Senior Cost Accountant

$90,000 - $100,000 yearly
Job Category: Accounting & Finance
Position Type: Direct Hire / Permanent
Work Model: Hybrid
Location: Westwego, Louisiana
Job ID: 136018
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LaSalle Network has partnered with a global chemical manufacturing company, located in the New Orleans area, who is immediately seeking a Senior Cost Accountant. The Senior Cost Accountant will be responsible for preparing and inputting journal entries, participating in the closing and preparation of month end statements, the monthly preparation of key performance indicator reports and tracking and reporting on capital projects. This is a hybrid position with three days per week in office, with flexibility.

Senior Cost Accountant Responsibilities:  

  • Calculate and prepare journal entries for various costs
  • Conduct cost analysis and reporting
  • Enhance local financial and cost reporting procedures
  • Reconcile and track finished goods shipments for accurate reporting
  • Assist in the componentization and closure of assets
  • Prepare and distribute AFE Status Reports by the 4th workday of each month
  • Ensure timely and accurate closure of AFEs to fixed assets

Senior Cost Accountant Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or equivalent is required
  • 4+ years experience in accounting within a manufacturing company
  • Strong knowledge of SAP and Excel
  • Excellent organizational, problem solving and strategic thinking skills
  • CPA preferred

If this position interests you, please apply today! 

Thank you,   
Rachel Stewart  
Project Manager  
LaSalle Network  

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

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.