Cost Accountant - FMCG

Cost Accountant - FMCG

  • Location:

    TP, Ireland

  • Sector:

    IT, Operations and Sales

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  • Contact:

    Simona Morelli

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Contact phone:

    0164 985 37

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Cost Accountant - FMCG

Self-starter, motivated, career-driven and a great communicator who is looking to move their next big step in their career. A qualified accountant with 4 to 5 years of working experience in a face-paced and changing environment with strong cost systems experience who is looking for greater career progression opportunities.

Have you just jumped on your seat because this description exactly describes your situation? If so, I have the perfect opportunity for you!

My client, a successful Food Manufacturing company operating internationally, is looking for a Cost Accountant to join their Finance Team in County Tipperary.

You will have the opportunity to be part of an experienced and talented team, reporting directly into the Financial Controller.

This role will allow you to be in touch with many different people by working across various departments to minimize financial waste, maximize profitability and deliver strategic business objectives!
What are you waiting for? Get in touch with me today!

Key Responsibilities:
  • Investigate variances in the gross margin including detailed product margin and manufacturing line profitability analysis
  • Analyse actual manufacturing costs and prepare weekly reports comparing standard costs to actual
  • Produce various management reports
  • Review and maintenance of standard costing, BOMs and related costing processes
  • Preparation of costing analysis for new products and business proposals
  • Financial control of inventory including accounting, valuation and obsolescence management
  • Support the preparation of budgets including the development of robust forecast and budget models
  • Support production managers in understanding product costs and driving improvement in product margins
  • Support the project management office with financial analysis
  • CIMA / ACCA / ACA with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience in a similar finance role
  • Strong cost systems experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience of integrated ERP and Lean Systems advantageous

The Next Step for you:

Interested in this role? Please send your CV to SIMONA MORELLI at Next Generation Recruitment by clicking on the Apply button!

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