Ref ID: 02480-9502852397 Classification: Cost Accountant Compensation: $25.00 to $30.00 hourly Accountemps is currently seeking a Cost Accountant for one of our growing clients. The Cost Accountant will be improving the process for standard costing, variance analysis, inventory control, physical inventory, journal entries and month end close as it relates to cost, process improvements, establishing policies and procedures, and Ad-Hoc reporting. Duties: - Maintaining an accurate cost accounting system. - Oversight of maintenance of standard cost system, manufacturing accounting and analysis, variance reporting, and accurate bill of materials. - Monitor, record, and analyze margins, cost of sales, and inventory activities to ensure timely and accurate reporting of related financial information. - Daily manufacturing responsibilities including processing closed work orders and sending out daily operation reports. - Analyze plant cost and pricing structures. - Make recommendations to management regarding cost saving or profit generating opportunities and profitability improvement strategies. - Identify trends and recommend improvements accordingly. •Excellent communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously •Experience with Cost Analysis, Inventory Analysis, Inventory Analysis, Raw Materials •Strong analytical and problem solving skills •Able to do ad-hoc Reporting, Reconciliations, Month End Close, Journal Entries, as requested •Hands on experience with an ERP system (i.e. SAP, JD Edward, Oracle) •Advanced Microsoft Excel skills •Ability to work independently and as a team member Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs. When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. © 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use ( ). Recommended skills Inventory Analysis Process Improvements (Business) Analysis Of Variance Variance Physical Inventory Inventory Control Apply to this job. Think you're the perfect candidate?
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