cost accountant in coalville

posted
24 May 2018
contact
sogol toobaie, randstad business support
job type
permanent
salary
£ 30,000 - £ 35,000 per year
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posted
location
coalville, east midlands
specialism
accountancy & finance
sub specialism
Accountant
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 30,000 - £ 35,000 per year
experience
pq
reference number
Cost
contact
sogol toobaie, randstad business support
phone
020 7255 5579
apply now

job description

This is an exciting opportunity for a Cost Accountant to join of one of the top global Manufacturing companies in Coalville.

This successful candidate will be responsible for evaluating existing costings, including materials, labour and overheads for the site.

Responsibilities



* Review of chamber margins
* Controlling and reporting factory labour and overheads
* Analysis of Manufacturing Spending and Absorption
* Analysis of Purchase Price Variance
* Support new product development with costing analysis
* Provision of information to managers in an easily understood format
* Prepare analysis of direct labour efficiency's monthly/quarterly.
* Review of Inventory reports and files to ensure accuracy.
* Quarterly Excess and Obsolete review, cycle counting checks, reporting
* Reporting and commentary to budget or forecasts for inventory & margins
* Prepare costing information to assist with budgeting and forecasting
* Analysis and review of standard cost and actual cost on BOM's tracking
* Carry out machine cost comparisons across the Manufacturing sites
* Work with Engineering, purchasing and manufacturing with levels of cost detail
* Carry out commodity/component analysis to support supplier cost verification
* Support Product Managers in generating pricing, Price Book updates as needed
* Assist with site invoices with coding issues or hold/receiving errors
* Partner with GBS, monthly assistance on journal entries and cost allocations
* Assist with revenue recognition monthly
* Ensure compliance with SOX controls, assist with site testing as needed
* Ad hoc requests for information as needed to help support the business

Qualifications



* A third level education, ideally in an Accounts capacity CIMA/ACCA/ACA
* Previous experience working within Cost Accountancy in a Manufacturing Environment
* Strong systems knowledge and proficient in Excel spreadsheets and Microsoft word
* Experience of working with Oracle & Forthshift would also be highly desirable though not essential
* The ability to work to prioritise and thrive in a fast moving business to meet tight deadlines
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

skills

accruals

qualification

acca,cima