Are you an Assistant Cost Accountant, with a background in manufacturing and good practical experience of standard costing, stock accounting and fixed assets...are you seeking a new opportunity in the Bedfordshire area with a global leader in its field.... With offices (and free onsite parking) on the outskirts of Bedford (just off of the A421), this market leading global manufacturer is currently seeking to appoint an experienced Assistant Cost Accountant to assist the UK Financial Controller with a range of manufacturing based accounting duties and projects. Working with other members of the senior team, your duties as Assistant Cost Accountant will be varying, but focus on the following; Stock accounting Revenue reconciliation Fixed asset accounting Accruals and prepayments Product profitability reporting and analysis Ad-hoc projects As an Assistant Cost Accountant with 2 - 3 years working within an appropriate finance environment, you'll ideally have used a major ERP system (SAP, Oracle etc.) before, but certainly be experienced with standard costing and other related manufacturing based accounting tasks. Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills are also important, as are good interpersonal skills and the ability to work to deadlines effectively when required. On offer is a basic starting salary of c£28,000 - £32,000 per annum (negotiable subject to experience), along with benefits that include pension and 25 days annual holiday entitlement (plus statutory bank holidays), with a 1.30 pm finish on Fridays This represents an excellent opportunity to secure an interesting Assistant Cost Accountant position with international manufacturer and market leader. If you fit the above profile and would like to know more, please forward your CV and any other relevant details by applying today. You may also wish to contact Gavin Ibell on 01908 929042 for more information.