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Accountant

Gainesville, GA, USA Req #156
Monday, March 15, 2021

About the Company: 

 

We are a fast, flexible and dynamic, system-based strategic partner of the health and beauty industry for over 30 years. We specialize in the development, manufacturing and distribution of the world's most noticeable personal care and OTC drug products. 

 

To learn more about our company, please visit our websites:  

 

Position Overview: 

 

We’re seeking a highly-driven, dynamic, motivated Cost Accountant to join our dynamic team Gainesville, GA.  

 

Under the direction of our Controller, the Cost Accountant is responsible for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities.  The cost accountant must also construct and monitor those cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management. The successful candidate will be expected to also lead initiatives to continuously improve reporting processes and results. This role will require the ability to communicate effectively with all levels within our dynamic organization. 

 

If you are a highly motivated self-starter who excels in a fast-paced, competitive environment with limitless potential – Apply now! 

 

Responsibilities: 

 

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor. 
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results 
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs 
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures 
  • Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports. 
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services. 
  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System. 
  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger 
  • Conducts physical inventories
  • Assist in special projects and other issues as they arise. 
  • Other skills and duties as assigned. 

 

Skills and Qualifications: 

 

  • Bachelor’s degree required in Accounting, CPA - Ideally Current, Active. 
  • Master’s Degree viewed very favorably. 
  • Expert Excel, Access, MS Word and PowerPoint Skills. 
  • Minimum of 2 solid years of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment 
  • Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles.  
  • Computer Literate – Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word. 
  • Exceptionally strong communication skills, both written and verbal, demonstrable ability to influence others at all levels of an organization.  
  • Ability to work efficiently under tight timelines and achieve results, while maintaining high quality 
  • Excellent analytical, teamwork, customer service and leadership skills.  

 

Physical Requirements: 

 

The physical requirements listed in this section include, but are not limited, to the motor/physical abilities and skills require of position in order to successfully undertake the essential duties and responsibilities of this position.  In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), reasonable accommodations may be made to empower individuals with disabilities to undertake the essential duties and responsibilities of the position.  

 

While undertaking the essential duties and responsibilities of the position, the employee must repeatedly sit, listen, speak, type and move throughout the facility.  Must be capable of using a keyboard for computer purposes. 

 

To Staffing and Recruiting Agencies: Our company does not accept unsolicited CVs or applications from agencies. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs or applications and explicitly reserve its right to contact candidates presented in such unsolicited CV or application. 

Our company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, color, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Vee Pak complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. 

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  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Gainesville, GA, USA