Cost Accountant

Michael Page Finance
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Closing date
Nov 8, 2021

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Cost Accountant
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Job Details

Fantastic opportunity to join a collaborative finance team in Leeds as Cost Accountant, working for a fast-paced and forward-thinking global business.

Client Details

My client are a global business, who are market leaders in their field. They have a manufacturing site in Leeds, with a successful finance team who work closely with the operational team on site, as well as the wider business internationally.


As Cost Accountant, your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Preparation, analysis and presentation of monthly job cost reports
  • Involved in preparation of annual budget and support schedules
  • Involved in preparation of monthly, annualised forecasting reports
  • Liaison with Finance Manager to ensure coordinated timely information
  • Inventory management
  • Variance analysis
  • Ad hoc support to wider finance team


  • Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA)
  • Manufacturing experience (desirable)
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Able to operate confidently and accurately under challenging deadlines
  • Can communicate confidently with non-finance stakeholders at all levels
  • Adaptable and enthusiastic team player

Job Offer

In return, the client is offering a competitive salary c£40-45k, dependent on experience, plus wider package. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a truly collaborative and friendly team in a dynamic global business.


Michael Page specialises in the permanent, temporary and interim recruitment of qualified accountants. In fact, our organisation was founded to provide selection and recruitment services for accounting professionals and has been a market leader in this field for more than 35 years.

We have earned the trust of clients in industry and commerce, the banking and financial services markets and the public and not-for-profit sector. We also have an exemplary track record of completing assignments for everyone from small, boutique practices to the Big Four firms.

Many of our consultants have a background in accounting and finance – that’s real, grass roots expertise at your disposal. Combine that with the global reach you get from a company that has over 155 offices in 36 countries and you’re looking at a pretty formidable package. We are confident no other consultancy is better qualified to help you make that crucial, next step in your career.

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