Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.


Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

  • Memphis, TN 38138
  • Recruiter
  • Phone: 901-737-2000
  • Phone:: 901-759-4115

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Don't miss out on new jobs!

Get the latest Senior Cost Accountant jobs in Memphis, TN delivered directly to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Saved!

Could not save Job Alert!

You have too many Job Alerts!

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

Sign Up

or   Sign In Here
Password Must Contain
8 to 15 characters
1 uppercase letter
1 number or symbol
1 lowercase letter
Create an Account with CareerBuilder to save jobs & unlock these great features
See similar job titles and skills to help you make your next move
Upload a resume and become visible to Hiring Managers and Employers
Compare Salary Information to see where you stand amongst your peers
Easily Quick Apply to jobs with just one click!

Email Send Failed!

Senior Cost Accountant

Robert Half Management Resources • Memphis, TN

Posted 2 months ago

Job Snapshot

$30.00 - $40.00/Hour
Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services, Consulting
Executive, Accounting, Finance

Job Description

Ref ID: 03900-9501866651

Classification: Accountant - Public

Compensation: $30.00 to $40.00 per hour

Robert Half Management Resources has an opportunity for a Senior Cost Accountant for a 3-6 month project. The cost accountant will be responsible for: - Working closely with the Controller and other management personnel to develop new cost standards, identify inefficiencies within the production process and oversee extensive reporting as it relates to the cost and general accounting functions. - Ensure timely and accurate monthly financial close; - Perform various cost accounting functions including, but not limited to, inventory valuation and conversion costs with main focus on driving efficiencies around direct and indirect labor and scrap costs; - Participate, partner and provide financial direction to cross functional teams to ensure plant objectives are met in line with labor value stream maps; - Support compliance to Sarbanes-Oxley related internal controls related to manufacturing accounting activities; - Support the standards roll up annually from a conversion cost standpoint; - Support new product development and operations to maintain cost models for prospective products from inception to launch; - Track, report and identify efficiency opportunities around direct and indirect labor hours; - Participate in special projects and various ad hoc analysis; - Monitor department spending Vs. budget. - Lead forecast and Annual Plan processes by working with each of the manufacturing sites areas to develop planning periods at cost center level and ensure planning is aligned to company short and long term goals. - Lead all consolidation, reporting and analytical activities for month end close. Qualified candidates should send their resumes to

Job Requirements

Bachelor's in Accounting/Finance Strong Excel 5+ year's Cost Accounting Experience

Our industry-leading alliances and broad client network provide you greater access to a variety of unique interim and long-term project opportunities that can keep you continuously engaged. We also provide competitive benefits and compensation packages, as well as online training and continuing professional education (CPE). Our parent company, Robert Half, has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998.

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 888-490-3198.

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.

© 2019 Robert Half Management Resources. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.
Job ID: 03900-9501866651
Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.
Don't miss out on new jobs like this
Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Created

Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time.

Maximum Email Alerts

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.