Cost Accountant

Simpson Recruitment Services
Bermuda Park
£30,000 per annum
14 Sep 2017
09 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a market-leading manufacturer of automotive assemblies.

They are currently seeking a recently qualified accountant to join their Finance team and train to become a Cost Accountant.

Here is what you will be learning -

  • Implementation of manufacturing reporting systems including variance analysis, job costing performance review and direct labour effectiveness
  • Assist in the implementation of the Manufacturing Control Strategy ensuring that the accounting interface is robust and appropriate
  • Development of the standard costing system
  • Inventory recording
  • Analysis of sales and gross margins by key business drivers
  • Preparing additional management information to support margin / profit improvement activities and assist commercial decision making
  • Preparation of the annual budgets and quarterly forecasts

Candidates will be keen to work within finance in a manufacturing business, obviously you will have the ability to maintain high levels of accuracy with an attention to detail, strong analytical skills, and a thirst for knowledge.

Salary is negotiable around £30 - 35,000 and a well-defined career path into senior management over the next three years.