Cost Accountant


Salary:

$27.00 to $29.00 per hour

Location:

Waggaman, LA

Date Posted:

April 24, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

04640-0010921862

Staffing Area:

Temporary Accounting & Finance


Description
Accountemps - Salaried Professional Service is looking for an achievement-oriented Cost Accountant to join a well-respected company in the surrounding New Orleans, LA area. We are seeking an individual for this role who is able to motivate others by maintaining a positive professional attitude; exhibit integrity, reliability, and leadership; and is capable of providing exceptional client services with a sense of urgency, practicality and accountability.

Responsibilities:

? Reconciling Inventory Accounts to the general ledger
? Monitoring Inventory transactions
? Preparing monthly journal entries
? Developing inventory analysis reports and analyzing variances
? Conducting and reconciling the annual physical inventory count
? Assisting in the improvement of internal controls related to inventory
? Verifying accurate standard costs
? Assist in financial and bank audits as it relates to inventory and sales
? Assist in order processing and invoicing
? Backup and Assist Accounting department in monthly journal entries and month-end close process


Qualifications:

? A minimum of four years experience as an Inventory or Cost Accountant
? Bachelor?s Degree in Accounting required
? An understanding of GAAP and IFRS in relation to inventory
? Proficient in Microsoft Excel
? SAP experience preferred

For more information on this unique career position offered exclusively through Accountemps Salaried Professional Service, please send your resume to Chase Forestier at [email protected]

Accountemps Salaried Professional Service is the premier provider of accounting and finance professionals on a long-term and recurring basis. Our salaried professionals are employees of Accountemps and receive Fortune 500 quality benefits, and paid vacations/holidays. We can offer you challenging job opportunities in various industries, new skills development and occasional travel if desired. As an Accountemps Salaried Professional, you don't just do fill-in work; you have an opportunity to be a part of different teams working on diverse projects.
Requirements
Account Reconciliation, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Financial Statement Preparation, Financial Reporting, General Ledger, Journal Entries, Month End Close, Payroll, SAP, Microsoft Excel
Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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