Cost / Management Accountant

Trial Balance Consulting
£25000 - 35000 Per Annum
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cost / Management Accountant GBP 25K - GBP 35K Plymouth Permanent EB3502

Trial Balance Consulting have been exclusively assigned by a dynamic and rapidly expanding multifaceted technology production business to source an experienced part/recently qualified Management/Cost Accountant to join their Plymouth headquarters. The role is offered on either a permanent or long term interim basis as per the successful candidate`s preference.

The successful incumbent will assume a position of substantial responsibility, working closely with the Head of Finance to develop accounting procedures and processes, indirectly assisting in continued business growth.

Key responsibilities to include:

- Analysis of manufacturing and production costings, producing reports and taking detailed comparisons against standard and actual costs

- Working closely with the HoF to develop and streamline accounting processes and assist in developing KPI`s

- Analysis of production methods and product design to determine cost impacts

- Reviewing accounting information to ensure accuracy and relevance

- General maintenance of the costings system

- Measuring of audit expenditures

- Assisting in the creation of product costing elements

- System and process implementation and continued development

The successful candidate will possess the following:

- A minimum of two years of recently gained accounting exposure gained within a similar capacity, ideally manufacturing or FMCG orientated

- Ideally part/recently professionally qualified - ACCA/CIMA

- Good costing/management accounting experience with robust analytical and systems experience

- Strong IT experience, particularly database and MS Excel orientated

- Good interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues in and out of finance

This is an interesting opportunity well suited to an ambitious and commercially astute individual. The employer offers a modern and caring working environment with good opportunity with excellent potential for future development. For further details please contact Elle Benjamin quoting EB3502. Please note that our clients seek to fulfil this vacancy asap so suitable candidates are encouraged to apply without delay.