Cost Accountant
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Cost Accountant

Job Description

Ref ID: 05150-0011092109

Classification: Cost Accountant

Compensation: DOE

We are looking to hire a Cost Accountant with excellent organizational and analytical skills. As the Cost Accountant, you will evaluate data collection and key performance metrics to ensure information integrity and expand on metrics and tools, as well analyze financial trends and project future revenues and expenses.

What this job consists of:

• Maintaining/updating cost accounting in ERP System – BOM’s, Routing, and Cost Estimates.
• Assist in month end close activities & Reports – Preparing JE’s, Account Reconciliations.
• Investigate standard cost variances and communicate root cause information to management.

You are expected to be detailed oriented, knowledgeable on statistics, have strong problem-solving skills, work comfortably under pressure and deliver on tight deadlines.

To ensure success you will have outstanding presentation and report-writing skills, with the ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a team.

Job Requirements

The successful Cost Accountant will bring with them:

Sound understanding of Accounting principles.
Solid cost systems background.
Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and problem-solving skills.
Meticulous attention to detail with superb organizational skills.
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
5+ years of progressive, hands on experience in an Accounting / Analytical role with a focus on variance analysis, cause identification and the reporting of findings to all levels
Manufacturing ERP experience and advanced level of Excel skills
Designated CPA, or current CPA student with a completion date target in near future
Excellent report-writing, communication and IT skills.

Please send your details to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] to be considered for this exciting role!

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Job Snapshot

Other Pay DOE
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting, Finance
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 05150-0011092109
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