Cost Accountant/Controller

Cutting Edge Recruiting Solutions (CERS) has a need for a seasoned cost accountant for one of our clients in the cement industry. The cost accountant will report directly to the CEO/CFO.



Salary: $90,000 – $110,000

Location: Boca Raton (Hybrid)


Job responsibilities:

  • Developing and analyzing cost standards
  • Logistical costing on raw materials
  • Operating cash management, general ledger/P&L responsibilities  
  • Raw material management from vendors/suppliers with lead times
  • Cost & pricing modeling / Excel (volume triggers, inventory cycles, cost accounting around demand-planning).
  • Carrying out cost-volume-profit (CVP) analysis/ Cost Variance budget forecast
  • Establishing costs of business processes such as administration, labor, shipping, etc.
  • Preparing audit reports and presenting their findings to management
  • Recommending changes to the company’s processes and policies to reduce cost and maximize profit
  • Advising executives and upper management on appropriate costing based on financial data
  • Managing the company’s balance sheet and accounting books
  • Supporting other company accountants with invoicing and capital expenditure
  • Manage product costing, analyze, and prepare annual raw material and standard cost roll up as part of annual budgeting process
  • Some cost analysis including materials, labor, overhead rages, inventory valuation, product costing, and product pricing



  • Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance



  • 5+ years of cost accounting experience required in a standard cost system environment
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency in accounting software and Excel, QuickBooks online, and M365 (MS Teams)
  • Experience with construction materials or construction materials purchasing
  • Self-starting and goal-oriented personality striving to realize achievements



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