Cost Accountant

Our client in the consumer products industry is looking for a Cost Accountant to join their team in Orange County


Job Description:

  • Implement and maintain cost standards for materials and labor
  • Review purchases of raw materials and calculates material price variances
  • Analyze manufacturing operations
  • Prepare and maintain a cost accounting system and cost ledger
  • Perform month-end cost accounting close
  • Prepare and validate cost of goods sold and production data
  • Prepare analysis of fixed vs. variable cost data
  • Lead the budget and forecasting process
  • Assist with month-end close and related activities



  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, including strong Excel skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to communicate with professionals at all levels
  • Able to work independently and take initiative
  • Able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Able to manage multiple priorities with accuracy and efficiency while meeting deadlines
  • Detail-oriented
  • A team player
  • Strong work ethic


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field and a minimum 2 years’ relevant experience

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