Costing Accountant

  • Job Reference: SH140521
  • Date Posted: 25 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Castlefield Recruitment
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: NHS Specialists – NMNC Suppliers
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Samuel Hitchenor
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0113 212 4612

Job Description


Castlefield Recruitment are currently working with a client in Newcastle to recruit a Costing Accountant to join their team on a Permanent basis.

Duties for the role include:

  • Management of the budget and forecasting process and produce flash reporting to support the business
  • Monitor business KPI's and work closely with the management accounting department to identify month end adjustments
  • Provide detailed analysis around manufacturing and warehouse costs
  • Analysis of variance to standard product and manufacturing costs
  • Provide support to the business to help understand the cost initiatives
  • Display financial information to non-financial stakeholders

Previous experience working as a Cost Accountant within housing is desirible for this role.

Other requirements for the role include:

  • CIMA Qualification
  • Strong user of Excel
  • Experience working with non-finance teams
  • Using your initiative to offer and develop new processes