Cost Accountant


$70,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year


Torrance, CA

Date Posted:

May 3, 2019

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Full-Time Accounting & Finance

A leading manufacturer of steel products, providing excellent building materials and engineering capabilities is seeking a Cost Accountant to join their growing accounting team! Job duties include analyzing actual manufacturing costs, preparing reports, reconciliation, investigate cycle counting variances, and perform cost accumulation. The Cost Accountant role is a full-time employment opportunity in Torrance, California and will report to the Accounting Manager.


- Consolidate reports and analyze inventory costs and transactions (raw materials, WIP, finished goods, and packaging)
- Review/analyze inventory transactions in MRP system for daily and month-end activities.
- Inventory reconciliation
- Involved with month-end closing for general ledger expense and balance sheet account analysis, and special projects as needed.
- Review/analyze margin on daily basis
- Effectively analyze general ledger accounts for month-over-month variances
- Review daily accounts payable transactions regarding raw material purchases

Compensation for the Cost Accountant is $70k to $85k DOE plus very competitive benefits! For confidential consideration, please reference this job number to your Recruiting Manager with Robert Half Finance Accounting. If you're not currently working with Robert Half, send your resume to [email protected]

- Bachelor?s degree or higher in Accounting
- 4-6 years of Cost Accounting experience
- Must have manufacturing experience
- Solid understanding of accounting principles
- Knowledge of Excel
- Proficient working experience with ERP systems
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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