Cost Accounting Manager

  • Job Reference: 396679361-2
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Ringside Talent
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Role: Other, Project Management
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are looking for a Cost Accounting Manager to work for our client. The ideal candidate will align with the responsibilities and qualifications below.


  • Manage a team of cost accountants and maximize efficiency
  • Improve and create KPIs for the business to facilitate decisions, including manufacturing variance, inventory, manufacturing site reporting, and product line reporting
  • Compile and analyze project costs providing explanations for variances between actuals and estimates
  • Drive continuous financial improvement through gross profit analysis, inventory analysis, new product, and discontinuance analysis, and spending analysis.
  • Provide leadership and support to the cost accounting team
  • Perform other related duties and special projects as assigned or requested


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • At least 4 years of accounting experience
  • Working knowledge of setting standard costs
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills