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Cost Analyst

Job Title: Cost Analyst
Location: Galway
REF: 90024
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Dore
Telephone: 0860449371

Cost Analyst
Our client, a manufacturing company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Cost Analyst for their site on a contract basis.

What will I be doing
  • Maintain the monthly/daily update of Standard costs and item maintenance within the Oracle R12 costing and inventory modules in line with policy to ensure transactions reflect the correct financial results.
  • Support daily operations by inputting costs within the NCA database for "No Charge Authorisation". Weekly management of pay-slips and cheques for hourly staff. Physically reviewing Finished Goods (FG) inventory monthly and annually to ensure there are no discrepancies.
  • Approve Cycle count adjustments in Oracle R12 and write off of scrap material as required.
  • Present performance on labour productivity with a weekly Hours per Unit (HPU) report.
  • Monthly preparation and analysis of Direct, Indirect, R&D and Admin cost center performance reports.
  • Supporting the financial month end close and associated reconciliations with sub ledgers/sub systems.
  • Posting Expense PO accrual and preparing a detailed GL Drilldown report. Analysing variances as required.
  • Preparation of the Monthly Margins Report.
  • Submission of statistical returns and input of HTS codes in Oracle R12 for new part numbers or changes.
  • Providing costed Bills of Materials to support various projects
  • Ensure compliance in duties completed and keep documentation up to date.
  • Test processes periodically for Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) compliance.
  • Engage with the wider finance and operations teams to support activities with analysis and reports as requested.

What do I need
  • Recently or Part Qualified accounting qualification
  • A willingness to learn and develop whilst being able to work on own initiative
  • Knowledge of Oracle and advanced Excel would be an advantage.
  • Customer Focus with attention to detail.
  • Flexibility to work seamlessly within the finance team and with other functions

For further information on this Cost Analyst role in Galway please contact Jenny Dore on 0860449371 /
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