Robert Half Management Resources Sr. Cost Accountant in San Jose, California

Robert Half Management Resources (RHMR) San Jose is looking for a Senior Cost Accountant. This is a contract opportunity for their client in the South Bay. Are you immediately available? Interested candidates should reply directly to Shalini Satyamurthy,, and Jamie Chan, Third party vendors will not be considered. Local candidates only. Senior Cost Accountant Responsibilities: Analyze manufacturing operations; Prepare and perform inventory transactions and reconciliations; Establish and maintain standard costs, cost accounting system, and cost ledger; Perform month-end cost accounting close; Maintain inventory tracking accountability for multiple locations; Reconcile inventory and review cycle count activity and adjustments; Ensure physical inventory is accurate through reported results; Assist with preparing annual budgeting process; Analyze inventory valuations, material usage, labor, overhead, and other variances; Maintain inventory reserve; and COGS analysis, Overhead Absorption.

Companies need experienced finance, accounting and business systems professionals to support their key initiatives. This is our specialty. Robert Half Management Resources places highly skilled consultants on short- and long-term interim and project engagements in organizations ranging from start-ups to FORTUNE® 500 firms.

As a consultant working on our team, you will benefit from our worldwide network of more than 145 offices, which delivers rewarding opportunities and flexibility for work-life balance. Our relationships with leading professional associations and broad client network provide you greater access to unique interim and project opportunities. We redeploy over 65 percent of our consultants and will strive to keep you continuously engaged on assignments. We also provide competitive benefits and compensation packages, as well as online training and continuing professional education (CPE).

For details on our Canadian program, please contact your local branch. Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016) At Robert Half Management Resources, your experience matters – and we put it to good use. To apply for this position or for more information on other engagements, visit us online at or call your branch office at 1.888.400.7474. 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. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use.

Req ID: 00420-9500207664

Functional Role: Consultant

Country: USA

State: CA

City: San Jose

Postal Code: 95113

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: Senior Cost Accountant Qualifications: Bachelors or higher degree in Accounting or Finance; Minimum 4-5 year Cost Accounting with variance tracking experience required; Thorough understanding of Cost Account including standard costs and variances; Strong understanding of general accounting theory; 10+ years of relevant experience; JD Edwards experience preferred; and Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. If you are not available for this Senior Cost Accountant opportunity but know of someone who is, please forward a resume or make an introduction to us. Consideration for these positions will be held in the strictest of confidence. For a full listing of Robert Half Management Resources job opportunities please join us at