Senior Accountant - Retail Inventory


Accounting + Finance


Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey

Employment Type



Large Scale Retailer going through massive changes is looking to add a Senior Inventory Accountant to their Corporate Accounting Team. This role will be involved in all things Inventory & COGs related. The company is experiencing tons of growth and looking to add this member to their lean team on a hybrid schedule. 

Compensation : $100000 - $110000
Job ID : 28176

Job Function:

  • Month-end close including (but not limited to) inventory accounts, ensuring reconciliation of perpetual to GL.
  • Maintaining standard costs for inventory parts (labor, burden, OH and rolling of routers and product structures)
  • Completing WO review/accounting close, analyzing variances, understanding inventory activities
  • Analyzing and recording amortization of capitalized PPV/manufacturing variances
  • Recording monthly allocation entries
  • Analysis and roll forward of E&O reserves, including working with Ops Management and Accounting Management to identify potential losses
  • Understanding the related nature of revenue and COGS transactions and reconciling the activity to support proper recording in the GL and providing the support for reported sales units
  • Closing the manufacturing and manufacturing support cost centers each month including proper accruals


Job Requirements:

  • Solid knowledge of GAAP
  • Expertise with cost and inventory accounting is required
  • Strong financial/cost analysis and budgeting/forecasting skills.
  • Excellent analytical capabilities including Microsoft Excel skills and spreadsheet analysis techniques required with strong attention to detail
  • Manufacturing, retail, or consumer packaged goods industry experience preferred

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