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Cost Accounting Manager- Terrell, TX at Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope Inc in Terrell, Texas

Posted in Admin - Clerical 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:



Job ID:  241240

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.

Job Summary

The Cost Accounting Manager is responsible for ensuring compliance with IFRS and company specific accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements. This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation and reconciliation, financial reporting and analysis, audit preparation and SOX control testing, accounts receivable and payables, ownership of budgeting and forecasting activities, standard cost system updates and inventory controls. The Cost Accounting Manager will be required to supervise and manage other accounting personnel to ensure that work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage daily operations, including preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations, maintaining the general ledger system, preparing monthly, semi-annual and annual financial statements, assisting with regulatory reporting as applicable, SOX compliance and related duties.

  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure.

  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, semi-annual and year end close.

  • Responsible for weekly accurate and timely financial forecasts along all lines of business.

  • Responsible for daily, weekly and monthly report out of KPI’s to key management teams.

  • Lead the annual manufacturing standard cost system updates for all departments and lines of business.

  • Responsible for all timely and accurate cycle counts and annual wall to wall physical inventories.

  • Monitors and analyzes department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.

  • Assist in development and implementation of new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the department.

  • Advises staff regarding the handling of non-routine transactions.

  • Handle personnel issues relating to staff conflicts, absenteeism, performance issues, etc.

  • Work with each direct report to establish goals and objectives for each year; monitor and advise on the progress to enhance the professional development of staff. 


  • Minimum 5-7 years’ accounting experience within a manufacturing environment.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent experience.

  • Must be very proficient with Microsoft Excel.

  • SAP experience a plus.

  • Experience with Epicor accounting system a plus.

  • Must be willing to work some occasional weekends and holidays due to financial close.

  • Must be comfortable communicating and presenting to all levels of staff and management. 

  • Travel Required: less than 25%.

What CRH Americas Offers You

  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

About CRH Americas

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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