Salary:

£200.00 - £250.00 / day

Location:

Abingdon

Date posted:

6th June 2019

Employment type:

Temporary

Job reference:

06490-0011020678

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Robert Half are currently working with a well know manufacturing business based in the Abingdon area that are looking for an experienced cost accountant to join them for a period of 6 months whilst they go through a transformation project

Profile

The Cost Accountant will have responsibility for:

Maintaining, reviewing and analysing the standard costs of production. Assisting with the preparation of the standard cost budget and calculation of overhead absorption rates.

Providing analysis of cost and manufacturing variances, working closely with the operations team to ensure issues are understood and appropriate, timely action taken.

Working with the manufacturing team to ensure inventory records are accurately maintained, including monitoring of cycle counts and cycle count adjustments.

Playing a key role in the annual full inventory count, ensuring count variances are investigated and understood.

Evaluating inventory provisions, ensuring adequate provisions are maintained in the accounts and are in line with Group policy. Working with the operations team to ensure that slow moving inventory lines are addressed.

Supporting the manufacturing team in evaluating inventory reduction initiatives.

Managing the month end close for inventory, ensuring appropriate journals are booked and maintaining balance sheet reconciliations in line with Corporate requirements and timetable

Salary & Benefits

£200 to £250 per day

3 to 6 month role

Possible for extension or taking on different projects

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice



Swindon

Suite B, Ground Flr,
The Stella Building,
Whitehill Way, Swindon
SN5 6NX
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01793 571900
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