Cost Accountant


Salary:

GBP45000 - 55000 / annum

Location:

Bedford

Date Posted:

1st February 2018

Employment Type:

Permanent

Job Reference:

469904-UKen

Staffing Area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

The Role


Robert Half Finance & Accounting are recruiting a Cost Accountant for an Engineering Business based in Bedford.


The Role

Robert Half Finance & Accounting are recruiting a Cost Accountant for an Engineering Business based in Bedford.

In the position of Accountant Bedford you will responsible for providing both financial and commercial support to senior directors in line with company guidelines. Key core duties to include:

To provide analysis of customer, product profitability and business profitability

To monitor and drive inventory

To provide financial and commercial support and guidance to the customer bid process.

To report key financial data to both UK and USA stakeholders

To ensure costing systems and standard costs are accurate and up to date, (labour, materials and overheads)

To fully understand and support financial systems.

To provide financial support for Strategic plans, Budgets and Forecasts

To provide detailed analysis and support for R&D and Engineering costs

Continuous Improvement - To contribute to formal and informal processes to improve the business and its performance.

Your Profile

The successful candidate will need to be either a Qualified ACCA/ CIMA/ACA or Qualified by experience

Manufacturing background and working knowledge around Standard Costing

Financial modelling and manipulating large volumes of data

Strong communication skills liaising with both internal/external stake holders

The Company

SME Engineering business based in Bedford looking to improve on internal controls and reporting. Excellent opportunity for an individual to take control around the processes and make a difference.

Salary & Benefits

£40,000 to £45,000 plus benefits (Early finish on Fridays)

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-statement



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