Cost Analyst

England, Gloucestershire, Cheltenham
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
27 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
Harry Ataou
Job Role
Finance Analyst
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

Cost Analyst - £30,000/£35,000 per annum-Leading Services Organisation - Cheltenham-Hays Accountancy & Finance

Your new company

Hays Accountancy & Finance are recruiting for a leading services organisation for an dynamic and experienced Cost Analyst, to join their expanding and hard-working Finance Function in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. A great opportunity focused on helping the organisation understand the costing's of their products and services, along with supporting in financial systems set-ups and changes.

Your new role

Reporting into the Finance Manager, you will be responsible for the development and maintenance of an flexible tool to understand the organisations costs of products and services. You will be expected to understand cost structures and activities related to cost centres along with how cost is incurred. You will identify process changes for accurate cost allocation and develop the relevant drivers where appropriate. Working alongside the systems accountant, you will provide support for the implementation of new ERP systems, and make recommendations for efficiencies along with ad-hoc financial projects.

What you'll need to succeed

For this permanent Cost Analyst position you will need experience within a similar finance role with strong financial analyst skills and key communication to explain complex accounting concepts to non-accounting customers. It is essential you have excellent IT skills including advanced MS Excel, have used ERP systems previously and have the ability to focus on detail, while being able to see the bigger picture. This role is open to finance professionals working towards completion of an accountancy qualifications (ACCA/CIMA) or candidates who are qualified by experience. It would be advantageous if you have experience in Netsuite and have used enterprise planning solutions previously (i.e.: Adaptive Insights).

What you'll get in return

This exciting permanent opportunity is an hands-on Cost Analyst role where you can really impact and support the organisation through growth. Based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire the organisation is offering a salary of £30,000 - £35,000 per annum with competitive benefits including generous holiday package, contributory pension, on-site parking and on-site restaurant. They operate in an vibrant team-based culture with an flexible working approach reflecting in the company's innovative approach.

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