Cost Accountant

Recruiter
Insight Professional Solutions Ltd
Location
Dartford
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Purpose:

To provide support to the Finance Manager in monitoring and controlling costs, maintaining controls and ensuring the financial integrity of the accounting function and reporting.

Key Accountabilities:

Focus on cost control including:

  • Interrogation, reconciliation and analysis of key costs and supporting documentation
  • Conduct pricing reviews and maintain pricing databases
  • Hold, review and update supplier contracts
  • Process mapping, reviewing and improvement implementation

Assist in the production of company reporting including:

  • Efficiency reporting of fleet
  • Profitability reporting on subcontracted work
  • Short term forecasts

Assist with preparation of the management accounts through:

  • Accruals, pre payments and journals
  • Ensuring appropriate allocation of costs and income between cost centres
  • Analytical review of general ledgers
  • Reconciliations of balance sheets

  • Production of the month end pack
  • Contribute to the production of company budgets and forecasts
  • Various products as requested by management.

Company Initiatives and Compliance:

  • Take responsibility for your self and others whilst at work.

  • Support Company initiatives and demonstrate Company values.

  • To comply with all legal and statutory obligations applicable to the role.

  • Participate in training and other personal development activities as required.

  • Carry out all reasonable tasks as required by the Company.


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