Robert Half International Senior Cost Accountant in Ontario, California


Robert Half Management Resources specializes in providing businesses with skilled senior-level accounting, finance or business systems professionals on a project or interim basis. We do so by combining cutting-edge recruiting technology and matching algorithms with best-in-class customer service and seven decades of staffing experience.

We are seeking an Senior Cost Accountant in the Inland Empire area. As a Sr. Cost Accountant you will have responsibility for the preparation and development of monthly reporting and financial packages with detailed explanations of key drivers. You will also be performing month-end cost accounting close activities to include creation of journal entries as related to gross margin.

Additional responsibilities include:

Maintaining cost accounting system and cost ledger Analyzing inventory valuations and reserves Implementing quarterly cost standards Reconciling beginning raw materials work-in-progress and finished-goods stock Contribute to the set-up of new raw material packaging WIP and FG items; roll production BOMs; maintain periodic cost rolls/updates Maintain and improve processes and controls associated with manufacturing costs and inventory valuation. Prepare Balance Sheet account analysis and correct variances for inventory and reserve accounts Provide detailed guidance on drivers of period expenses material usage variances and purchase price variances Participate in annual and quarterly financial audit and external reporting requirements Play a key role in the physical inventory counts and audits

Robert Half Management Resources also offers competitive compensation, benefits, and multiple bonus opportunity! Apply today!



Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in Accounting Finance or Economics from four-year College or university or equivalent manufacturing experience Very strong cost accounting skills knowledge and expertise within a complex manufacturing environment Aptitude to process financial data and formulate analytical reports and reconciliations. Ability to think strategically from high level with consideration for broader implications of various alternatives. Capable of explaining complex accounting transactions in language understandable to non-finance people In depth experience among Microsoft Office applications and ERP software Experience with shop floor activities such as MRP Bills of Materials Production Routings work orders/production orders and ERP systems is desirable

Our industry-leading alliances and broad client network provide you greater access to a variety of unique interim and long-term project opportunities that can keep you continuously engaged. We also provide competitive benefits and compensation packages, as well as online training and continuing professional education (CPE). Our parent company, Robert Half, has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998.

At Robert Half Management Resources, your experience matters - and we put it to good use. To apply for this position or for more information on other engagements, visit us online at or call your branch office at 1.888.400.7474.

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Salary: $40.00 to $45.00 per hour

Location: Ontario, CA

Date Posted: December 7, 2018

Employment Type: Interim/Project

Job Reference: 00300-9501656210

Staffing Area: Interim Project-Based Financial