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Senior Cost Accountant

Company: Ingersoll Rand
Location: Saint Charles
Posted on: April 1, 2024

Job Description:

Job Title -
Senior Cost Accountant

Location -
St Charles, MO

About Us
Ingersoll Rand is a global leader in providing reliable, highly efficient and low maintenance systems and solutions for various industries. -delivering proven expertise, productivity and efficiency improvements. For more information, visit -

Job Summary
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Cost Accountant to support our St. Charles Manufacturing Location. - -The Senior Cost Accountant should be strategic, a team player with a positive attitude, be proactive, manage complex tasks, and possess a high attention to detail. The Senior Cost Accountant must have the ability to collaborate with peers and management and demonstrate exceptional judgement and a high degree of professional maturity.


  • Assists the Controller with deliverables and deadlines as needed
  • Supports annual standard cost process
  • Assists with calculating and reporting cycle count metrics and related reconciliations
  • Completes all monthly reports on a timely basis with zero defects
  • Reviews transactions to insure proper impact on perpetual and G/L records
  • Reviews variances to determine cause
  • Proactively seeks out ways to improve processes and accuracy and drive efficiency
  • Monitor processes and controls relating to inventory transactions and reporting failures and areas for improvement
  • Natural curiosity to understand workflows and how actions throughout the warehouse impact other areas
  • History of taking initiative and being solution-oriented
  • Report on variances from standard costs, understanding root cause and corrective actions
  • Performs the monthly accounting close process, balance sheet reconciliations and journal entry postings
  • Support compliance with Sarbanes Oxley and related audits
  • Assists excess and obsolete inventory review
  • Support site payables process
  • Other adhoc requests/analysis/projects
    Basic Qualifications
    • Four-year degree in Accounting or Finance required; advanced degree or chartered certification (CMA, CFA, CPA) is a plus.
    • Experience with SAP preferred
    • Exceptional analytical skills
    • 1 to 2+ Years in Manufacturing Finance with direct costing accounting experience.
    • Knowledge of GAAP and SOX
    • Strong PC skills (Excel, Access, Power-Point) required
    • Experience with Hyperion Consolidation tools a plus
    • Proven ability to work well in a cross-functional and remote environment
    • Proven ability to manage multiple critical projects in a fast paced environment
    • Proven ability to communicate clearly and concisely across all levels of the organizationTravel & Work Arrangements/Requirements -
      Fully site based

      Key Competencies
      Absolute KEY skills needed for role
      --- - - Cost experience
      --- - - Manufacturing experience -

      What we offer:
      Our benefits -we -ALWAYS include Shares options.

      At Ingersoll Rand we foster inspired teams. As a powerful and progressive global industrial company, we are looking for talented candidates with a bias for action and an entrepreneurial spirit to join our team. Our employees are empowered to act as owners every day for our customers, our communities and themselves. We offer a broad range of opportunities to build a successful and rewarding career with an innovative company. Join us at the new and exciting Ingersoll Rand.

      Ingersoll Rand Inc. (NYSE:IR), driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and ownership mindset, is dedicated to helping make life better for our employees, customers, and communities. Customers lean on us for our technology-driven excellence in mission-critical flow creation and industrial solutions across 40+ respected brands where our products and services excel in the most complex and harsh conditions. Our employees develop customers for life through their daily commitment to expertise, productivity, and efficiency. For more information, visit

      Ingersoll Rand is committed to achieving workforce diversity reflective of our communities. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. -PandoLogic. Keywords: Cost Accountant, Location: Saint Charles, MO - 63303

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