Cost Accountant - Northampton

Macildowie Associates.
£38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing costings for new and existing products
  • Business partner with Sales, New Product Development and Operational teams
  • Develop accurate product costings for new products and annual re-tenders
  • Support the Sales team as required in understanding movements in costs and developing pricing strategies
  • Support the Finance Business Partner in developing up to date standard costs for all products across the Group
  • Assist in the implementation of a more rigorous standard costing process and system across the business

Key Skills & Experience:

  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA Qualified accountant of equivalent
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • A solid understanding of costing principles
  • Ability to challenge stakeholders when appropriate
  • Open to international travel (4-5 trips per year)
  • Experience of a fast-moving manufacturing environment is highly desirable
  • Experience of using standard costs in variance analysis
  • Adaptable and quick to pick up new systems and processes.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a business who put their ethical approach at the heart of what they do, and have experienced significant growth since their inception due to a fresh and innovative approach to the industry.

If you match the above criteria then please apply today or for more information contact Rob via

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