Assistant Cost Accountant

Job details

Location: NSW - Sydney
Reference: Ad-39911
Posted: 6 days ago

Job description

We are currently recruiting a dynamic Assistant Cost Accountant for a well-established global FMCG manufacturer. This role is cost focused and provides a great opportunity for an analytical minded Assistant Accountant with experience around inventory, variance analysis and well-rounded understanding of cost principles looking for a step up.

Responsibilities for the role will include:

  • Complete weekly and monthly reconciliation, resolving any stock on hand variances
  • Review standard vs. actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Weekly P&L reporting and variance analysis (against budget & forecast)
  • New product costings as requested in a timely manner
  • Variance analysis including commentary and production lines
  • Reconcile weekly sales figures, issue and upload weekly sales report
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Backup & Support other Finance departments as required

Requirements for the role will include:

  • Intermediate-Advanced Excel skills and solid ERP system experience
  • Full Working Rights
  • Strong communication skills and stakeholder management

This opportunity will suit a candidate with a minimum 3 years’ experience in diverse Assistant Accounting role, ideally from a FMCG/Manufacturing background. My client is the leading manufacturer in their sector of the food & beverage space, and can offer great career progression and study support.

Salary on offer is $65,000 - $70,000 + Superannuation. This is a permanent full-time role.

If you are interested in this position and feel you meet the criteria, then please send your CV to or click on the link attached to this advert.