Would you like a career at KUDOS?

It is our team of like-minded, passionate individuals that continue to drive the business forward and generate new thinking whilst retaining the core values on which Kudos was founded.

We continue to seek new talent to join so if you would like to be a part of our team in the future please send us your CV and an accompanying letter to:

Human Resources
KUDOS Shower Products Ltd
Elmsfield Park
Holme Cumbria
LA6 1RJ
or email info@kudosshowers.co.uk

New Vacancy for May – Cost Accountant

We are currently seeking a Cost Accountant – Based in Holme, Cumbria

Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the General Managers and operational staff to ensure all products have accurate standard costs, manufacturing instructions and bills of material.
  • Calculation of costs for new products taking in to account raw material cost, machine time, labour costs and relevant overheads.
  • Update the costings of existing products to account for changes in currency exchange rates, staff pay, supplier prices, production methods etc.
  • Respond quickly to internal requests to provide new or updated costings.
  • Key involvement in the annual budgetary process, calculating the labour and overhead absorption rates to be used for the forthcoming year.
  • Responsible for completing month end stock valuations and the resultant accounting journals.
  • Co-ordinating month-end and year-end stocktakes.
  • Working closely with the external auditors to assist them with their work on the year end stock figures.
  • Ensuring the month-end GRNI accruals balance to purchase receipt reports.
  • Ad hoc reports and investigations.

In order to be considered for this role you must possess the following skills & Experience

  • A qualified finance professional with experience of cost accounting in a manufacturing environment.
  • A willingness to take a hands-on approach and get out on the shop floor to see how products are made and how the costs are built up.
  • Experienced at performing and managing stock takes.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and commercial skills.
  • Solid technical ability.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • High level Excel skills including the use of Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP etc.
  • Experience of using MRP/ERP systems.

Due to the rural location of the business, must have own transport. The working hours are Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. Pension and Bonus scheme.

If you would like to apply for this position please forward your CV and covering letter to Victoria Gray-Joyce, Financial Controller – Victoria.Gray-Joyce@kudosshowers.co.uk

 
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