In this role, the selected candidate will be involved in coordination and consolidation of annual budgets; preparation of various reports and analyses for review by Senior management, and presentation to Board.
The cost accountant is responsible for managing the month end cost rolls, participating in the month end close process as well as interpretation of operational reporting, monitoring of actual results, forecasting, planning and analysis. The role also assists the Controller with developing the annual plant budget, capital spending proposals and new product costing.
Perform the daily activities required to perform cost accounting, with particular emphasis upon standard cost environment. Perform standard cost changeover of material, work in process and finished goods semi - annually.
Provide support to management in executing the responsibilities of the Accounting/Finance Department through assuming financial/accounting responsibility for assigned business unit(s) by carrying out daily, weekly, monthly, annual tasks.