Cost Accountant 2- #97322

Accretive Solutions’ Executive Search Practice has been engaged to recruit a Cost Accountant for an International Manufacturing Leader in Ann Arbor, MI. This position is for direct hire, permanent placement.

The Cost Accountant is responsible for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities.


• Perform cost accounting analysis to identify, analyze, and review inventory receipts, inventory transactions, expenditures and standards to ensure accuracy of the data.
• Maintain and recommend improvements in the cost and inventory systems.
• Assisting in the improvement in internal controls related to inventory
• Verifying accurate standard costs
• Monitoring inventory transactions
• Reconciling inventory accounts to the general ledger
• Preparing monthly journal entries as needed
• Special projects as required


• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance or related discipline
• 2+ Years of experience as a cost analyst, cost accountant, or minimum 5 years diversified overall financial experience
• Proficient in ORACLE, or any other large ERP system


If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please contact Andrea Hunt-Karlik at and include an updated resume/CV.

Corporate Statement: 

On December 4th, 2017, Accretive Solutions was acquired by RGP. This job is an RGP position.

RGP is a professional services firm dedicated to providing people and perspectives to solve business challenges. As a provider of high-value, on-demand solutions aimed at our client’s most critical initiatives, we live and work within our clients' countries, cultures and languages, helping local business leaders and their global operating teams attain strategic objectives.

With experience across many disciplines including, finance and accounting, information management, human capital, supply chain management, legal and internal audit, we help companies address complex situations on the inside of business. Working alongside the client team, we solve problems, execute, and transfer knowledge. In other words, we help get the internal work done, while building the team's capability to change and operate in brand new ways.

RGP was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, RGP is a publicly traded company. Including the operations of Accretive, RGP employs over 3,700 professionals, annually serving over 2,600 clients around the world from 76 practice offices.

Job Date: 

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 21:00

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