Sr. Cost Accountant
Posted: November 25, 2016
Reference ID: 2061880376
Adecco Direct-Hire has an immediate opening for a Cost Accountant in San Clemente. This is a full time in-house opening with a growing manufacturing company. If you are ready to take the next step in your career then submit an application for immediate consideration.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Provide guidance on standard cost methodology.
Ensure Company policies and procedures are adhered to and comply with US GAAP standards.
Responsible for the development of standards used to value cost activities and company-wide inventory.
Ensure accuracy of inventory reported through reconciliation of cost activity/transactions and cycle count programs.
Responsible for supporting cycle count program as well as the coordination of the annual physical inventory.
Institute and manage policies and procedures designed to provide proper organizational and financial controls related to cost reporting including data collection, cost activities and inventory management.
Provide break even analysis, variance analysis, and cost savings validation,
Investigate and implement corrective actions regarding operational variances including, but not limited to production order, overhead, purchase price and scrap variances.
Validate and reconcile month end inventory balance as part of the month end close process.
5-10 years of relevant cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment.
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or related.
Must have a strong Cost systems background and have excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principles.
Computer Literate Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word.