Operational Costs Analyst (12 Month Contract)

Employer
Kameo Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Apr 07, 2021
Closes
Apr 09, 2021
Ref
2103700009
Job Role
Other
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Newly qualified, Qualified

Kameo Recruitment is recruiting for an Operational Costs Analyst to join our successful and highly reputable client, who is well established within their industry. This is for a period of 12 months and will see you joining their superb company culture. This is a newly created position, where you will support the Operations team in driving to improve UK gross margin. You will report into the Operations Manager and need to be confident in sharing your findings with other senior managers.

Our client is not set on having someone with a financial background, but someone who can work comfortably with numbers, use Excel, communicate effectively at all levels, and has a keen interest in the financial/reporting side of business is a must. This position would suit someone who has strong attention to detail, can use their initiative and is a team player. If this is you, please continue reading for further details:

Duties & Responsibilities of the Operational Costs Analyst:

  • Check the accuracy and amend where necessary all Operational Costs on the system
  • Where possible, use the supplier tariffs to determine costs and verify their accuracy with the supplier in question - identify where tariffs are deficient or out of date and escalate to Supplier Management.
  • Where a supplier tariff is not available - acquire the complete costs from the supplier and ensure these are added to the charges page.
  • Whether costs from an agent are tariff based or ad hoc - gain a documented verification from the supplier in each case that costs are accurate when the consignment is ordered.
  • Check agent invoices when received above and query any discrepancies - sign off all accurate invoices.
  • Auditing of invoices received from overseas agents to identify Customs Duty & Vat and Storage charges; such they can be passed on / billed to the relevant customer.
  • Investigating all 'Unallocated Costs' invoices and pushing back to suppliers
  • Checking Inter-Company Billing is correct
  • Record and monitor the result of all discrepancy investigations, identify trends and highlight to Management Team.
  • Scrutinise reports regarding supplier issues and issue claim letters where required to seek discount.

OPPORTUNITIES LIKE THIS ARE RARE. DO NOT MISS OUT!

If you are interested in finding out more about this position, please submit your CV.

Kameo Recruitment is an independent agency, which specialises in permanent and fixed term positions within the Sales, Marketing, HR and Commercial/Office sectors. We recruit across East Anglia, but specifically focus on Cambridgeshire and the surrounds.

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