Senior Cost Accountant

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


Job Description:

  • Develop and maintain bills of material and assign labor and overhead cost to finished product
  • Help analyze trends in cost variances, production volumes, and material usage
  • Prepare, review and close work orders based on aging
  • Assist in the accounting month-end process
  • Prepare accrual journal entries, raw material cost allocations, reclassifying operating expenses and distributing manufacturing variances by-product and categories
  • Prepare with other department managers in reporting and reviewing various trends
  • Prepare and distribute weekly/monthly/quarterly spend, inventory, and production reports
  • Participate in annual operating plan preparation and strategic plan


  • CMA license
  • Experience in the manufacturing, aerospace 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 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 or related field and a minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience

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