Houston, TX 77073 | Temp To Hire

Post Date: 06/20/2018 Job ID: 45067 Industry: Accounting Pay Rate: $26.44

Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant  needed in North Houston for temp to hire role paying $26.44/hr!


  • Develop and maintain product cost estimates by collecting, consolidating, evaluating and projecting cost data.
  • Collect and analyze data to determine costs by product line.
  • Review bills of materials and routings for accuracy.
  • Monitor and analyze changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided to determine effects on costs.
  • Closely track material costs and associated freight charges and verify pricing trends with the Purchasing department.
  • Aid with planning and analyzing manufacturing operations and help to develop performance management criteria for manufacturing processes.
  • Responsible for the monthly reconciliation of sales and cost of sales by customer and profit center.
  • Work with Controller on month end closing activities and preparation of monthly production and operational cost/sales reports and forecasts.
  • Assist management with SAP cost accounting system which provides financial controls directed towards timely and accurate reporting of cost.
  • Prepare account reconciliations and journal entries.
  • Assist with compiling and preparing information for outside auditors or tax accountants, including accounting for our regularly scheduled plant physical inventories.
  • Assist with special projects as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor s Degree in Finance or Accounting required.
  • 2+ years of experience in a similar sized manufacturing company required.
  • SAP cost knowledge and experience preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong technical and analytical skills.
  • Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections.
  • Strong ability to handle sensitive and confidential information.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Strong organizational skills.

Linda Meacham
Senior Recruiter

Linda has been with TPI Staffing for over 20 years and specializes in recruiting top talent for all levels of office support and professional positions.

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We have offices throughout Texas, I am located at our Cypress Branch 21840 Northwest Freeway Suite E Cypress, TX 77429 open M-F 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM. Walk-Ins are welcome. 

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