Accounting Specialist or Cost Accountant
At a glance
Location: US-TN-Jackson Map
Posted: 01/23/2020
Closing: 02/22/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description
Printpack is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Accounting Specialist or Cost Accountant. This position is located in Jackson, TN and will report to the Operations Controller.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A recent or December 2019 graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance (for Accounting Specialist)
  • 2-­3 years of work experience in related field (for Cost Accountant)

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Related work experience or internship in this field is a plus
  • High Excel proficiency
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization and in teams as needed
  • Be able to prioritize and multitask the work flow


Key Responsibilities & Competencies:

  • Be a key contributor to the Printpack Performance System
  • Perform analysis and interpretation of operational performance
  • Perform inventory costing roll up
  • Monitor inventory and investigate/correct unusual items in inventory
  • Monitor and review job cost study data and investigate/correct unusual items
  • Assist Operations Controller in meeting plant objectives
  • Assist with the monthly financial closing process
  • Maintenance of general ledger and account reconciliations
  • Communicate effectively with all levels of plant and administrative associates
  • Strong local leadership presence in production
  • Ability to interpret and have a positive influence on operational results
  • Strong working knowledge of Printpack systems and financial policies
Accounting Specialist or Cost Accountant