cost accountant in New Zealand

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contact
toby hone, randstad
job type
permanent
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job details

posted
location
new zealand
specialism
accounting
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
experience
3 years
reference number
90M0387308_1559187328
contact
toby hone, randstad
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job description

Our national manufacturing client is looking for an experienced Cost Accountant who has previous experience with the following duties:

  • 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

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Accounting, Accountant, Cost Accountant, Cost Accounting, Account

responsibilities

Experience in the manufacturing industry is essential.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree