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Cost Accountant

Description

Ref ID: 02303-9501698965

Classification: Account Executive/Staffing Manager

Compensation: $29.00 to $36.00 per hour

Accountemps is partnering with several organizations in the Twin Cities in search of Cost Accountants. If the job description fits you, please apply immediately! We are seeking a skilled, experienced cost accountants to join our growing organizations. In this position, you will be responsible for overseeing and analyzing cost expenditures and purchases within the organization. The cost accountant will review existing purchases, record data, recommend new cost-efficient and financially feasible cost options, and oversee purchasing costs. You will also work across teams to present and translate important financial information and assist in company audits. Duties and Responsibilities: -Develop and maintain cost accounting system, documentation, and records -Determine costs and efficiency of company purchasing activities -Review costs for all external inventory, labor, and material purchases -Analyze and recommend costs and cost savings -Collect and compile purchasing data for analysis -Prepare and complete internal cost audits -Review and document inventory and material purchases -Comply with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for financial statements -Prepare documents and interpret financial information regarding cost improvements for managers, executives, and C-Suite executives -Maintain company accounting procedures and processes -Present cost estimates and budgets for new purchases -Accurate record and update existing and new purchased materials and goods -Compile documentation on standard costs and company production costs -Assist in audits and general ledger preparation -Forecasts and plans future purchasing costs according to fiscal needs

Requirements

-2-3 years of previous accounting, bookkeeping, or related experience -Experience with large ERP systems -Excellent computer skills; experience in accounting software, Microsoft Office Suite -Knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting best practices, laws, standards, and state/national regulations and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) -Excellent written and verbal communication skills -Accurate and precise attention to detail -Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2019 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

Job Snapshot

Location US-MN-Bloomington
Employment Type Full-Time/Part-Time
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate $29.00 - $36.00 /Hour
Store Type Accounting, Finance, Professional Services
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Accountemps

Accountemps, a Robert Half company, is the worldwide leader in temporary financial staffing, providing excellent opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, credit and collections, data entry, finance, payroll, audit and tax. Our relationships with top companies ensure that our employees enjoy competitive pay, and dynamic and ongoing assignments with the best opportunities for temporary and temporary-to-full-time employment. Learn More

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Accounting, Finance, Professional Services
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Description

Ref ID: 02303-9501698965

Classification: Account Executive/Staffing Manager

Compensation: $29.00 to $36.00 per hour

Accountemps is partnering with several organizations in the Twin Cities in search of Cost Accountants. If the job description fits you, please apply immediately! We are seeking a skilled, experienced cost accountants to join our growing organizations. In this position, you will be responsible for overseeing and analyzing cost expenditures and purchases within the organization. The cost accountant will review existing purchases, record data, recommend new cost-efficient and financially feasible cost options, and oversee purchasing costs. You will also work across teams to present and translate important financial information and assist in company audits. Duties and Responsibilities: -Develop and maintain cost accounting system, documentation, and records -Determine costs and efficiency of company purchasing activities -Review costs for all external inventory, labor, and material purchases -Analyze and recommend costs and cost savings -Collect and compile purchasing data for analysis -Prepare and complete internal cost audits -Review and document inventory and material purchases -Comply with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for financial statements -Prepare documents and interpret financial information regarding cost improvements for managers, executives, and C-Suite executives -Maintain company accounting procedures and processes -Present cost estimates and budgets for new purchases -Accurate record and update existing and new purchased materials and goods -Compile documentation on standard costs and company production costs -Assist in audits and general ledger preparation -Forecasts and plans future purchasing costs according to fiscal needs

Requirements

-2-3 years of previous accounting, bookkeeping, or related experience -Experience with large ERP systems -Excellent computer skills; experience in accounting software, Microsoft Office Suite -Knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting best practices, laws, standards, and state/national regulations and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) -Excellent written and verbal communication skills -Accurate and precise attention to detail -Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2019 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.
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