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Cost Accountant - Co-op Regionale - Verner, Ontario

COMPANY: Co-op Regionale

HIRING MANAGER: Denis Castonguay 

LOCATION: Verner, Ontario

The Cost Accountant/Cost Analyst will be responsible for:

• Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of businesses.


• Analyzing data collected and recording results.


• Analyzing changes in the system to determine effects on cost with operational sales.


• Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports


• Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.


• Maintaining Cost Accounting System for the Company.


• Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger regarding the Cost Analysis impact.


• Recommend and direct changes in operating procedures to improve efficiencies. When necessary, offer analytical support for departmental projects.


• Coordinate with management to ensure cost forecasting reports are consistently checked and applied.


• Monitor and document actual and estimate reports.


• Analyze the market and identify opportunities for growth and potential risks.


• Contribute to developing yearly operation plans, budgets, and estimating new product costs, including economic analysis.


• Develop pricing structure along with reviewing the accuracy of the system. Along with calculation of commission structure.


• Follow-up with contracts with the ability to interpret them and summarize content.


• Prepare financial input for Company financials.


• Review accuracy of the system Business and process optimization.


• Follow-up on contracts along with control structures.


• Support the General Manager with respect to operations and ongoing business aspects. This will be on a daily and ongoing basis.



The right Cost Accountant/Cost Analyst will have the following qualifications:


• Minimum of 2 solid years of Cost Accounting


• Bachelors Degree in Accounting


• Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles.


• Computer Literate – Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports