Cost Accountant - Manufacturing

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
Duxford, Cambridgeshire
Salary
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2019
Closes
03 May 2019
Ref
14008738/001
Contact
William Roohan
Job role
Accountant
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Part time

Senior finance role with a top manufacturing company

Client Details

A leading global chemical solutions provider

Description

  • Own the cost centre reporting, including managing the site cost forecasting. Working with all cost centre owners to ensure full accountability and visibility on controllable costs.
  • Financial evaluation and monitoring of capital expenditure projects.
  • Proactively report deviations to budget and timeline to different stakeholders.
  • Maintain an effective and efficient internal control structure ensuring compliance with internal procedures and SOX related requirements.
  • Validate inventory stock valuations, variances and reporting.
  • Act as a process verifier, providing support and sign off on financial elements of all projects in the continuous improvement program.
  • Act as financial representative in overall contract management for the production site, in liaison with site management and purchasing.
  • Adding value by providing departmental managers with insights into financial activities and facilitating performance improvement to realise the financial benefits

Profile

  • Qualified (ACCA or CIMS) or qualification by experience in Management and/or Cost Accounting.
  • Experience of working within the manufacturing industry and with finance shared service arrangements.
  • Excellent IT skills including Excel, SAP and data warehousing statistical packages.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with all business levels.
  • Strong analytical and synthesis skills.
  • Strongly data orientated and organised with the ability to work to deadlines.
  • Attention to detail and solution driven
  • Fluent in English, any additional European language skills would also be an advantage but not essential.

Job Offer

Very competitive salary

Great benefits

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