Cost Accountant - 40 hour work week, exciting high growth! in Los Angeles Metro Area at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A San Fernando Valley marketing company is searching for a Cost Accountant who wants to leave an immediate impact on the company's growth and development. The Cost Accountant will be responsible for Month End Inventory reconciliations, COGS budget and forecast, and Variance analysis of raw materials and finished goods. Self-motivated individuals with strong analytical and communication skills will thrive in this role. If this sounds like you, then please read more to see if this is the perfect fit for your background!

What you need for this Cost Accountant role?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 1-4 years of Cost Accounting experience
  • Strong GAAP knowledge
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Team player with strong attention to detail
  • CPA and/or CMA a plus

What you will be doing in this Cost Accountant role? - You will:

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor.
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger
  • Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
  • Reconciles finished goods inventories
  • COGS budget and forecast
  • Variance analysis of raw materials and finished goods


What's in this Senior Accountant role for you?

  • The opportunity to work for an extremely-high growth company that is poised for continued success
  • Casual office environment
  • Employer-paid benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)
  • 401k with match 3.5%
  • Fully stocked kitchen
  • Opportunity for professional growth
  • Work/life balance

So if you are a strong Cost Accountant ready for your next move, please send your resume to us right away so that we can speak to you about this amazing Cost Accountant opportunity!