Job Title:

Cost Accounting Manager

Job Location:

Alameda, California

Job Compensation:

$120k – $150k + equity

Job Description:


Our client, a fast-growing start-up company
made up of a highly entrepreneurial team of rocket engineers, has an opening
for a Cost Accounting Manager.  Building on over a decade of technology
development in rocket propulsion, structures, and avionics, they are applying a
fast-paced, hardware-focused, agile approach to space launch.


Overview of the role:

Focusing primarily on cost accounting, you’ll
be developing, implementing, and maintaining cost accounting and inventory
policies and procedures to ensure accuracy in financial accounting and
operational reporting.


·         Own the development, review, and maintenance
of a fully burdened manufacturing standard cost

·         Provide technical guidance and mentoring to
other members of finance team

·         Lead an effective and efficient month-end
close process as it relates to inventory and cost accounting processes, review
R&D cost, analyze manufacturing variances, and perform balance sheet

·         Assist in the preparation of GAAP financial
statements, including document preparation, data analysis, integrity
validation, and reconciliation processes and assess new GAAP reporting
requirements and direct implementation of new standards



·         Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Economics, or

·         5+ years of cost accounting experience

·         At least 3 years of direct experience in
internal hardware manufacturing and experience building up cost
accounting within an ERP system from the ground up


Salary and Benefits:

They offer a competitive compensation and equity
package. They have a good benefits package that includes health, vision, dental
and 401K. They offer hot lunch every day and snacks and drinks to get you
through the day. They celebrate their accomplishments with quarterly off-sites
and frequent happy hours.


Our Firm:

Murdock Martell, Inc. is a leading
financial consulting and recruiting firm that provides solutions to
established and emerging growth companies. We represent some of
the strongest companies in the Bay Area with an emphasis in
technology and life sciences start-ups.


Job Skills:

Education Requirements:

Murdock Martell, Inc. is not licensed or registered as a public accounting firm and does not issue opinions on financial statements or offer attestation services.

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