Senior Cost Accountant

A Career at Rheem: Where Comfort Is Your Calling

At Rheem, we're dedicated to bringing comfort to people's lives. And, as a leading global manufacturer of heating, cooling and water heating equipment, we're innovating all-new ways to deliver just the right temperature while saving energy, water and supporting a more sustainable future. It's an exciting challenge that requires a team of talented, passionate people with a diverse set of skills. From engineers to accountants, sales professionals to support experts, Rheem depends on people to power our innovations. Join Rheem, and help shape the future of products that impact people's lives-every day.

In this exciting role, the Senior Cost Accountant is responsible for all activities of product costing, product manufacturing analysis and inventory valuations. Develops costings controls and procedures while maintaining the cost accounting system and reporting.

This position will serve Rheem's HTPG division, located in Scottsboro, AL.


  • Perform highly specialized advisory and control functions in cost accounting field. Maintain systems and procedures to insure all standard costs, to include material, labor, and overhead are accurate and minimize variances from standard.
  • Ability to develop various management reports to present to plant and division management.
  • Prepare and analyze all cost entries.
  • Supervise, perform, value, and reconcile physical inventories for raw materials, work in process, and finished goods.
  • Prepare detailed financial, cost, and accounting reports for management purposes.
  • Responsible for the implementation, maintenance, and accuracy of company cost accounting system, including system generated cost accounting entries .


  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in Accounting with 3 to 5 years cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment or 2 to 4 years public accounting experience and 1 to 3 years cost experience.
  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in another Business concentration with 5 to 7 years cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent analytical and problem identification/solving skills.
  • MS Office Experience (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc...)
  • Cycle counting and inventory valuation/reconciliation experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with others in a team environment

  • Experience with Oracle EBS (Cost Management, Inventory, MSCA, EAM, etc...)
  • Experience in standard cost for high volume-manufacturing and custom configured products.
  • Database experience. Activity Based Costing experience.
  • CPA or CMA Certification
  • Involvement in an ERP system implementation.

Rheem Manufacturing Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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