Temporary Cost Accountant

Lombard, IL |$30 - $40 hourly | Job ID: 113405

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Job Description

This is your chance to join a global manufacturing company, located in Lombard, IL that is expanding into different markets! This company is branching into new research and development along various lines of business and has seen tremendous growth over the last year. They are looking for a qualified Cost Accountant to join their team.

This Cost Accountant should bring manufacturing industry experience and be comfortable working independently, as well as in a team. They will work directly with international employees and vendors on projects and day to day tasks.

Cost Accountant Responsibilities:
  • Prepare monthly cost and inventory related journal entries and maintain related account reconciliations
  • Be a resource to Supply Chain, Inventory/Forecasting, Divisional and Corporate Finance and others for all areas of cost and inventory
  • Prepare and publish monthly Supply Chain reporting
  • Prepare analysis and management reports related to inventory, material price variance, freight variances, production variances and various other direct product costs
  • Assist in the annual closing process, annual audit, various projects as needed
  • Review variances and investigate causes
  • Ad hoc reporting and projects

Cost Accountant Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field
  • Proficiency within Microsoft Excel
  • SAP experience is a plus
  • 2+ years of cost accounting experience
  • Solid understanding of GAAP

If you are interested and qualified for this Cost Accountant role, please apply today!

Thank you,

Lauren Just
Senior Project Manager
LaSalle Network

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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.