Preference Personnel

Cost Inventory Specialist

Posted January 14, 2022Consultant: Tyia Patnaude
  • Administrative Position
  • Located in Fargo/Moorhead
  • Temp-to-Hire Position

Preference Employment Solutions is now looking for a Cost Inventory Specialist to join a successful area business. If you are self-motivated, have a positive mental attitude, and possess an outgoing enthusiasm and eagerness to achieve your goals, then look no further…apply today!

Location: Fargo, ND
Schedule: Monday- Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm
Compensation: $17-$21/hour
Type of Position: Temp-to-Hire, Full Time

Position Overview:

  • Receive equipment into the business system by purchase order.
  • Develop & maintain standard build & install worksheets for each customer’s model & specification with bill of materials, SOPs, & costs.
  • Ensure value-added costs are correctly allocated to individual pieces of equipment (freight in, customs & brokerage, accessory items, labor, extended warranties) via vendor invoices & internal work orders.
  • Register warranties & extended warranties.
  • File factory cost deviation debit & credit requests.
  • Provide assistance in answering phones, routing calls to the appropriate person and taking complete and accurate messages, as needed.

Characteristics of a Successful Candidate:

  • 2-year business degree (preferably accounting) or equivalent work experience
  • Adept with MS Office Suite, especially Excel.
  • Must have strong keyboarding skills, with 10-key proficiency
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Keen attention to detail with high level organization skills

How to Apply:

Please contact Tyia Patnaude by emailing your resume to

What Preference Employment Solutions Offers You:
We are a local employment company successfully assisting job seekers for over 30 years! Join our network to access a variety of benefits:
  • Preference Employment Solutions is FREE & CONFIDENTIAL for Job Seekers
  • Your information is never shared without your permission
  • Direct Hire, Temp-to-Hire, Temporary and Project Based opportunities to fit your needs
  • Professional, Administrative, Industrial and Healthcare placement specializations
  • Access to the area’s top employers and hiring managers
  • ACA Compliant with health insurance options for qualifying employees
  • Preference Employment Solutions is an equal opportunity employer
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