Cost Accountant

  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Location
    Surrey, British Columbia

Adecco is currently recruiting to a full time permanent Cost Accountant in Surrey, BC.  The Cost Accountant will be responsible for providing support to multiple branches in Canada and the US by communicating with store locations, purchasing, procurement and vendors to identify discrepancies and reconcile accordingly.  Our client is a large wholesale building products provider operating 40+ branches across Canada and the US.  They are offering a competitive base salary, vacation, benefits and the opportunity to work in a stable, safe and secure work environment.

Cost Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Matching supplier invoices with purchase Orders
  • Verifying quantities, pricing and special pricing programs (buys and rebates)
  • Adjusting invoices for price and quantity variances
  • Reconciling freight and duty/brokerage allocation
  • Processing inter-company stock transfers and allocation of freight cost
  • Calculating discounts and rebates and tracking pricing updates and special pricing programs
  • Setting up purchase orders and quotes and maintaining of MS Excel calculation tools to support vendor pricing calculations
  • Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate will possess strong inventory costing experience and knowledge of the accounts payable cycle, fast and accurate data entry skills and strong Microsoft Excel proficiency
  • A minimum of five years experience in inventory costing
  • Experience in Multi-Branch and Multi-Currency environment
  • Superior Excel and email (MS Outlook) skills, and high computer proficiency.
  • Experience working with vendors.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work well in a diverse environment
  • This role is for the candidate who excels in a fast-paced, high pressure environment
  • If you are interested in the Cost Accountant job in Surrey, BC, please click the APPLY NOW button for immediate employment consideration.


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