Cost Accounting Supervisor

5 - 7 years experience  •  Manufacturing

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/05/18
Modesto, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/05/18

Job Description

Cost Accounting Supervisor


Del Monte Foods, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Experienced Cost Accounting Supervisor. The opening is in our Modesto location.


Job Description:

  • Supervises and controls all variable cost accounting functions to ensure the accurate budgeting, measuring, reporting and forecasting of plant production costs.
  • Supervises and directs the activities of the full-time and seasonal Cost Accounting staff.
  • Ensure that all internal auditing controls are established and are effective for the assigned areas of responsibility.


Principal Responsibilities:

  • Supervises the daily cost accounting functions for the Modesto Facility, which includes supervising and evaluating the full -- time and seasonal Cost Accounting staff.
  • Directs the development of the bills of material for the standard cost system for all products produced at the Modesto plant in compliance with company policies and procedures
  • Works with WRO, corporate R&D, marketing & sales to develop cost estimates for new products or for changes to existing products. Provides estimates to regional & plant mgmt. for analysis.
  • Ensures completion & distribution of reports summarizing plant performance; explains variances.
  • Prepare monthly VPC forecast (utilities, other warehouse, factory, etc.) & review with Controller.
  • Ensures timely & accurate completion of monthly standard cost close, reconciling standard costs.
  • Directs the development of Annual Operating Plan (AOP) for the production costs of the facility.


  • The successful and experienced candidate should have a minimum of 5 years experience.
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field is required.

Requisition Number OPER-185

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