Cost Accountant


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

USD60000.00-70000.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Palm Desert, CA - (USA) 41990 Cook Street Suite 803 CA Palm Desert , CA - 92211 Phone : 760-837-9972



Job Description

Combine your financial expertise with our industry connections and you'll have yourself an advantage over your competition! At Manpower, we advocate for you by connecting your work experience to the open job. We will promote your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

We have an immediate opening for a Cost Accountant where you will be responsible for all cost accounting activities. The ideal candidate will also have solid experience in manufacturing. This position will become permanent with full benefits. Salary is based on experience.

Responsibilities include:

* Planning, collecting and analyzing data to determine costs of business activity such as material purchases, inventory and labor.

* Ensuring compliance with accounting and quality standards

* Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs

* Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports

* Making estimates of new and proposed product costs

* Coordinates physical inventory process with Operations and Finance monthly and as requested to ensure accuracy.

* Maintain current weekly production schedules

* Reconciles finished goods inventories

* Tracking of all incoming supplies, consolidate for plant credit card for submission, manage plant asset invoice files, consolidating invoices ad confirming proper asset location

* Skills and Qualifications:

* Minimum of 2 solid years of Cost Accounting in a manufacturing environment

* Food industry experience a plus

* Strong verbal and written skills essential

* Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment

* Computer Literate - Strong Excel skills and the ability to use Outlook and Word

* Experience with MISYS a plus

* Must have experience with inventory control/management systems Manpower is an equal opportunity company. This position will be subject to a background and drug screen.


* If this is you, we are would like to help take your career to the next level. This is an excellent opportunity for a fast growing company