Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand

Costing Accountant

 Job Description:

Our client is a Retail Business. 

Position: Costing Accountant

Type of Hiring: Contract

Location: Jatujak, Bangkok


  • Perform monthly physical inventory counts and reconciliations.
  • Prepare and analyze inventory valuation reports, ensuring accurate cost calculations and adherence to US GAAP and statutory requirements.
  • Make necessary inventory adjustments for variances, shrinkage, and obsolescence.
  • Participate in the month-end closing process for inventory accounts.
  • Serve as the focal point for vendor master data maintenance.
  • Create, update, and manage supplier records in the accounting system.
  • Ensure accurate and up-to-date vendor information for proper purchasing and payment processes.
  • Block inactive vendors as needed.
  • Support the maintenance of cost center, profit center, material, and plant data.
  • Analyze inventory data to identify cost trends and opportunities for improvement.
  • Generate reports that provide insights into profitability by product, location, or other relevant segments.
  • Stay up-to-date on accounting standards and best practices related to inventory management.
  • Collaborate with other departments, such as purchasing, operations, and sales, on inventory-related matters.
  • Maintain accurate and complete accounting records.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a costing or inventory accounting role.
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and statutory accounting principles as they apply to inventory valuation.
  • Experience with inventory management systems and accounting software.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Good command of English.