Sr. Cost Accountant
Fullerton , CA Direct Hire Accounting Up to 110K 09/09/2020

An Aerospace manufacturing company in Fullerton is looking for a Sr. Cost Accountant.

Job Description:

  • Develop and maintain standard cost processes
  • Prepare and post journal entries; maintain general and subsidiary ledgers
  • Reconcile ledger balances and prepare related reports and statements
  • Actively participate in internal and external audits
  • Prepare month end close
  • Conduct accounting procedures to maintain compliance with SOX
  • Research actual to standard cost variances of jobs, materials, labor, overhead and scrap to provide, propose and implement recommendations
  • Lead annual cost roll
  • Lead and calculate quarterly E & O calculation and reporting
  • Cycle count accounting and reporting
  • Month-end closing processes to post inventory transactions, journal entries
  • Reconcile inventory accounts for site including outside processes and offsite inventory
  • Maintain fixed asset sub-system and reconciliation to G/L
  • Control annual audit related to inventory, standard cost, E&O and COS variances


  • Experience in the aerospace industry
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, including strong Excel skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to communicate with professionals at all levels
  • Able to work independently and take initiative
  • Able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Able to work on multiple projects with accuracy and efficiency, while keeping to deadlines
  • Detail-oriented
  • A team player
  • Strong work ethic


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field and a minimum of 2 years' relevant experience

REF # 36099

Job #: 36099

Location: Fullerton, CA

Job Type: Direct Hire

Salary: Up to 110K