Commercial Cost Accountant (Manufacturing)

Job Description

Commercial Cost Accountant (Manufacturing)

VANRATH are delighted to be working in partnership with a global manufacturing organisation to recruit a Commercial Cost Accountant to join the growing finance team based in Dungannon. Reporting to the Financial Controller the Commercial Cost Accountant will be responsible for site P&L and Balance Sheet.

What's in it for you?

  • £45000-£50000 + market leading benefits package
  • 10% bonus
  • Progression opportunities
  • Flexible/hybrid working.

About you

  • Previous experience working within Cost Accountancy of a Manufacturing Environment.
  • Strong systems knowledge and proficient in Excel spreadsheets and Microsoft word.
  • Experience of working with Oracle would also be desirable though not essential.
  • The ability to work to prioritise and thrive under pressure in a fast-moving business meeting tight deadline.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • You must also be able to demonstrate that you are a result focused individual with the energy and drive to make it happen.
  • A third level education, ideally in an Accounts capacity CIMA/ACCA/ACA, is desirable.

What you'll do

  • Evaluate existing machine costings - materials, labour and overhead setting of annual standard costs.
  • Review of machine margins.
  • Review and the management of the NPPD process for new machines costings.
  • Prepare costing information to assist with budgeting and forecasting.
  • Management of inventories - obsolete inventory, cycle counts approvals, cycle stats and audits.
  • Month end inventory org close and provision of information to assist in the financial monthly close cycle.
  • Monthly financial spend and absorption trackers for management review.
  • Identify and execute cost reduction opportunities in the business.
  • Prepare analysis of direct labour efficiencies monthly and quarterly.
  • Assist the Financial Controller to prepare all site scorecards and Managements packs.
  • Provision of information to managers in an easily understood format.
  • Maintain procedure documents and SOX testing to ensure BU maintains SOX score of 90%+.

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