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Cost Accountant

Ref: 76518

  • 55,000-75,000
  • 12 May 2022
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Cost Accountant -Remote/Hybrid

About the Company

A highly regarded and well-known global materials manufacturer and product solutions provider is looking to hire a Cost Accountant for their new Centre of Excellance to be based in Dublin 2.. This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly dynamic and innovative global organisation with an amazing culture and exciting growth plans for Dublin. Excellent career progression. 

About the Position

As the Cost Accountant you will be  responsible for partnering with key operational & finance personnel, analyzing manufacturing cost information, executing cost accounting month end close activities, and preparing management reports for an entire business or manufacturing area within a business

Key Responsibilities

  • Execute critical month-end close assignments, such as recording timely cost accounting transactions; preparing supporting schedules and account reconciliations; and ensuring reserves adequately reflected in the period
  • Prepare management reports focused on production, inventory, variance analyses, and plant operations.
  • Prepare accurate and timely Intercompany and third-party billings for certain site services performed
  • Manage and monitor cost data, including master data, for accuracy and proper linkage to management reporting, legal entity analysis and corporate reporting requirements
  • Ensure accurate financial reporting 
  • Provide local input requirements into global work process designs and ensure work processes are documented and kept up to date
  • Perform SOX-related requirements timely.  
  • Participate in and/or lead special (ad hoc) projects, as needed, including supporting the implementation of S/4


  • Experience with SAP is a disinct advantage
  • Previous Cost Accounting experience essenctial
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to engage various levels of management
  • Accountancy qualification prefered -CIMA,ACA,ACCA,CP
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, time management and organizational skills
  • Manufacturing/GBS experience desireable

To discuss this role further or other accountancy jobs please contact Jean O'Donovan on 01 5927846 or by email or click the apply button

Competitive salary and benefits on offer

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