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Site Accountant - Goulburn

Advertiser: Michael PageMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
25 Sept 2019
Location
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Accounting, Cost Accounting
Accounting & Finance

Site Accountant - Goulburn

The Site Accountant is part of the finance team and is accountable for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities. The cost accountant must also construct and monitor those cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management.

Client Details

One of Australia’s largest and most successful independent brewers. Home to the largest number of craft beers in Australia.

Description

The Site Accountant is part of the finance team and is accountable for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities. The cost accountant must also construct and monitor those cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management. It is essential for this role to have cost accounting experience & the ability to work autonomously with minimal guidance. The successful candidate will have impeccable communication skills and be comfortable dealing with & across all stratum of the organization. This is a hands-on, stand-alone role with dual reporting lines to both Operations in Goulburn and Finance at Head Office in Marrickville.


The responsibilities of this role include:

• Construct data accumulation systems for a cost accounting system
• Create and review the controls needed for data accumulation and reporting systems
• Investigate cycle counting variances and resolve issues
• Update standard costs in the bill of materials
• Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
• Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close
• Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles
• Conduct ongoing process constraint analyses
• Report on breakeven points by products, work centers, and factories
• Report on margins by product and division
• Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances
• Analyze capital budgeting requests
• Perform cost accumulation tasks as a member of the target costing group and also provide advice and guidance to the Financial Controller/ CFO on the Group’s financial position, cost accounting structures and strategy.

 

 

 

Profile

  • CA/ CPA qualified

  • Financial Accounting experience garnered in a costing/ manufacturing environment

  • Clear communicator with strong personality to influence

 

 

 

Job Offer

Work with innovative and high-quality products and be a part of one of the fastest growing businesses in Australia

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Fernando on +612 8292 2000

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The Site Accountant is part of the finance team and is accountable for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities. The cost accountant must also construct and monitor those cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management.

Client Details

One of Australia’s largest and most successful independent brewers. Home to the largest number of craft beers in Australia.

Description

The Site Accountant is part of the finance team and is accountable for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, and tracing costs back to underlying activities. The cost accountant must also construct and monitor those cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management. It is essential for this role to have cost accounting experience & the ability to work autonomously with minimal guidance. The successful candidate will have impeccable communication skills and be comfortable dealing with & across all stratum of the organization. This is a hands-on, stand-alone role with dual reporting lines to both Operations in Goulburn and Finance at Head Office in Marrickville.


The responsibilities of this role include:

• Construct data accumulation systems for a cost accounting system
• Create and review the controls needed for data accumulation and reporting systems
• Investigate cycle counting variances and resolve issues
• Update standard costs in the bill of materials
• Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
• Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close
• Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles
• Conduct ongoing process constraint analyses
• Report on breakeven points by products, work centers, and factories
• Report on margins by product and division
• Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances
• Analyze capital budgeting requests
• Perform cost accumulation tasks as a member of the target costing group and also provide advice and guidance to the Financial Controller/ CFO on the Group’s financial position, cost accounting structures and strategy.

 

 

 

Profile

  • CA/ CPA qualified

  • Financial Accounting experience garnered in a costing/ manufacturing environment

  • Clear communicator with strong personality to influence

 

 

 

Job Offer

Work with innovative and high-quality products and be a part of one of the fastest growing businesses in Australia

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Fernando on +612 8292 2000

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