Cost Accountant

Job Description

Cost Accountant

Duties

  • Review and maintain the standard costing system
  • Investigate the Bill of Materials and routes
  • Review and challenge processes and controls relating to production and inventory
  • Prepare an analysis of production and spend variances
  • Monthly WIP and inventory valuation and reconciliation to the general ledger ensuring that any differences are investigated and resolved accurately
  • Supporting…

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Cost Accountant

Duties

  • Review and maintain the standard costing system
  • Investigate the Bill of Materials and routes
  • Review and challenge processes and controls relating to production and inventory
  • Prepare an analysis of production and spend variances
  • Monthly WIP and inventory valuation and reconciliation to the general ledger ensuring that any differences are investigated and resolved accurately
  • Supporting in the preparation of the annual manufacturing budget
  • Maintaining Fixed Asset Register
  • Assisting with monthly reporting
  • Cover for Management Accountant

Experience & Qualities

  • Building productive working relationships with colleagues on the shop floor, as well as stakeholders to add value and drive performance
  • CIMA or qualified by experience (if possible) with experience of cost accounting within the manufacturing industry
  • A confident communicator, able to challenge established norms and improve current processes in an efficient, yet diplomatic manner
  • A logical, capable accountant with experience of standard costings, bill of materials, and inventory management
  • Experience with AX Dynamics or other MRP / ERP systems would be advantageous though not essential

Job Description

Cost Accountant

Duties

  • Review and maintain the standard costing system
  • Investigate the Bill of Materials and routes
  • Review and challenge processes and controls relating to production and inventory
  • Prepare an analysis of production and spend variances
  • Monthly WIP and inventory valuation and reconciliation to the general ledger ensuring that any differences are investigated and resolved accurately
  • Supporting in the preparation of the annual manufacturing budget
  • Maintaining Fixed Asset Register
  • Assisting with monthly reporting
  • Cover for Management Accountant

Experience & Qualities

  • Building productive working relationships with colleagues on the shop floor, as well as stakeholders to add value and drive performance
  • CIMA or qualified by experience (if possible) with experience of cost accounting within the manufacturing industry
  • A confident communicator, able to challenge established norms and improve current processes in an efficient, yet diplomatic manner
  • A logical, capable accountant with experience of standard costings, bill of materials, and inventory management
  • Experience with AX Dynamics or other MRP / ERP systems would be advantageous though not essential

Job Summary

Location: Waterlooville
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 Per Annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Accountancy
Division: Commercial
Date: 28th January 2019

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Job Summary

Location: Waterlooville
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 Per Annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Accountancy
Division: Commercial
28th January 2019

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