Cost Accountant Resume

Cost accountant assists businesses by analyzing cost expenditures and procurement within the organization. The cost accountant’s primary task includes reviewing services, recording information, performing cost analyses, preparing budget reports, and building an updated database. They are expected to be detail-oriented, confident, professional, and meticulous. The job responsibilities include developing and maintaining cost accounting system documents and records of the organization, analyzing and recommending costs, preparing internal cost audits, complying GAAP for financial statement, logging detail record of the result, examining the changes of goods and services provided to determine the effect on the cost, making estimates of new and proposed product costs, provide management the report that specifies factors that affect prices and profitability of the product. The cost accountant must have completed a bachelor’s degree in accounting and it is mandatory to have 2 years of cost accounting work experience. The candidate must hold a CPA license and IASB accreditation.

Cost Accountant Resume

Name: Christopher Laude

Address: 21893 Jolynn Street, Austin, TX
Phone: 513 – 310-706
Email: [email protected]
Current Job:  Cost Accountant, Pointer IT Solutions, New Cityland, CA


Dedicated cost accountant with a degree in accounting and more than 9 years of experience handling the financial account of individuals and organizations. I possess solid experience providing accounting support for various operating groups and manufacturing sectors. Strong understanding of GAAP and strictly follow state guidelines and cost accounting methods, tools, and techniques. Able to interpret complex data in a relevant way.


  • Understanding of ERP software, auditing, journal entries, and costing programs
  • Excellent organization and analytical skills
  • Detail-oriented and in-depth knowledge about accounting for manufacturing plant operations
  • Diagnose financial statement to resolve problems
  • Deploying companywide cost accounting policies
  • Preparing journal entries, reconciliation, and analysis of inventory and warranty asset

Work Experience

Cost Accountant, Pointer IT Solutions, New Cityland, CA( 2016 – present )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintained accurate product cost
  • Managed accounting for fixed assets, receivables, payroll, ledger and inventory
  • Coordinate with department managers to analyze the cost
  • Ensure timely and accurate delivery of monthly and annual cost accounting reports
  • Recorded journal entries and performed budget comparison

Cost Accountant, Benington Bridge Food Concepts Inc., Austin, TX(2014 – 2016 )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performed frequent analysis of food costing
  • Provided solutions that can improve margin and presented analysis to franchising group
  • Reviewed cost matrices for the proposed project which are engaged in the establishment of the restaurant
  • Constructed system and controlled measure for reviewing accumulated data

Cost Accountant, Maxvin Elevators,  Austin, TX(2012 – 2014 )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performed cost analysis and capital acquisition for new projects
  • Evaluated key performance indicators and communicated the issue to the management
  • Communicated variances to the management team
  • Assisted sales team and pricing analyst for the proposal of new product and business
  • Coordinated cost absorption in inventory valuation


Masters in Accounting – University of Texas, Austin, TX
Bachelor Degree in Accounting – University of Texas, Austin, TX
High School: Bowie High School, Austin, TX


Alex Counter, Cost Accountant, Benington Bridge Food Concepts Inc., Austin, TX

Personal Information:

  • Civil Status: Married
  • Date of Birth: 10/6/1998
  • Hobbies: Playing basketball and tennis

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