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DATE ADDED: Tue 08/01/2019

Cost Accountant

Warrington, Cheshire, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent

This business is an international highly successful and growing organisation with a strong market presence and long term contracts with key UK suppliers.

They are a specialist in their chosen field and there success has been confirmed by the opening of multiple locations in the UK over the last several years.

Joining the team in their Warrington location the Cost Accountant opportunity is a fantastic role to work in liaison with the senior level management team.

Client Details

My client is a stalwart in their chosen industry, they have been established over 40 years and has expanded in to the UK market with great success.

With more than 15000 worldwide and a revenue stream in excess of £3bn now is the perfect time for an ambitious Cost Accountant to gain industry experience with an Amazing company based in Warrington.


This Cost Accountant will be expected to fulfil the following duties;

*Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labour.

*Full analysis of multiple income streams with in depth analysis of contracts and profit reporting's

*A high involvement (sometimes full management) of bids and tenders across the UK

*Full interpretation of month and year end accounts

*Budget and forecasting

*Month meetings to report on variance to budget

*Finance project management

*Manage a new accountancy system implementation

*Work with high volumes of data using excel and interpret this for director level reporting


The Cost Accountant role will require the following skills;

*Active studies within CIMA / ACCA / ACA

*Experience in building a cost model

*Advanced excel skills, VBA, VLOOKUPs, Pivots, IF Analysis - advanced data manipulation ability

*Full month and year end experience, ideally within a FMCG, Manufacturing, engineering type environment

*Confident personality to influence decisions and implement processes

*Happy to work within a fast pace environment and take on new challenging financial projects

Job Offer

The successful cost accountant will receive;

*Generous salary £25000 - £30000 (DOE)

*Full study support with your current qualification inclusive of additional leave during exam periods

*25 days holiday + bank holidays

*Pension contribution

*Flexible working hours

*Health care

Role: Cost Accountant
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Warrington, Cheshire, Cheshire, Cheshire

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