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Junior Management Accountant

Los Angeles Apparel is a nearly fully integrated garment manufacturing facility located in the heart of South Central Los Angeles. Our mission is to do things differently: we are contrarians, deeply focused on sustainability and efficiency in order to advance the interests of our customers, our workers, our shareholders, the community and the world. Learn more about who we are here .

We are seeking a Junior Management Accountant to manage the timely and accurate cost accounting and monthly reporting process. No prior work experience is necessary. Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Assist with collation of data and provision of analysis as and when required for decision support requirements. Assist in preparing Operations Budgets and forecasts as required
  • Ensure implementation of management systems within their area of responsibility (including health & safety, quality & environmental). And monitor the performance of direct reports against the management system requirements
  • Maintain integrity and accuracy of company costing systems
  • Responsible for all cost accounting areas including standard cost roll, bills of materials, direct and indirect labor, overhead rates and absorption, and product cost development
  • Assist in overseeing and evaluating physical inventory counts and cycle counts
  • Ensure the timely completion of the Operations month end financial close process. Prepare and ensure accurate, complete, and timely outputs for Reporting requirements
  • Coordinate with relevant departments to ensure integrity and accuracy of systems and data
  • Develop thorough knowledge of manufacturing processes as it relates to cost drivers
  • Financial Analysis and ROI calculations as required
  • Cost Benefit Analysis as required
  • Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principle
  • Gather data and report periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances
  • Analyze manufacturing operations, equipment availability, and utilization
  • In-house versus outsourcing analysis as required

Requirements:

  • Excellent analysis skills, and the ability to collaborate with a multi-department team
  • Detailed and accurate
  • Able to see patterns and exceptions in large data sets
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong Analytical Skills
  • Must have knowledge of the differences between Direct, Indirect, Fixed, Variable, Inventorial Costs
  • Good reasoning skills.
  • Thorough understanding of the differentiation of Std Gross Margin, Actual Gross Margin and Contribution Margin
  • Excellent project management, organizational and planning skills with ability to prioritize multiple tasks, projects and meet deadlines
  • For consideration please include your favorite musician in the last line of your resume

Applicant must be a highly motivated individual with an ability to think analytically, have a solid accounting and mathematics foundation, an interest in business, and be comfortable applying their knowledge across different departments. They must be excited to learn, exceptionally organized, and understand the importance of deadlines and schedules. Must either be pursuing or have a Bachelor's Degree with a GPA of 3.5 or higher and at least 2 references.

Other qualities that are a plus:

-Interest in the apparel industry

-Advanced experience with Excel, Google Sheets, Tableau, Power BI - understanding of pivot tables, VLOOKUP, and other key functions

-Fluent in Spanish and English

-Ability to communicate effectively with key stakeholders in all divisions

This is a full time position, starting rate is $16/hour with medical and dental benefits, 401k, and overtime opportunities. Consideration for a raise after 60 days.  


Junior Data Analyst

Los Angeles Apparel is a nearly fully integrated garment manufacturing facility located in the heart of South Central Los Angeles. Our mission is to do things differently: we are contrarians, deeply focused on sustainability and efficiency in order to advance the interests of our customers, our workers, our shareholders, the community and the world. Learn more about who we are here .

We are seeking a junior data analyst to work with our analytics team on data visualization and business analytics for all departments of the company. No prior work experience is necessary, this is an entry level position offering plenty of opportunities to learn more about data analysis and programs, specifically when applied to manufacturing and warehousing in a fast- paced and rapidly growing work environment.

Applicant must be a highly motivated individual with an ability to think analytically, have a solid mathematics foundation, an interest in business, and be comfortable applying their knowledge across different departments. They must be excited to learn, exceptionally organized, and understand the importance of deadlines and schedules. Must either be pursuing or have a Bachelor's Degree with a GPA of 3.5 or higher and at least 2 references. For consideration please include your favorite musician in the last line of your resume.

Other qualities that are a plus:

-Interest in the apparel industry

-Programming and/or coding skills

-Advanced experience with Excel, Google Sheets, Tableau, Power BI - understanding of pivot tables, VLOOKUP, and other key functions

-Fluent in Spanish and English

-Ability to communicate effectively with key stakeholders in all divisions

This is a full time position, starting rate is $16/hour with medical and dental benefits, 401k, and overtime opportunities. Consideration for a raise after 60 days.  


Junior Cost Accountant

Los Angeles Apparel is a nearly fully integrated garment manufacturing facility located in the heart of South Central Los Angeles. Our mission is to do things differently: we are contrarians, deeply focused on sustainability and efficiency in order to advance the interests of our customers, our workers, our shareholders, the community and the world. Learn more about who we are here .

We are seeking a Junior Cost Accountant to participate in cost accounting, month-end and year-end closing for assigned departments, and other reporting duties as required. No prior work experience is necessary. Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Maintain integrity and accuracy of company costing systems
  • Responsible for all cost accounting areas including standard cost roll, bills of materials, direct and indirect labor, overhead rates and absorption, and product cost development
  • Assist in overseeing and evaluating physical inventory counts and cycle counts
  • Coordinate with relevant departments to ensure Finance Department receives timely and accurate month-end and year-end reports
  • Coordinate with relevant departments to ensure integrity and accuracy of systems, data and reports
  • Develop thorough knowledge of manufacturing processes as it relates to cost drivers
  • Financial Analysis and ROI calculations as required
  • Cost Benefit Analysis as required
  • Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principle
  • Gather data and report periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances
  • Analyze manufacturing operations, equipment availability, and utilization
  • In-house versus outsourcing analysis as required

Requirements:

  • Excellent analysis skills, and the ability to collaborate with a multi-department team
  • Detailed and accurate
  • Able to see patterns and exceptions in large data sets
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong Analytical Skills
  • Must have knowledge of the differences between Direct, Indirect, Fixed, Variable, Inventorial Costs
  • Good reasoning skills.
  • Thorough understanding of the differentiation of Std Gross Margin, Actual Gross Margin and Contribution Margin
  • Excellent project management, organizational and planning skills with ability to prioritize multiple tasks, projects and meet deadlines
  • For consideration please include your favorite musician in the last line of your resume

Applicant must be a highly motivated individual with an ability to think analytically, have a solid accounting and mathematics foundation, an interest in business, and be comfortable applying their knowledge across different departments. They must be excited to learn, exceptionally organized, and understand the importance of deadlines and schedules. Must either be pursuing or have a Bachelor's Degree with a GPA of 3.5 or higher and at least 2 references.

Other qualities that are a plus:

-Interest in the apparel industry

-Advanced experience with Excel, Google Sheets, Tableau, Power BI - understanding of pivot tables, VLOOKUP, and other key functions

-Fluent in Spanish and English

-Ability to communicate effectively with key stakeholders in all divisions

This is a full time position, starting rate is $16/hour with medical and dental benefits, 401k, and overtime opportunities. Consideration for a raise after 60 days.