Investigo are delighted to be supporting a large Milton Keynes based Retailer with their recruitment of a Costs Accountant, on a permanent basis.
Reporting to the FP&A & Costs Controller the Costs Accountant will be responsible for ensuring the accurate reporting of all costs, and providing the adequate reporting and transparency to the business to manage these costs effectively. The Costs Accountant will produce analysis and reporting to influence cost making decision makers, ensuring the costs are recognised in the correct manner, aligned to accounting principles. The will design and lead the introduction of activity based costing, to educate the business to better understand the cost base. They will be expected to build and maintain effective relationships with various internal stakeholders including HR, Product, Credit Risk, Finance, Compliance and Legal, working cross functionally to help identify cost saving opportunities.
The successful Candidate will be a Qualified Accountant with 1-3 years PQE, and a proven track record of managing/reporting on costs. They will be a proactive leader who is comfortable managing a Part Qualified Analyst, and an exceptional communicator who has the ability to business partner with stakeholders across various areas of the business.
Our Client is offering a salary of £42,000 - £47,000 + Benefits, depending on experience.