Cost Accounting Specialist

Our client in the retail industry is looking for a Cost Accounting Specialist to join their team in Los Angeles County


Job Description:

  • Responsible for inventory costing and reporting
  • Oversee month-end closing,
  • Prepare and review journal entries
  • Prepare collateral reporting
  • Analyze cost accounting data
  • Help maintain internal control documentation and test internal controls
  • Prepare detailed account analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory
  • Prepare, review and analyze inventory and margin reports and research
  • Perform analytical studies
  • Assist internal department reporting requirements
  • Oversee training and development of accounting staff



  • Experience in the apparel, retail or related industries
  • 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 work on multiple projects with accuracy and efficiency, while keeping to deadlines
  • Detail-oriented
  • A team player
  • Strong work ethic



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field and a minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience

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