Inventory Control/ Cost Accountant

Modesto, CA 95354

Posted: 05/31/2018 Industry: Accounting Job Number: 294de62f-8990-49fc-a10c-e33da470646f
The Inventory Control and Cost Accountant is responsible for performing accounting functions related to inventories, product costing, labor costing and variance reporting.

This is a temporary 3-6 month seasonal position. The right candidate will have the opportunity to be hired on directly with the company.

This role is responsible for monitoring the usage of raw materials and reporting variances.

Monitoring the cost of labor by monitoring labor including overtime hours against staffing and production schedules.

The person in this role reports on these activities on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.

Essential functions reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Cost Accountant Duties:

Enters data daily for transfer of raw materials, work-in-process and finished goods.

Enters monthly inventory and cost of goods sold (COGS).

Maintains perpetual inventory.

Reconciles perpetual inventory to physical inventories and cycle counts as need or directed.

Generates labor cost and shipments reports for management review.

Manages standard cost system and variance analysis.

Produces daily production and variance reports (materials and labor)

Prepare reports on margins by product, product line and product type.

Validate standards on an ongoing basis and report variances.

Work with sales, production, purchasing and warehouse personnel to identify slow moving inventory and determine alternatives for sale or disposition of same.

Work with purchasing and warehouse personnel to identify, locate and dispose of obsolete inventory.

Work Schedule:

This position requires that employees work Monday through Saturday, including some Sundays. Overtime as needed with or without prior notice; Hours may vary per day or as necessary to fulfill job responsibilities.

Regular and Reliable Attendance is required.

Required Education and Experience:

Ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of experience working in a busy office setting in amid-size company.
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