We are looking for a Cost Accountant to join our accounting department. You’ll be responsible for performing cost analyses and preparing budget reports.
You should possess excellent analytical skills along with the ability to combine different data and calculate profit margins.
Our ideal candidate should also be able to create detailed reports that present cost-effective solutions for our company.
Ultimately, you should build updated databases and manage cost information to maximize profitability for our company.
Collect cost information and maintain an expenses database
Construct data accumulation systems
Determine fixed costs
Plan and record variable costs
Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
Prepare budgeting reports
Analyze and report profit margins
Prepare (monthly, quarterly and annual) cost forecasts
Assisting in month-end and year-end closing
Identify and recommend cost-effective solutions
Proven work experience as a Cost Accountant, Cost Analyst, Accountant or similar role
Thorough knowledge of accounting procedures
Experience with accounting software
Excellent analytical skills with an attention to detail
Strong time management skills
Integrity, with an ability to handle confidential information
GBP 39000 to 44000 per year