Robert Half International Cost Accountant in Portland, Oregon

Accountemps is looking for a Cost Accountant for an opportunity starting in the second week of November and going through the end of the year!

If you are interested in a temporary opportunity with a fantastic company in NE Portland, please apply today! I have interview availability Thursday and Friday of this week, and I would love to meet with you and discuss the role.

What you get to do while on this engagement: ?Collecting financial data for the year to understand the cost of business throughout the year (i.e. new materials purchased, current inventory, labor costs) ?Looking through changes in product design, changes in purchased product or vendors, new manufacturing systems, and services added/removed to determine their effect on the year?s costs ?Looking through monthly and quarterly reports to compare standard costs to actual costs of production ?Tracking all information gathered and putting it together in such a way that leadership can use it in controlling next year?s expenditures ?Putting together estimates of new and proposed product costs ?Managing the company?s Cost Accounting organization ?Assisting with closing out the General Ledger at the end of the month ?Inventory: cycle counting, regular physical inventory checks, reconciling inventory in the database


? 4+ years experience as a Cost Accountant ? Strong Staff or General Ledger experience ? Experience working with an ERP system (NetSuite, Oracle,SAP) ? Excellent Excel and Data Entry skills ? A drive to organize and get projects completed ahead of schedule ? Laser focus and attention to detail

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.

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