Cost Accountant

Lakeside Foods, Incorporated
Job Description
GENERAL SUMMARY:
    
Responsible for the accurate and timely costing of Lakeside products.  Responsible for certain custom processing invoicing along with financial analysis.
   
 
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
Specifically responsible for accuracy, timeliness, analysis, format, reporting and the filing of the following:
 
  • Cost Accounting:  Help implement the cost schedule and the use of correct costing systems and methods.
  • Monthly Close:  Help implement the monthly close schedule and then work within it.
  • Fiscal Close:  Help implement the fiscal close schedule and then work within it.
  • Budgets:  Help implement the budget schedule and work within it.
  • Projections:  Help implement the projection schedule and work within it.
  • Profit by Product:  Help implement the profit by product schedule and the use of correct accounting system and methods.  Responsible for specific numbers in the cost accounting area.
  • Income Statement:  Responsible for specific numbers of the cost of goods sold.
  • Perform special projects and duties as assigned.
  • Provide backup to other accounting and financial projects.
 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
 
  • Associates Degree in  Accounting or higher
  • 5 or more years of experience in Accounting field
  • Working knowledge and experience with Accounting systems and spreadsheets
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Excel, understanding how to navigate a spreadsheet and use of the data manipulation tools.

Lakeside Foods offers a competitive pay and benefits package.  If interested, please send resume and salary requirements, in confidence to:
 
Lakeside Foods, Inc.
Attn:  Joy Kautzer
808 Hamilton St
P.O. Box 1327
Manitowoc, WI  54220
or e-mail: lakeside@lakesidefoods.com
 
 

 
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