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IDEX Cost Accountant in Denver, Colorado

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses at around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

The Cost Accountant will assist and support the BU finance team with projects and recurring duties to develop business unit level cost accounting, plant controllership, and reporting acumen. This role will provide exposure to all major aspects of Business Unit level financial and accounting responsibilities. It is expected that the candidate will successfully partner with the financial staff and the manufacturing team in these duties.




  • Daily plant production/cost metrics, variance monitoring, and orders/sales reporting

  • Assist with financial results and analysis for the manufacturing and operations team (productivity decks)

  • Support excess & obsolete inventory calculation, reconciliation, and presentation

  • Support month-end closing duties for inventory and respective inventory reserves/accruals (including receipt cut off and shipment “walk the dock” processes)

  • Assist with financial statements and analysis for the operations and supply chain team.

  • Participate in physical inventory, from preparation to execution, including variance investigations.

  • Participate in cycle counting process

  • Participate in annual cost roll, especially labor/overhead study


  • Writing and posting monthly journal entries

  • Take ownership/responsibility for preparing specific account reconciliations, documenting with detailed backup

  • Participate in and understand all major requirements of close and forecast cycle (N1, N2, N3, Hyperion entries, etc.)

  • Support quarterly balance sheet review

  • Support and participate in putting together monthly DMI (direct material inflation) calculation

  • Revenue recognition controls and procedures

  • Support development of monthly forecast, including interactions with sales team and cost center budget owners.

  • Other duties as needed or assigned.


  • 3+ years of relevant experience preferably within a manufacturing environment

· Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent experience in cost accounting

  • Experience with or knowledge of JD Edwards

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, IDEX businesses make thousands of products that are mission-critical components in everyday activities. Chances are the car you’re driving has a BAND-IT® clamp holding your side airbag safely in place. If you were ever in a car accident, a Hurst Jaws of Life® rescue tool may have saved your life. If you or a family member is battling cancer, your doctor may have tested your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our growing IDEX Health & Science team.