Production / Cost Accountant
Temporary to Permanent Opportunity
£27,000 - £30,000 per annum
A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen in the Gwent area to work for an expanding manufacturing organisation. The role is being offered initially on a temporary or fixed term contract basis, with the view to going permanent for the successful candidate. Working and reporting into the Factory manager and working closely with the Financial Controller you will be required to deal a variety of planned and ad hoc projects within the group.
The role is varied and requires the successful candidate to liaise with both financial and non-financial managers on a regular basis in order to provide financial advice and guidance on the project costing and valuing side of the business in order to maximise profit delivery.
Key responsibilities include:
- Review of production run variances
- Analysis of labour costs
- Write off stock/raw materials
- Stock checking and valuation
- Product Costings
- Order processing
- Reviewing manufacturing data inputs
- Ad hoc tasks/projects as and when they arise
The role requires an experienced individual, someone who possesses relevant experience of working in a manufacturing, distribution or supply chain background. You must possess excellent all round communication skills, have the ability to work to tight deadlines and have had exposure to costing projects, a commercially minded individual is essential. The role is reactive and therefore requires an individual who can take the initiative, and liaise with strong characters throughout the business. You will be numerical in approach, possess excellent communication skills and be fully conversant in Microsoft Excel to Intermediate/advanced stage.
My client is seeking an immediate starter however, could wait for the successful candidate. Therefore if you are free for work, please contact the office for further information.
- Production / Cost Accountant