Cost Accountant

Job Description

Networks Connect Professional Staffing is excited to partner with a leading trucking and logistics company experiencing significant growth. We’re on the hunt for a dedicated and detail-oriented Cost Accountant ready to apply their outstanding financial analysis skills to our dynamic team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to engage in meaningful work, offering competitive compensation, excellent benefits, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), and avenues for career advancement.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough analyses of company performance and essential business metrics to aid operational enhancements.
  • Regularly evaluate driver fleet assignments for consistency and profitability.
  • Enhance asset utilization through detailed reviews of mileage, revenue, and geographical allocation.
  • Communicate vital financial metrics to executive leadership, identifying improvement opportunities and proposing practical solutions.
  • Foster an environment of creative problem-solving to drive process enhancements.
  • Maintain data accuracy across systems to ensure reliable financial analysis and costings.
  • Collaborate with the financial controller to ensure office operations are seamlessly aligned with financial data analytics.
  • Oversee and manage special projects as directed by the Controller or CFO.
  • Analyze maintenance costs, fuel usage, and driver recruitment program efficiency to formulate strategies aimed at reducing turnover and enhancing compensation frameworks.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or a related field required.
  • 1-2 years’ experience in cost or financial analysis strongly preferred.
  • Exceptional detail-oriented and analytical prowess.
  • Proficient in communicating financial information to company leadership.
  • Solid capability in critical thinking and analytical questioning.

Benefits Offered:

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance
  • HSA with Employer Matching
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Employer-paid Life and Disability Insurance
  • Voluntary Life and Additional Accident Coverage
  • Hospital Indemnity Coverage
  • Access to Telemedicine
  • 401(k) Plan with Employer Match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)


  • Regular 8-hour shifts.

Join our team and contribute to the growth and success of our client’s expanding operations. Apply today for the Cost Accountant position and kickstart a rewarding career with Networks Connect Professional Staffing!


$65,000 - $70,000 salary

Location - In Office

  • Greater Indianapolis, IN

Job Type



Accounting & Finance

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