Share this Job

Our doors are open – to you. As one of the top three companies for access and security solutions worldwide we make life easier, smarter and more secure. We are a trusted partner that stands for innovation, top performance and a fulfilling workplace. Join our team of 16,000 colleagues around the world and help us build trust every day.

Cost Accountant

Greenfield, IN, US, 46140

Nov 13, 2020


The Cost Accountant is responsible for cost accounting, material cost analysis, quoting and various analysis.  This individual also participates in the forecast and budgeting process.  This individual is also responsible for ad hoc projects as necessary. 



  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor.
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • ERP maintenance of item master
  • Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Prepare quotations for cost of large projects and analysis post close out
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Assist with job costing maintenance and daily tasks
  • Assist with month end close of the general ledger
  • Assist with physical inventories and cycle count program
  • Reconcile general ledger to perpetual inventory daily
  • Compile project costs and analyze variances
  • Travel to manufacturing facilities on an as needed basis



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are respective of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required, but are not intended to be all- inclusive.  Reasonable accommodations may be needed to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



  • 2 years of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment
  • Bachelors Degree in accounting
  • Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles.
  • Computer Literate – Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word
  • Experience with Workwise ERP a plus
  • Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standards
Modernfold Inc.









We are looking forward to your application.

Please click on the icon below to apply for this position.

Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis