Costings Accountant

Leeds, West Yorkshire
up to £60K
16 Feb 2021
16 Mar 2021
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Leeds based client looking to appoint a strong costings/commercial accountant. Following investment and funding and new senior management this is an exciting time to join this evolving business.

Looking to appoint an experienced accountant with a extensive background in costings  -  this role has huge exposure across the business and works closely with finance and the Commercial Director

Key responsibilities:

  • Business partner Commercial and other teams in the business - challenging and advising to add value
  • Costing experience - standard based costing expected costs v actual costs 
  • Provide detailed performance analysis, highlighting trends
  • Performance review including pricing / product changes, and promotional activity
  • Lead quarterly forecasting and annual budgeting process
  • Provide robust financial planning and analysis for the CFO
  • Producing models to project long term growth and determine the impacting business factors
  • Business partner wider business to improve financial awareness of non-finance teams


  • A qualified accountant  years 0-3 years PQE, a candidate with drive and ambition that understands the complexity of different revenue streams 
  • Ideally from an engineering/manufacturing background with costings experience
  • Private equity experience or aptitude
  • Advanced spreadsheet, business modelling capability
  • Excellent communicator able to convey though process.
  • Self-motivated
  • Project management experience (completer finisher with eye for detail)