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Cost Accountant (12-month Fixed Term Contract)

We have registered a new opportunity on a 12-month Fixed Term Contract, for a Cost Accountant to join this global company. As the Cost Accountant you will work closely with key stakeholders to review product manufacturing costs, create standardised product costings, evaluate product profitability, and seek cost efficiency to improve margins and profitability.

Description

Cost Accountant

We have registered a new opportunity on a 12-month Fixed Term Contract, for a Cost Accountant to join this global company. As the Cost Accountant you will work closely with key stakeholders to review product manufacturing costs, create standardised product costings, evaluate product profitability, and seek cost efficiency to improve margins and profitability.

Cost Accountant Responsibilities:

As the Cost Accountant you will be responsible for;

  • Manage and control of manufacturing product cost models
  • Produce and improve costings/ bill of materials and product pricing including liaising with manufacturing and sales team to provide knowledge and analysis on manufacturing costs
  • Implement weekly production reports and variance reporting
  • Conduct margin analysis of both manufactured and bought in products
  • Work closely alongside Commercial teams to manage business profitability both in current and new products
  • Take ownership of the inventory process end to end, including the annual cost roll process

Cost Accountant Rewards

This role is working in a friendly and collaborative environment in an international company, they offer excellent benefits focused on motivating their staff;

  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays, plus the ability to purchase an additional 5 days
  • Flexible working

The Company

Our client operates on a global scale and are the industry leader who contribute to significant advancement of products and services within their field.

Cost Accountant Experience

The successful candidate will be a part or fully qualified finance professional, with extensive experience of cost accounting, or management accounting within a similar manufacturing environment. You must have thorough knowledge of standard costing, inventory management and proven experience with SAP.

You will be a calm and adaptable team player, who works well under pressure, in a changing and developing environment. You will have excellent attention to detail and time management skills, as well as strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Location

This position is hybrid, with 3 days per week at their office in South Oxfordshire. There is free onsite parking available.

This is a full-time role, on a fixed term contract for 1 year.

Action

Please apply online or email your most up to date CV to charlie@allen-associates.co.uk

 

Allen Associates is a leading recruitment company in Oxfordshire recruiting for Marketing, Finance, Human Resources and PA/Administrative roles. Allen Associates operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on current vacancies please visit www.allen-associates.co.uk and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. For our latest vacancies follow our Jobs on Twitter

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