Cost Accountant

Page Personnel Finance
15 Sep 2018
18 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This Cost Accountant opportunity is a fantastic role to work as part of the senior level management team to produce and support with the management of a full cost system. This will be an on going temporary position which could go permanent for the right person. You will be required to travel between 2 sites during your assignment (1 in Warrington and 1 in Manchester). You will be available immediately.

Client Details

This business is a privately owned, highly successful and growing organisation with a strong market presence and long term contracts. Experience of working in the manufacturing industry is essential.


This cost accountant role will consist of the following duties;

*Full analysis of multiple income streams with in depth analysis of contracts and profit reporting's

*A high involvement (sometimes full management) of bids and tenders across the UK

*Full interpretation of month and year end accounts

*Budget and forecasting

*Month meetings to report on variance to budget

*Finance project management

*Manage a new accountancy system implementation

*Work with high volumes of data using excel and interpret this for director level reporting


This exciting cost accountant role will require the following skills as a minimum;

*Part qualified CIMA/ACCA or QBE

*Experience in building a cost model

*Advanced excel skills, VBA, VLOOKUPs, Pivots, IF Analysis - advanced data manipulation ability

*Full month and year end experience, ideally within a FMCG, Manufacturing, engineering type environment

*Confident personality to influence decisions and implement processes

*Happy to work within a fast pace environment and take on new challenging financial projects

Job Offer

This role in return will offer you;

*Generous salary £30,000+

*25days holiday + bank holidays

*Pension contribution

*Flexible working hours


*Opportunity for permanent position (depending on person)

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