Cost Accountant Manchester, Greater Manchester The Company Our client is a leading provider of STEM solutions. They are currently looking for a Cost Accountant to join their dedicated team in Manchester.
The Benefits - Salary of £44,000 - £48,000 per annum DOE - Private health insurance - Pension If you are an experienced Cost Accountant from a manufacturing background, this is an excellent opportunity to progress your career with a well-established business.
Once you join the team, you will discover an inclusive culture where hard work is celebrated and rewarded. You will be supported to build upon your existing skill set and pursue your professional goals.
The Role As a Cost Accountant, you will maintain accurate standard costs and project costs in a plant that produces scientific products.
You will also prepare regular reporting and analysis to monitor business performance and track progress in line with agreed budgets and forecasts.
Additionally, you will : - Act as a business partner with senior leaders - Create in-depth analysis to understand and highlight business drivers - Support continuous improvement in the reporting process - Communicate key information, such as performance against budgets and forecasts, to finance and non-finance audiences About You To be considered as a Cost Accountant, you will need : - Cost accounting experience, gained in a manufacturing environment - To be an ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified accountant - Knowledge of accounting terms and concepts - Strong MS Excel skills - Excellent analytical and modelling skills - Strong communication, presentation and influencing skills, including the ability to communicate effectively to finance and non-finance stakeholders Ideally, you’ll have experience of working within a financial planning and analysis team.
Project accounting experience would also be an advantage, as would the confidence to deal with people at all levels of an organisation.
Other organisations may call this role Accountant, Qualified Accountant, Finance Business Partner, or Project Accountant.
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