• - Pittsburgh, PA
  • Full Time

Cost Accountant
Stella-Jones Corporation is seeking a Cost Accountant to join our corporate team in Pittsburgh, PA.  This role is responsible for inventory, standard cost models, lease schedules, fixed asset systems, and capital and other projects, as well as analyzing data. 


  • Monthly detailed reviews of standard costs and rates
  • Updates and maintains standard costs and rate models
  • Reviews monthly inventory reconciliations and inventory transactions
  • Monitors physical inventory procedures and periodic and year end counts
  • Account reconciliations and corrections
  • Maintains fixed asset system/schedule updates, including acquisitions and disposals
  • Maintains lease schedule updates
  • Tracks capital projects budgets, requests, and spending
  • Tracks EH&S projects budgets and spending
  • Prepares and analyzes financial information and costs
  • Prepare and enter journal entries as assigned
  • Performs a variety of analytical tasks to support the Corporate Accounting Manager
  • Provides month end and year end closing support
  • Participates in the annual budget preparation
  • Completes project work as assigned
  • Assists with audits and audit schedules
  • Provides support to the Tie Division Accounting & Finance Department
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned by the Corporate Accounting Manager
  • Participates and contributes to company safety program.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.



  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from four-year college or university
  • Experience: Minimum three years cost accounting and business analytics

• Annual bonus program
• Comprehensive benefits plans including
o 3 different medical plans to choose from
o Company paid dental and vision coverage
o Company paid life insurance policy
o Company paid accidental death and dismemberment policy
o Company paid long term disability benefits
o 401k plan with a company match of 150% on the first 4% deferred
o Robust employee assistance program
o Opportunity to purchase Stella-Jones stock through payroll deduction
• 9 paid holidays each year
• 2 weeks paid vacation the first year
• Paid sick hours and personal hours


About the Company:
Stella-Jones Inc. is a leading producer and marketer of pressure treated wood products. The Company supplies North America's railroad operators with railway ties and timbers, and the continent's electrical utilities and telecommunication companies with utility poles. Stella-Jones also provides residential lumber and customized services to retailers and wholesalers for outdoor applications, as well as industrial products which include marine and foundation pilings, construction timbers, wood for bridges and coal tar based products.

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

This position has been closed and is no longer available.


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