Cost Accountant / Controller

  • Listed: December 29, 2016 8:38 am
  • Expires: This ad has expired
  • Company Name: HORIZON International Recruitment Services
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Salary Package: Negotiable
  • Required Experience: 5-10 Years
  • Minimum Education: Anything
  • Emirates: Abu Dhabi
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
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Cost Accountant / Controller

The cost accountant / controller is expected to be working closely with
the operations director, and handling the following principal accountabilities:
the ongoing analysis of processes constraints
and bottlenecks for continuous improvement,

tracing costs back to underlying activities
and outline margin / profitability analysis,

applying / monitoring standard costing to
enhance visibility of cost behavior and variability,

partaking in the construction of
cost-effective data accumulation systems needed for robust financial and
costing information,

revising the entire pricing structure in light
of respective cost profiles
Key Responsibilities

the position of cost accountant / controller will entail numerous
accounting and reporting responsibilities as well, including (but not limited
to) the following:
Oversee the accounting function and supervise
the chief accountant

Prepare annual budgets for revenue, cash
forecasts, and expenses and capex

Update standard costs and review standard and
actual costs for inaccuracies

Validate the cost of sales as part of the
month-end close

Accumulate and apply overhead costs as
required by generally accepted accounting principles

Report on breakeven points by products, work
centers, and facilities

Report on margins and profitabilities by
product, client, and division

Report on periodic variances and their causes,
focusing in particular on sales & profits variances

Analyze capital budgeting requests for new projects
/ investments for the BoD

Candidate Requirements

Desired Qualifications: 8+ years of accounting/finance experience , of
which 4+ years experience in cost accounting / controlling .

Also, a BA/BS
degree , as well as excellent analysis skills, and the ability to collaborate
with a multi-department team.

Other requirements

– Highly
motivated and committed, with good communication skills

– Advanced
computer skills on ERP, MS Office, accounting software and databases

– Proven knowledge
of accounting principles, practices, laws and regulations

– High
attention to detail and accuracy, and ability to direct and supervise

– CPA or CMA
is a considerable advantage

Compensation The gross salary for this position is a maximum of
AED 25k , depending on the candidate’s profile.

Gender: Male

Nationality: Arabs

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