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Cost Accountant

Robert Half Boise, ID

  • Expired: October 13, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

DescriptionRobert Half Finance and Accounting is looking for fill a Cost Accountant role. The person in this role will be responsible for establishing and maintaining the organization's accounting principles, practices, and procedures, overseeing the preparation and evaluation of financial statements, budgets, and other financial operating reports, and analyzing product costs and gross margins.Duties and Responsibilities include: Produces monthly financials for review by Controller and CFO. Perform cost accounting functions including determining and reporting accurate product costs, and monthly cost of goods sold.

Assists in the analysis of customer profitability, operating results and various management reports. Responsible for month end closing procedures, journal entries, maintaining asset registers and depreciation schedules, and other items for preparation of the monthly financial reports, in collaboration with OCI accounting team as needed. Work with OCI accounting to ensure that all invoices and payables are recorded accurately and timely.

Manages the reconciliation of customer accruals and short pays. Manages the determination of sales tax reporting and payments for online sales. Identifies and recommends process improvements resulting in improved processes and controls and cost reductions.

Assists Controller in the preparation of schedules for annual audit Coordinates and prepares the annual operating and sales budget, and periodic forecasts. Produces other financial operating and management reports and analysis as requested.Other Functions Special project work as requested by the Controller, Asst. Controller, and CFO.

Work with operations, sales, and customer service to identify process improvement opportunities and provide analysis and reporting as needed. Assists in the preparation and filing of various reports as required by federal, state, and local property, sales and income tax authorities Coordinate the accounting integration for acquisitions and new products/categories. Other tasks and duties as assignedPlease contact our Finance and Accounting recruiter today for more information!

Dan Strunk, 208.336.9220 will be able to answer your questions!Requirements 3 - 5 years' experience in a manufacturing cost accounting environment required. Intermediate proficiency in MS Excel and accounting packages required; experience with Great Plains preferred. Bachelor's degree with a major in accounting preferred.

Demonstrated ability in creative problem solving with a history of initiating and implementing solutions. Ability to communicate effectively with managers and co-workers in a team-oriented work environment. Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize activities.

Ability to be self-starter and can work independently to solve problems. Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled finance and accounting professionals in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities - fast.

By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets. From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" list every year since 1998.

Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go! Contact your local office at 888.490.5461 or visit 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. 2020 Robert Half Finance & Accounting.

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use. **Salary:** DOE**Location:** Boise, ID**Date Posted:** October 9, 2020**Employment Type:** Full-time**Job Reference:** 03590-0011566921**Staffing Area:** Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance

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