Cost Accountant

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-24

Altum Consulting are supporting one of our most prestigious clients, a US owned technology manufacturing company who are looking to recruit a Cost Accountant to join their EMEA Head quarters based in Amsterdam. 

 

As a Cost Accountant, you will be working within the EMEA financial accounting team and have responsibility of managing the inventory to cost cycle. 

Reporting to the Manager Cost Accounting you will also be responsible for:-

  • Month-end close activities including monthly cycle reviews of inventory fluctuations, gross margins and unit costs 
  • Monitoring local costs of goods sold 
  • Working with business teams to validate inventory and counts 
  • Implementing and monitoring controls 
  • Supporting audit process 
  • Working closely with the teams in The Netherlands and Germany 
  • Providing various analytical reports for variances, purchase price variances, standard costs and working order variances 
 
Education and Experience Requirements:-
  • Educated with a Bachelors degree in accounting or similar area
  • Ideally Big 4 background 
  • Minimum of 3 years work experience in an accounting position 
  • Exposure to Inventory accounting 
  • Strong analytical skills 
  • Highly proficient user of Excel, BI tools and ideally Microsoft Dynamics 
  • Fluency in the English language is essential 
 
This is an excellent opportunity to join a very sought after and successful business within an international and driven finance team.
 
To apply, please send an updated CV to;- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl