Position: Cost Accountant Location: Frederick, MD Job Responsibilities of Cost Accountant: Develop standard costs for new items and update existing standard costs for all inventory items. Calculate manufacturing variances including material, labor, and overhead. Maintain production model accuracy as it relates to labor and overhead. Analyze manufacturing costs and prepare reports comparing actual to standard costs. Review completed schedules / production cost reports for accuracy and variance analysis. Log variances into Excel spreadsheet to record variances and clear the WIP inventory balance. Approve and compile backup for inventory write-offs. Analyze all inventory transactions to ensure inventory accuracy. Reconcile general ledger inventory records to perpetual inventory records. Maintain, analyze, and reconcile un-vouchered inventory receipts. Assist in the cycle count process. Most of the work is performing cost analysis. MUST have manufacturing experience. Key Words: Cost Accountant, Accountant, Accounting, Manufacturing, Cost Analysis MUST HAVE MANUFACTURING EXPERIENCE!