Senior Inventory Accountant

Austin, TX 78704

Posted: 09/22/23 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Function: Accounting/Finance Job ID:: 129063

Job Description

We are recruiting a Senior Accountant for a leading franchise corporation in Austin, Texas.

The Senior Inventory Accountant will be responsible for managing and maintaining the accuracy and completeness of the company's inventory records, overseeing the month-end close process, and preparing financial statements related to inventory. This role will also work closely with cross-functional teams, including operations, supply chain and logistics, to ensure that inventory is properly accounted for and valued in accordance with accounting principles.



  • Oversee the month-end close process for inventory-related accounts, ensuring that all transactions are properly recorded, reconciled, and reported in accordance with accounting principles
  • Manage and maintain the accuracy and completeness of inventory records, including reconciling inventory balances to physical counts, analyzing inventory trends, and identifying and resolving discrepancies
  • Develop and implement inventory-related policies and procedures to ensure compliance with accounting principles, company policies, and regulatory requirements
  • Prepare and review financial statements related to inventory, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements, ensuring accuracy and completeness of all information
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including operations, merchandising, and logistics, to ensure that inventory is properly accounted for and valued in accordance with accounting principles
  • Support the annual audit process by preparing schedules, responding to auditor inquiries, and ensuring that inventory-related accounts are properly classified and valued
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements related to inventory accounting and reporting, and work with cross-functional teams to implement changes
  • Assist with other accounting and finance-related activities as needed 


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting
  • At least 5 years of experience in accounting, must have experience in inventory accounting and reporting
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles related to inventory, including cost accounting and inventory valuation
  • Experience with Netsuite and Advance Excel

Meet The Recruiter

Maggie Dunn
Direct-Hire Recruiting Manager

Burnett Specialists is consistently ranked as the number one recruiting firm in Austin by the Austin Business Journal year after year!

I've helped thousands of talented candidates with experience ranging from entry-level to c-level over the course of my professional recruiting career.  My mission is to establish long-lasting relationships between newly hired employees and their employers by matching exciting job opportunities with the right candidates!

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