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Cost Accountant

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    Chantelle Mifsud

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Chantelle Mifsud

  • Skills tags:

    ACCA , Accountancy

A well-established retail company is currently seeking to recruit a cost accountant who shall be taking over responsibility for stock /cost control and variance analysis as well as support with process improvements.


Job Duties

  • Prepare and maintain a cost accounting framework
  • Review, investigate and explain cost budget variances on a monthly basis
  • Analysis of the monthly cost of goods and cost of labour in management accounts
  • Manage an independent stock-take team involved in daily inventory counts
  • Analysis of stock variances
  • Perform ad-hoc financial analysis as needed to support business
  • Identify and recommend cost-effective solutions
  • Preparation of financial presentations for senior management and board meetings.


Job Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or equivalent
  • 3+ Years of Accounting Experience, preferably in Retail
  • Strong attention to details, analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office: Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point.
  • Experience with visualization and analytical tools (Microsoft BI)
  • Work with ethics and integrity
  • Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision