Cost and Manufacturing Accountant

Croydon, London
Competitive + benefits
14 Jul 2021
08 Sep 2021
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Contract Type
Full Time

Cost and Manufacturing Accountant

Zotefoams are currently looking for a Cost and Manufacturing Accountant. The purpose of the role is to support the manufacturing team in improving operational efficiency and cost control. This is an exciting opportunity to become the subject matter expert based in the headquarters of a fast-growing manufacturing company.

Cost and Manufacturing Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Provide financial support to the manufacturing team for decision making, quantifying the financial impact of alternative production options, capital investment decisions and possible product rationalisation.
  • Support the manufacturing team in designing and producing monthly cost reports.
  • Management of the financial element of the stock system, including stock valuation, monitoring stock usage, calculation of stock provisions and financial management of stocktakes.

Cost and Manufacturing Accountant Requirements:

  • 3 -5 years’ experience in manufacturing, ideally as a cost accountant or cost controller.
  • Excellent knowledge of cost accounting, investment appraisal, budgeting, and forecasting.
  • Advanced Excel skills, experience with integrated ERP/MRP systems. Exposure to Microsoft AX is desirable.

About Zotefoams:

Zotefoams plc is committed to delivering optimal material solutions for the benefit of society. We are an award-winning global supplier of advanced foams that save weight and fuel in cars, trains and aircraft, save energy by insulating, and provide protection for people and goods. Our unique manufacturing process – invented over 100 years ago – creates a real competitive advantage, producing materials that are purer, lighter and more durable than alternatives, and making Zotefoams the supplier of choice to many global brands. With our third global foam manufacturing plant now in production and the launch of a game-changing development in consumer packaging, there has never been a more exciting time to be part of the Zotefoams team.

Location: Croydon, London, CR9 3AL. (commutable from Wimbledon, Tooting, Sutton, Crawley, Epsom, Bromley and surrounding areas)

Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Flexi Friday, cycle to work scheme, pension and life insurance.

You may have experience of the following: Cost Accountant, Accountant, Junior Accountant, ACCA, CIMA, Cost and Manufacturing Accountant, etc.