Cost Accounting Consultant

128 Belt, MA

Posted: 09/12/2019 Employment Type: Contract Specialty: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 175667

Do you bring a lot of energy into the professional world? Ready for the chance to apply yourself at a fast-paced company? A medical device company seeks a Cost Accounting Consultant to join their team on a 6-month contract basis. This individual will design a cost accounting and inventory framework, as well as cost accounting models appropriate for the company. Additionally, this is a tremendous prospect for an individual looking join a vital organization and make an immediate impact.

  • Perform a detailed analysis of manufacturing and supply chain activities
  • Review and analyze the methodology for manufacturing, QA, and supply chain overhead allocation
  • Analyze inbound freight on inventory materials
  • Recommend and develop an inventory valuation, cost accounting framework, and model suitable 
  • Design appropriate variance analyses that support the development of a standard cost system
  • Assist with the development of an item master file for inventory valuation purposes
  • Support the design of an inventory tracking system that will allow the company to reasonably value inventory for financial and tax reporting
  • Assist with the development of inventory related policies and procedures
  • Work closely with the finance team to develop a standard cost system that supports strategic and operational needs

  • 10 or more years of progressive cost accounting experience 
  • Medical device or biotech industry involvement 
  • Demonstrated history of success and progression
  • Experience with building solutions appropriate for a start-up 
  • Strong working knowledge of the FDA Quality System Regulation and related international regulations
  • Highly skilled in database applications
  • Solid Microsoft Office expertise (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Strong understanding of contract manufacturing or hybrid manufacturing operations

Nice to Haves
  • Enthusiastic, dynamic, organized, analytical and cooperative
  • Capability to create and maintain a team spirit and harmonious working relationship

Job ID: 175667

Please note, our client is only considering local candidates currently. Thank you!

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