Cost Accountant

Shawano, Wisconsin |$60-70K | Job ID: 97549

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Job Description

LaSalle Network is partnering with a leading manufacturing company to a hire a Cost Accountant. This company has over a century of experience and are industry experts. If you are a hands-on, analytical thinker, the Cost Accountant position could be the perfect role for you!


Cost Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Partner with key members of the organization to drive product costing analysis, inventory management, review of Bill of Materials, invoicing, and A/R collections, and assist leadership with special projects
  • Provide information and support to customers and managers regarding accounts receivable and past due accounts; research and resolve all related issues
  • Assist management in developing relevant financial metrics, including spend and budget/forecast to actual variance analysis as needed
  • Help identify opportunities to implement cost-out initiatives to aid company growth and profitability
  • Support the Accounting Manager in their role
  • Responsible for completing various monthly reports and insightful analysis
  • Assist in the performance of monthly inventory cycle counts and updating ERP system (Syteline) to reflect results
  • Create and send invoices to customers, drive collections, and track A/R payments and past dues
  • Maintain A/R accounts by submitting credit and debit memos, tracking overpayments, and researching and resolving outstanding invoicing issues
  • Work with internal and external customers to advise and troubleshoot vendor/customer related transactions
  • Invoice customers for services tracking invoice status and account balances
  • Process new customer applications and maintain current customer account information
  • Handle check and wire payments from customers and reconcile the statement
  • Post finished goods into Syteline accurately and in a timely manner
  • Apply monthly warranty credits to the customers’ accounts
  • Responsible for the quarterly sales and use tax filing
  • Responsible for the annual 1099 filing
  • Serve as back up support to Accounts Payable/Payroll role as needed


Cost Accountant Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 1-3 years accounting experience required
  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Excel with pivot tables and V-lookup required
  • Strong analytical skills


Thank you,


Linda Daniel

Senior Project Manager

LaSalle Network


Keywords and Related Terms: Cost Accounting , Accounts Receivable , Financial #LI-NAAFDH

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.