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Qualified by Experience Cost Accountant - Hybrid Working

Job Description

Have you experience in Cost Accounting? Would you like to take full ownership of operations for a fantastic Manufacturing business

Salary/ Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25+8 Holidays
  • 5% Employer pension
  • App for retailer discount
  • Online GP for all staff
  • Free online parking
  • Huge career progression & development opportunities to Manager level
  • Mentoring programme with huge support network


VANRATH are pleased to be recruiting for a Cost Accountant on behalf of a global manufacturing organisation who are market leaders in their field .An exciting opportunity to really own the operations of this business. Reporting directly to the Finance Manager you will be working on improving the efficiency of the business and evaluating costs to improve commercial performance.

The Ideal Person

Essential Criteria;

  • Qualified by experience
  • Experience in Manufacturing or Cost Accounting experience
  • Excel skills
  • Ability to meet challenging deadlines and prioritise work

Desirable Criteria;

  • Financial analysis ( manufacturing )
  • SAP or ERP systems
  • FMCG, Multinational or Costing experience


  • Oversee costings, using efficiency analysis to evaluate cost of materials
  • Identify and promote areas of cost improvements
  • Reduce cost reduction plans with operations team
  • Prepare finance KPI information for Finance Manager
  • Assist in preparing annual budget
  • Track performance vs Budget and Forecast, identify areas for improvement
  • Deputise for Finance Manager at meetings
  • Prepare weekly and monthly Revenue and Costs Financial Analysis
  • Prepare weekly KPI for review

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Accountancy job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Adrian Harrison in the strictest confidence.