Cost Accountant

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Location
Swannanoa, North Carolina
Industry
Accounting & Auditing (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 17.00 - US$ 20.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_54225
Contact
Daniel Freeland, Spherion
Phone
828-348-0390
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Job Description

We are staffing for a long-standing, community oriented company that needs a Cost Accountant. The ideal candidate will be responsible for analyzing and assisting the company with the reduction of financial waste and increasing profits by determining actual cost of services provided, scrutinizing associated company expenses and working towards profitability.

Responsibilities:
Plan, study and collect data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor
Analyze data to determine changes, methods or services provided to determine effects on cost
Record cost information for use in controlling expenditures
Make estimates of new and proposed product costs
Provide current reports comparing profits and losses
Assist in month end close of the general ledger
Conduct physical inventories and monitor cycle count program

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Able to adhere to company mission, vision and core value statements
Professional appearance and demeanor
Commitment to safety
Able to work independently and on a team
Excellent accounting and business skills

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of Accounting experience or 5+ years of experience as a Cost Accountant
Proficient in Quickbooks and Excel
Organized and detailed oriented
Able to communicate clearly and concisely
Business acumen and adept at financial management


Apply today at www.spherion.com!

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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