Randstad Cost Accountant in Saint Louis, Missouri

Cost Accountant

job details:

  • location:Saint Louis, MO

  • salary:$40 - $50 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, March 9, 2018

  • job type:Temporary

  • reference:S_622721

  • questions:cynthia.ottens@randstadusa.com314-682-3950

job description

Our client is one of the largest companies in the world dedicated to the development, growth and marketing of Agriculture seeds. They strive to develop hybrids that improve nutrition, boost crop yields, limit spoilage, optimize water & climate variables and reduce the need for chemicals and other inputs. They are committed to consistently introducing innovative products to their customers. It's amazing to consider that improving human health, promoting environmental stewardship and fostering greater economic growth for the agricultural community can all start with something as small as a seed.

PLEASE FORWARD RESUME/CV TO cynthia.ottens@randstadusa.com.

Responsible for providing cost accounting and financial support to various functions in the chemical and seed manufacturing areas. You will ensure uninterrupted business support, compliance with US GAAP and corporate control policies. Will be responsible for closing books monthly and post-closing analysis of financials. Requires a bachelor's degree and 2-5 years of experience in inventory and costing or Cost Accounting. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within Cost Accounting. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

Working hours: Monday - Friday


--Cost accounting experience, SAP experience and Manufacturing industry background. Good problem solving skills on the softer side.

--Responsible for a region and perform month end closing in SAP material ledger and other post closing activities, perform account reconciliations and support region with any questions related to Inventory and Costing.

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