Position Title:  Cost Accountant


Jiangsu, CN, 215122

Job Category:  Accounting and Finance
Shift:  Shift 1
Full Time / Part Time:  Full-Time
Job Level:  Individual Contributor
Approximate Travel:  0%
Job Description: 


The Cost Accountant will provide accurate and timely analysis of cost data for materials, labor and manufacturing expenses, review and provide commentary for actual versus budget performance, prepare journal entries for various accruals, participate in weekly/monthly Operations and Finance meetings, generate reports and provide explanations for variances, and perform other tasks as required.

Essential Functions:

  1. Analyzes and prepares reconciliations, commentary and journal entries for various manufacturing transactions including inventory adjustments, cycle counts, labor and overhead analysis, etc., and ensures reviews are in compliance with SOX documentation and approval requirements.
  2. Prepares monthly journal entries for obsolescence, capitalized variances, miscellaneous accruals and month end checklist according to SOX requirements and distributes various reports as necessary.
  3. Distributes month end checklists and monthly departmental budget package with meaningful commentary for department owners.
  4. Reviews various manufacturing variances including material consumption and PPV, and provides guidance to the operations organization for variance reduction.
  5. Performs monthly calculation of cycle count accuracy and quarterly audits of cycle count program
  6. Supports internal and external audit requests, participates in annual budget preparations and completes special projects and assignments.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of general accounting experience, some exposure to standard costing
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Microsoft Excel; predominantly pivot tables and some complex formulas.
  • ERP System familiarity.
Additional Qualification Details:  No additional requirement needed

Who We Are and What We Are All About:

Rogers Corporation makes tomorrow's innovations possible. Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world with a career at Rogers, where we make tomorrow’s innovations possible. We rely on a talented workforce to develop our cutting edge, market-leading material technologies. Our global team develops innovative specialty materials and components that enable technology in a wide array of high-growth markets. Our customers expect high performance and reliability, so we are always looking for people who can improve processes, get results and represent a best-in-class organization. People are at the heart of all our operations, and we encourage our employees to act with integrity, creativity and excellence to help drive results worldwide.

Why Work for Rogers:

It is our commitment to get “Results, but Results the Right Way.” Rogers offers an exceptional work environment and a value-driven culture modeled by leadership. Employees have access to developmental opportunities as well as top-notch benefits and incentive programs. Come join a winning team!

Rogers Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

About Rogers Corporation:

At Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), we're changing how the world uses technology. We are a global leader in materials technology and manufacturing, producing engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. With nearly 200 years of materials science and engineering experience, Rogers delivers high-performance solutions that enable global Advanced Electronics Solutions and Elastomeric Material Solutions, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers enables the world’s leading innovators to achieve greater performance, speed to market and reliability through our renowned technical solutions support, problem-solving and application engineering capabilities. Rogers delivers market-leading solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, vehicle electrification and alternative energy, sealing, vibration management, and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel, wireless infrastructure and automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com.