Cost Accountant

Recruiter
Escape
Location
Hamilton
Salary
£35000 - £45000/annum
Posted
20 May 2017
Closes
19 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Escape's client is seeking an experienced Cost Accountant to join their team to take control of the maintenance and continuous development of the standard costing system. As the Cost Specialist within the Management Accounting team, your duties will include:

* Partnering between finance, supply chain and operations to ensure acurracy of dataMaintenance of costing system ensuring new product prices are updated and acurate
* Monthly inventory valuation and provisions
* Ensure that relevant Manufacturing orders are closed correctly and any variances investigated
* Maintenance of Bill of Materials
* Production of monthly Sales and Margin report
* Costing analysis including Standard costs; Labour rate and Overhead absorption rate

Candidate Requirements:

* Strong track record in management/cost accounting with ability to demonstrate understanding of product costing
* Previous manufacturing experience essential
* Strong excel skills
* Experience of working with ERP systems

Please send CV confirming salary requirements, notice period and availability to interview