Cost Accountant will play a key role within our Accounting team, reporting into our Controller. 

They will monitor daily BOM (bill of materials) transactions through our ERP system (Netsuite). The Inventory & Cost Accountant will also ensure the accuracy of bills of materials, inventory accounts, and excess/obsolescence reserve. They will participate in our critical year-end process, leading the inventory physical count and revaluation processes.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage daily cost accounting transactions within a manufacturing environment and maintain ERP system data integrity.
  • Ensure all inventory transactions are accounted for accurately and timely in accordance with GAAP.
  • Manage, reconcile, and facilitate the month-end accounting close process for inventory. Ensure the accuracy of monthly reports and improve efficiencies in the close process.
  • Analyze monthly sales, margins, and manufacturing variances by utilizing report-writing tools and presenting information to management and the operations team.
  • Ensure accuracy and integrity of bills of materials and routings.
  • Coordinate, perform, and evaluate annual physical inventory, cost revaluation, and cost accounting financial audit.
  • Evaluate, develop, and implement process improvements in ERP system, work order processing, RMA and specialty product builds.
  • Provide functional support for strategic initiatives within the Supply Chain organization.
  • Manage the documentation and maintenance of general and cost accounting processes and internal controls.
  • Develop and manage cycle count program in accordance with defined guidelines.
  • Other duties that may be assigned.
  • Cross-functional Collaboration: Work closely with the supply chain team, actively participating in cross-functional projects and initiatives. Collaborate with supply chain stakeholders to identify opportunities for process improvement and efficiency gains, and actively contribute to driving these improvements forward

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prior experience working in a high growth business
  • 3 years working in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong understanding of cost accounting systems and the BOM process
  • ERP software experience is required (NetSuite preferred)
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, including pivot tables, vlookups, etc
  • Ability to prioritize effectively among competing priorities
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Exceptional communication skills with proven ability to successfully partner with cross-functional teams 
  • Experience with team collaboration tools such as Slack and Zoom preferred

 

REPORTS TO:

Controller

 

COMPENSATION:

$75,000-$85,000 base salary + bonus