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Cost Accountant

Vivi Fenwick Consulting, LLC Salinas, CA

  • Posted: April 29, 2021
  • Full-Time

My client is a leading health and wellness provider on the Central Coast. They are looking for a a Cost Accountant with strong analytical skills related to manufacturing and inventory.   As the ideal candidate you can work independently and collaborate effectively with cross functional teams including production and inventory.  This position reports to the VP of Finance & Accounting.


In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, and labor.
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System
  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger
  • Conducting physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
  • Reconciling finished goods inventories


What you bring to the organization:

  • 5+ years of Cost Accounting Experience
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or equivalent mix of skills and education
  • Strong working knowledge of COGS
  • Experience in manufacturing, agriculture, produce
  • Ability to work independently with little direction (no micromanagement here!)
  • Ability to build rapport with other departments and work collaboratively


What my client can offer you:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Career opportunity you can grow with the company
  • Health care covered by the company
  • Dental and Vision care at low cost
  • 401k WITH a company match


If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please send your resume for immediate consideration to

Vivi Fenwick Consulting, LLC


Salinas, CA
93911 USA


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