JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Gallatin, TN

COMPENSATION: $70k - $85k
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Nov 24, 2021

Our client is one of the largest Tier 1 Automotive Suppliers. They have locations in the US, Canada and Mexico. They specialize plastics, systems and components for the global automotive industry. They are currently seeking to hire a Cost Accountant to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$70,000 – $85,000

Position Overview:

The Cost Accountant will be responsible for supporting providing variance analysis, reporting, updating bill of materials, and providing monthly journal entries for two manufacturing plants.

Responsibilities of the Cost Accountant:

  • Providing detailed cost information including standard cost, variance analysis, labor distribution, direct labor, and inventory analysis
  • Updating standard costs in ERP system
  • Preparing monthly journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Working closely with multiple levels of a multi-site organization

Qualifications for the Cost Accountant:

  • Must have at least 3 years of experience in manufacturing accounting
  • Must have strong monthly reporting, variance analysis, and reconciliation experience
  • Experience with updating bill of materials is a plus!

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business related field


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401k match
  • PTO

As a woman owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


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