Interim Cost Accountant (Project)

Our client in the manufacturing industry is looking for an Interim Cost Accountant to join their team in Los Angeles County

Job Description:

  • Review and report on expected and actual costs for variances and their causes
  • Perform cost analyses and develop financial models
  • Gather, compile and analyze sales, material, labor, and overhead information to be used in annual budgets and periodic forecasts
  • Analyze actual manufacturing costs and prepare reports comparing standard and actual costs
  • Responsible for maintaining all product cost metrics while holding manufacturing cost margins
  • Assist in the month-end financial close process
  • Help maintain and reports production costing metrics
  • Help and maintain the integrity of the cost and inventory data
  • Maintain standard cost system



  • CPA license
  • Public/Big 4 accounting experience
  • Experience in the financial services, real estate or related industries
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, including strong Excel and ERP system 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, business, manufacturing accounting or related field and a minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience

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