Cost Accountant

Requisition number: 15-2013-AR


Art's Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. is a leading manufacturer and marketer of specialized agricultural equipment. We are seeking a Cost Accountant to join our team at our Armstrong, Iowa location.


The position works with all Company subsidiaries and plants providing inventory and costing support.


Daily duties include processing inventory adjustments, working with Engineering on product costs, rolling product costs within Company computer systems, monitoring and closing work orders, managing inventory locations and work-in-process levels, pricing of parts and products and entering them into Company systems, and other duties as assigned by management. Additional duties include coordinating month-end inventory closes for all facilities, running month-end inventory reports, leading physical inventory counts, assisting with excess and obsolete inventory reviews, and monitoring cost variances.


Candidate must have a two-year associate degree in Accounting or five plus years of manufacturing accounting experience. Proficiency in Microsoft products is a must. Strong communication and analytical skills are necessary. Must be able to multi-task effectively and adapt quickly to changing circumstances. The ability to work in a team and accomplish tasks with little supervision is a must.