Cost Accountant (Boston, MA)

Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Salary: competitive
Sectors: Finance
Job Type: Contract
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Title: Cost Accountant

Location: Boston, MA

Duration: 3-6 months with possible extensions

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supports accounting for pharmaceutical products as relates to inventory and cost of goods
  • Collaborates across Supply Chain and Finance to monitor inventory during the production and delivery cycle
  • Updates cost models for month close which include Manufacturing Variances and Uninvoiced Receipts
  • Prepares journal entries to support month end financial close deliverables
  • Reconciles and analyzes key balance sheet and income statement accounts
  • Plans, collects, and analyzes data to drive the annual inventory standard cost and revaluation processes
  • Ensures SOX Compliance for responsible area, including implementing improvements to improve the efficiency of current controls
  • Conducts physical inventory audits, as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, or related discipline
  • 1-2 years of experience in a Corporate Finance/Accounting Department or Public Accounting Firm

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment, Biotech/Pharma preferred
  • Experience with Oracle EBS, or similar ERP system, a plus
  • Strong/Advanced Excel skills
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Self-motivated individual with strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Sound understanding of accounting principles
  • Proven ability to multi-task and work independently in a challenging fast paced environment
  • "Go getter" attitude with drive to learn and advance

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