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Cost Accountant / Management Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Closing date
8 Dec 2021

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Full Time
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Cost Accountant / Management Accountant job in Durham - 12 month contract job

Your new company
This well recognised, highly respected organisation have a need for an immediately available Cost Accountant / Management Accountant to join them on a 12 month fixed term contract basis.

Your new role
Month-end close for location including ownership of various accrual postings.
Product costing. Standard cost maintenance, Manufacturing variance analysis
To provide a professional daily, weekly and month end reporting service to both internal and external customers.
Overhead cost analysis.
Understanding and ownership of financial statements and reconciliations.
Working capital management: Fixed assets and inventory.
Inventory management and controls
To ensure location assets are safeguarded and have adequate processes in place to support financial reporting.
To ensure all internal controls including SOX are in place, that they are maintained and updated as necessary to meet company requirements, and to actively participate in internal audit processes.
To ensure company policies and procedures are implemented.
Calculating tax, Intrastat returns and yearend tax packs.
Business partner with market focussed teams to add commercial insight and value.
To provide information to the Location Controller to ensure effective financial planning, budgeting and
To actively pursue continuous improvement of the function by embracing the High performance team work culture.
To help provide support to the Leadership Team to drive forward strategy.
Deputise for the Location Controller in their absence

What you'll need to succeed
A finance qualification or part qualified working towards completion
Previous experience of standard cost accounting within a manufacturing environment
Strong working knowledge of IT systems used by finance. JD Edwards, SAP Finance, and EXCEL.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills which allow the job holder to influence and persuade at all levels of the business.

Knowledge and understanding of US GAAP, Sarbanes Oxley and international reporting standards.
Previous experience of auditing processes and financials.

What you'll get in return

An attractive salary and benefits package is offered along with an immediate start.

What you need to do now

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