Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant

Posted 4 months ago

Cost Accountant required for a superb SME retail business based in Staffordshire. On offer for the right candidate is a package of up to £35,000 per year with excellent benefits that increase with service, and the chance to work for an incredibly entrepreneurial and passionate business within their field.

As the Cost Accountant, you will be reporting into the Finance Director of this exciting business, working closely with the sales and supply chain teams and be primarily responsible for:

  • Analysing the cost of raw materials and supplier effectiveness
  • Recommending changing suppliers or processes where appropriate to maximise cost saving and margins
  • Liaising with suppliers and supply chain with regard to cost savings
  • Establishing standard costs
  • Variance reporting and analysis with commentary
  • Prepare, post and reconcile journals
  • Maintain the ledger and carry out balance sheet reconciliations
  • Preparation of management reports
  • Inventory analysis and reporting
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Reviewing overheads and depreciation

The ideal candidate will be a part-qualfiied Accountant (ACCA/CIMA/ACA) from a manufacturing background, with a keen eye for detail and experience working with stock import/export. You must be passionate for the role, and want to get involved with the inner workings of the business and assist with it’s growth. In turn you will be offered a chance to make a real difference and career progression.


Job Features

Job IdAFLR010221
Job TimeFull Time
Job LevelClerical & Transactional

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Key Details

LevelClerical & Transactional
Ref NumberAFLR010221
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