1 month ago
Redditch 30K - 38K Permanent
Job Reference: 892899MG
Opportunity for an experienced Cost Accountant to join an established manufacturing business based in Redditch. As the Cost Accountant you will work closely with the operational side of the business to provide analysis of costs that relate to manufacturing activities. Responsibilities will also see you engaged with internal and external sales colleagues to understand pricing structures, whilst ensuring robust processes are in place to ensure product costing accurately reflects the manufacturing process.
Duties include but not limited to:
Work closely within the business, primarily partnering the operations functions to better understand costs within the operational activities
Introduce control and best practice to ensure consistence in costing and pricing data
Provide information on costing and pricing requirements to all levels of the business
Ensure all products have costs correctly allocated and that the pricing structures are reviewed periodically to ensure accuracy
Ensure products are correctly priced and costed, supporting routing and item master management
Support the launch of new products – investigate prices for materials, labour costs and report findings to relevant departments
Support business performance by providing operations financial analysis and thorough reporting of metrics and KPI’s
Maintenance and development of costing and sales pricing systems ensuring BOM and item master integrity
Inventory financial control including balance sheet reconciliations and obsolescence provisions
Analysis of actual costs compared to expected costs, ensuring that data flows through the systems correctly.
Project tracking and reporting
Part qualified accountant, ideally AAT Qualified and studying or recently qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA
Experience of working in manufacturing environments with a costing bias or exposure
Please get in touch for further details or send your most up to date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07817 210539.