Operations Analyst/ Senior Cost Accountant

Alexander James

Seeking a Senior Cost Accountant with manufacturing/ FMCG experience for company based in Southern outskirts of Auckland/ Waikato

  • Newly created opportunity
  • Southern outskirts of Auckland/ Waikato border
  • Strong Cost accounting and analysis experience required
The Company:

Our client is an international manufacturer who are based in the Southern outskirts of Auckland. This role would ideally suit someone who is based in far South Auckland/ surrounding the Waikato border.

The Role:

This role primarily exists to provide insight and reporting on the performance of operations and manufacturing costs for forecasting and actual performance analysis. A focus on ongoing improvement through automation and customer service is key.

Key Responsibilities include:
  • Support the operations managers and supervisors for NZPI with insightful reporting and analysis
  • Present financials at BRM meetings and plant performance meetings
  • Cost engine, Standard cost and Activity based costing owner
  • Cost review meetings and cost reporting including conducting reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities
  • Month end, forecast and budget analysis and review for Operations
  • Support process improvement within the plant
  • Conduct inventory analysis and generate reports
  • Creditors forecasting and budgeting
Key Skills & Requirements:
  • Tertiary qualified in Commerce or Business with CA/ CPA qualification
  • Operations analysis and costing experience in manufacturing environment of at least 5-10 years
  • Reporting and automation tools skills
  • Knowledge in implementing costing systems and processes including activity based costing
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong presentation and collaboration skills
  • Digital tool experience
  • Understanding of key manufacturing cost drivers
  • Understanding of data integrity and management
  Apply:

If this sounds like your next role, submit your application below. Alternatively contact Bonita Wright on 021 877 553 or Casey O'Shea on 021 135 4032.