Cost Accountant

Coventry Chemicals Ltd
Bermuda Park
£33,000 per annum
27 Jul 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced and qualified/part qualified Cost Accountant to join our manufacturing business on a permanent basis which is based in Coventry, West Midlands.

Our Company manufacture and supply cleaning liquids, powders and tablets products to suit all professional, retail and export cleaning and hygiene requirements with a commitment to quality and customer service.

Having experienced extensive growth and with ambitious plans for the future, we now require a talented and experienced Cost Accountant to join our Finance Team.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Compiling weekly and monthly margin reports, analyse and report on variances monthly

  • Price variance analysis

  • Transport reconciliation and analysis

  • Calculate and compile schedule of customer rebates and maintain year to date position

  • Review bills of material monthly for accuracy

  • Support sales team in adhoc requests

  • Ability to handle large amounts of data, transfer, compile and report

    The ideal Candidate will:

  • Ideally hold an appropriate professional accounting qualification (CIMA, ACCA etc)

  • Have Microsoft Excel skills up to an advanced level (pivot tables, vlookups & macros)

  • Have previously worked within a Manufacturing background

  • Solid experience of working to strict deadlines

  • Practical experience of standard costing

  • SAP experience ideally preferred

  • Ability to work to strict deadlines

Should you be interested in this role please submit your CV with a covering letter.

No agencies please.