Robert Half International Cost Accountant in Los Alamitos, California


Robert Half Finance and Accounting is working with an expanding consumer product manufacturer in the South Bay area. Our client is looking for a cost accountant to join their startup environment.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following: * Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies * Calculate and evaluate product cost (COGS) * Bill of material maintenance/analysis * Plan, study and collect data to determine costs of business activity, for raw material purchases, inventory, labor, and other cost factors as needed * Analyze changes in product design, raw materials, and manufacturing methods to extrapolate effects on costs * Analyze actual manufacturing costs and prepare periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs * Provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services

Qualifications: * Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance * 3+ years of cost accounting experience * Strong cost analysis knowledge

Compensation for this Cost Accountant position is $65k to $85k plus benefits.

For confidential consideration, please email your resume in MS Word format to David Bizub at [email protected] or call David at 310.719.1400 and reference this job order number. If you are already working with a recruiter from Robert Half, please contact him or her directly to expedite your candidacy for this role.


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 3+ years of cost accounting experience
  • Strong cost analysis knowledge

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Salary: $65,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year

Location: Los Alamitos, CA

Date Posted: December 5, 2018

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 00460-0010703119

Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting & Finance