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Job 25941

Chatsworth, CA

Job Title:
Jr. Cost Accountant

Long Term Temp (> 30 Days)


An 8-billion dollar medical device company in Chatsworth seeks a Jr. Cost Accountant


To maintain & implement effective inventory cost accounting system & procedures. To do in-depth analysis of

the factory reports & procedures, identify and report areas of inefficiencies. Applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports and reconciliations. Assists with account reconciliations and monthlyclose. Helps provide oversight of Accounts / Receivables & Payable and assists with exception processing.


  • Performs to individual goals established during performance reviews and/or goal setting meetings.
  • Maintain & implement effective cost accounting methods & procedures.
  • Maintain and reconcile effective fixed assets.
  • Prepare cost estimates of new or proposed products.
  • Maintain accurate standard costs of products.
  • Compile reliable & accurate factory labor and overhead rates.
  • Compile cost data for preparation of factory budgets and compare to actuals.
  • Monthly in-depth analysis of factory reports & variances.
  • Analysis and review of manufacturing activities to achieve reliable and accurate costs.
  • Develop & improve methods of calculating and controlling costs
  • Preparation of Monthly Reports
  • Ad-hoc Reports and projects
  • Weekly Check Processing for payables.
  • Account Receivable processing and control.
  • Intercompany activity coordination with other company entities.
  • Petty Cash management.
  • Coordinate inventory Cycle Count activities.
  • Manage Fixed Asset related reporting and functions including preparation of monthly fixed asset “roll-forwards” program.
  • Participates in coordination and preparation of annual budgets and regular forecasts.
  • Compiles cost data for preparation of factory budgets and compare to actual results.
  • Liaison between RMT and Corporate related to external tax reporting (I.e. Sales Tax)
  • Develops and enhances Excel models for Reporting, Budgeting and Forecasting needs.
  • Prepares monthly in-depth analysis of factory reports & variances.
  • Research discrepancies of material-related transactions.
  • Organizes financial information and analyzes variances to determine present and future financial performance.
  • Provide ad hoc financial analysis as needed.
  • Prepares monthly reconciliations as assigned, including but not limited to expense accounts reconciliation
  • Collaborate with a wide variety of functional areas to provide financial guidance
  • Other administrative tasks and responsibilities as assigned
  • Good interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Preserves confidential information
  • Reads understands and adheres to appropriate company and department policies and procedures to ensure legal compliance, safe and productive workplace and quality products and customer service.

Basic Qualifications

  • B.S/.B.A. in Accounting/Finance
  • At least 5 years of Manufacturing Cost Accounting Experience
  • Understanding of accounting theory and analytical capabilities

Preferred Qualifications

  • Auditing skills with the ability to research and reconcile difficult accounts
  • Vantage and Oracle experience
  • CMA and/or CPA

On Call Staffing Solutions, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans

Minimum Years of Experience:

Degree Requirements:

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