Cost Accounting Manager

Our client in the manufacturing industry is looking for a Cost Accounting Manager to join their team in Orange County.


Job Description:

  • Manage the activities of cost accounting function and a team
  • Manage the team to complete close activities
  • Prepare and review journal entries; maintain and reconcile ledger accounts
  • Prepare report supports and variance reports
  • Assist Finance, Operations, Sales Ops or other departments
  • Prepare reports on labor, equipment, depreciation, assembly or other operating expenses
  • Oversee the cost data, investigation of cost structures, pricing of new services or products, and preparation of budget versus actual expense reports
  • Help select, develop, and evaluate personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the group
  • Assist sales and operations in reviewing revenue contracts



  • Masters degree a plus
  • 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 be discreet with confidential/sensitive information
  • Able to work independently and take initiative
  • Able to manage multiple priorities with accuracy and efficiency while meeting deadlines
  • Able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Detail-oriented
  • A team player
  • Strong work ethic



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field and a minimum of 8 years’ relevant experience

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