Cost Accountant

Lakeside Foods, Incorporated
Job Description
Responsible for the accurate and timely costing of Lakeside products.  Responsible for certain custom processing invoicing along with financial analysis.
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:

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