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Cost Analyst in Tustin, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Tustin, CA
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Combine your financial expertise with our industry connections and you'll have yourself an advantage over your competition! Our client has an immediate opportunity for a skilled Cost Analyst. At Vaco, we advocate for you by connecting your work experience to the open job. We will promote your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced Cost Accountant, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Cost Analyst, you will be responsible for all cost accounting activities. This involves preparing and analyzing financial information as well as performing collection duties. You will be accountable for ensuring that all financial deadlines are met.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collecting, studying and planning to determine accurate product costs including raw material purchases, inventory and labor.
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results to populate our business system with accurate costs.
  • Analyzing changes in product, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost including cost versus buy.
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs for management review
  • Analyze and review bills of material to ensure accurate product costing
  • Maintains perpetual inventory by reviewing and analyzing inventory transactions to ensure proper postings to inventory
  • Conducts physical inventory counts in multiple facilities and monitors cycle counts
  • Reconciles Finished Goods inventories
  • Resolve major discrepancies, and reconcile monthly and year-end inventory balances
  • Help generate labor cost and profitability reports for management review
  • Establish and maintain standard costs to support inventory value