Cost Accountant

Job Title: Cost Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancaster, Lancashire
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Reference: 3662886_1567009633
Contact Name: Tanya Parry
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 28, 2019 17:27

Job Description

An industry business near Lancaster are recruiting for a CIMA Qualified / Cost Accountant

Your new company

Your new company are a well known Manufacturing business who are looking for an experienced Cost Accountant to join their friendly and experienced finance team on a full time and permanent basis - reporting directly into the Head of Finance.

Your new role

Your new role is a dynamic and varied position that would suit an ambitious qualified Accountant or QBE Accountant seeking a new opportunity local to Lancaster. With the commercial slant attached to the role, this position would suit an Accountant who enjoys being hands on and enjoys building effective working relationships.

Responsibilities include cost variance analysis, producing productivity reports, margin analysis, and reporting on projects as required, KPI reporting, as well analysing differences between actual and standard cost.This role will also involve sales reporting and working directly with the department to effectively support them in decision making and strategic planning. This role also offers exposure to the MD and project work as required and in line with the businesses growth and development.

What you'll need to succeed

You will ideally be CIMA Qualified with a strong background in Management Accounting and Cost Accounting or Qualified by experience with a strong understanding of Manufacturing and Production environments. This role would also suit a Part Qualified Accountant who has amassed experience in a similar role / industry and is ambitious to learn and develop.

What you'll get in return

You will receive a competitive salary and benefits package based on experience and qualifications, as well as free on site parking and have direct exposure to senior managers within the business who have a commitment to ensuring staff development. This is a role with prospects and so would suit a newly Qualified Accountant who wants to make their mark and support a successful business in driving forward.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Tanya Parry, or call us now on 01524 532 330.

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