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Cost Accountant

Job Title: Cost Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Andover
Industry:
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-24 00:00:00
Reference: 096111243
Contact Name: Jodie Mitchell
Contact Email: jmitchell@sheridanmaine.com
Job Published: June 07, 2019 13:30

Job Description

Sheridan Maine is working in partnership with an international manufacturing company based in North Hampshire who is currently recruiting for an experienced Cost Accountant to join their small UK based office.

Reporting to the Finance Director, the position requires an individual who has prior experience of working within a manufacturing environment.

Responsibilities will include:

• Maintain standard costs such as labour, materials, overheads and inventory
• Support month end activities i.e. balance sheet reconciliations, stock reconciliations, journals
• Provide detailed variance analysis and commentary on materials, output and costs
• Profit margin analysis
• Provision of financial reports to management such as inventory and price variances
• Monitor and analyse the standard cost system

The suitable candidate will have knowledge of standard costs and have undertaken a similar role within a manufacturing business. Strong Excel skills are required as well as experience of working with ERP systems. The ability to communicate effectively at all levels across the business is paramount.

The company will offer a competitive salary as well as holidays, pension and amenable working hours. Car parking is available.

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