Searcy, AR

$60,000.00 - $85,000.00

Cost Accountant

Expense Analyst Job Description

Job Title: Cost Accountant

Location: Searcy, Arkansas

Salary: $60,000 - $85,000

Job Summary

Immediate opening for a full-time, on-site role as a Cost Accountant. The Cost Accountant will be responsible for various cost accounting tasks, such as analyzing production costs, reconciling and controlling inventory, preparing journal entries, and managing costs.


  • Cost Accounting knowledge, including standard cost, burden rates, manufacturing variance analysis, etc.
  • Analytical skills and experience with journal entries in accounting
  • Finance knowledge
  • Experience in cost analysis and budgeting
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills
  • Proficiency in relevant accounting software and Microsoft Suite
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Strong Excel background


  • Understanding of standard cost accounting
  • Experience with manufacturing BOM, overhead rates, variances, inventory processes, and fiscal inventories to help drive cost reductions
  • Strong background in manufacturing cost accounting
  • Understanding of cost in a manufacturing cycle
  • Ability to work with debits and credits

Salary: $60,000.00 - $85,000.00

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