Plant Cost Accountant in Sparks, NV at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 3/2/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


NV Sparks

Job Type:

Finance Cost Accounting

Job Posting Title:

Plant Cost Accountant

Job Description:

Principal Accountabilities:

Prepare complete and accurate journal entries by closing date on a monthly basis. Support preparation of facilities’ month end and year-end closing procedure and related reporting. Insure the accuracy of account postings through weekly and monthly account analysis. Support cost reduction efforts. Be actively involved in physical inventory/cycle counts and reconciliations. Investigate cycle counting variances and resolve issues Revise the reserve for obsolete inventory as needed Assist in establishing, maintaining and enhancing internal controls. Prepare supporting schedules for financial statements preparation. Assist in budget and forecasting processes. Maintains daily, weekly and where applicable monthly reporting. Review all labor and time keeping and salary expenses to budget. Reconcile general ledger accounts. Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending trends and material usage variances. Manage Bill of Materials to ensure cost accuracy.

Desired Qualifications: 3+ years of accounting/finance experience Also, a BA/BS degree, as well as excellent analysis skills, and the ability to collaborate with a multi-department team

Working Conditions: The cost accountant generally works in an office environment but is expected to be highly familiar with all production operations, and to regularly visit all significant company operations.

Supervises: None

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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