cost accountant in city of london

posted
08 February 2019
contact
randstad financial & professional, randstad financial services
job type
permanent
salary
Bonus and benefits
apply now

posted
location
city of london, london
specialism
financial services
sub specialism
Accountancy and Finance
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Bonus and benefits
reference number
MJ67336
contact
randstad financial & professional, randstad financial services
phone
020 7786 6475
apply now

job description

Our client, a leading global asset management institution, currently seeks a Cost Accountant, to be based in London.

The Cost Accountant will be responsible for:
 Providing accurate and timely monthly cost centre information to business users
 Liaising with other finance teams to enable timely submission of entities as part of monthly consolidation process
 Performing inter-company reconciliations and payments
 Maintaining the integrity of data within the Group general ledger systems via the monthly reconciliation process
 Acting as the point of contact for queries and requests for information from the business
 Identifying and implementing efficiency improvements to the monthly processing cycle
 Maintaining collective ownership of the global cost allocation model
 Assisting with budget preparation and ad hoc project work

As such, the successful Cost Accountant will have the following skills and experience:

 Qualified CIMA/ACCA accountant with cost/management accounting experience in a large (ideally listed) corporate environment
 Strong IT skills including Excel, with Oracle and HFM experience an advantage
 Have a team focus and be adaptable and willing to learn
 Diligent, accurate and aware of control environment
 Excellent written and verbal communication skills

If you have similar experience to that outlined above and are looking for a permanent opportunity within a progressive and dynamic environment, please forward your CV today.

Randstad Financial & Professional encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Randstad Financial & Professional acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003

skills

budgeting,excel,financial analysis,management accounting and reporting,variance analysis

qualification

aca - qualified,acca - qualified,cima - qualified,cpa - qualified

responsibilities

Our client, a leading global asset management institution, currently seeks a Cost Accountant, to be based in London.

educational requirements

university