Cost Analyst

Job Overview

Our client a well know and growing Galway organisation is currently seeking to hire a strong Cost Analyst / Accountant. This is a newly created position and will suit someone who is looking to make a mark with a company.

This role involves a number of different entities where you will be reporting to the CEO around costing/savings within the company and how to take advantage and grow as a result.

Responsibilities:
Assess the company's scale of preference to analyse the opportunity costs of given operations
Make analysis of collected information as well as keep records of their findings and results
Collect and analyse information to determine costs of business activities
Make an estimation of new and proposed costs of operations (across all areas)
Analyse and prepare reports periodically for the difference between actual operating costs and estimated costs
Maintain the documentation of data and any statistical arrangement in cost analysis
Identify possible opportunities for improving the efficiency of operations with the main aim of making profit
Assist in the preparation of the annual budget to make sure that standard costs for all productions are calculated in line with budget consideration
Development of weekly financial and non-financial KPIs
Advise the management in terms of financial issues
Provide the management board with reports on a weekly and monthly basis containing the factors that affect cost or profit of goods and services


Skills & Experience:
2 years + Cost Analysis experience
Part Qualified or Qualified Accountant
Strong communication and IT skills

If you match the skill set required and are interested in the role - please apply with your most recent CV to Bernadette Sisson for immediate consideration.

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