Cost Accountant

3 days left

Hays A&F
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + company benefit package
22 Aug 2019
19 Sep 2019
Tapfuma Karigambe
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Part qualified, Qualified

Your new company

A thriving Manchester based manufacturing company are looking for a Cost Accountant to join their Finance Team. Their behaviours are aligned to encourage staff to share ways of doing somethings better, saving time, effort or money. It is not just they we do that makes us standout, it is how they do it that makes them truly different and industry leader.

Your new role

  • Analysing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Preparation of annual budgets
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Mentoring monthly profit and loss performance
  • KPI report
  • Provide accurate standard costs
  • Analysing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Maintain costing accounting systems

What you'll need to succeed

  • Strong costing accounting skills
  • Excel skill
  • Good communication skill
  • Excellent analytical skills and a sound understanding of accounting principles
  • QBE/ACCA/ACCA/CIMA qualified or part qualified

What you need to do now
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