Senior Cost Accountant in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 6/13/2018

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Job Title: Senior Cost Accountant

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team!  We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Cost Accountant located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois.

As a Senior Cost Accountant, you will have the opportunity to conduct critical standard costing, conversion costs and reconciliations between standards and actuals.  You will also provide management with financial information by researching and analyzing accounts, developing nonstandard reports and statements, and forecasting.

Your Role:

  • Participate in and/or lead cross-functional teams on special projects
  • Interpret and identify trends or deviations from standards
  • Calculate an record monthly adjustments
  • Monitor accounting and perform reconciliations 

You will play an integral role forecasting and reflecting the interrelations of accounting, cost budgeting, or comparable information in a highly collaborative environment.

You will love it here if…

  • You enjoy solving problems
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • You are analytical
  • You pay great attention to details

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS in accounting
  • 6+ years of related professional and progressive Accounting experience
  • Experience with large automated financial systems such as SAP or JDE
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or another advanced degree
  • CPA certification


Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available


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Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster:

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The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email

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