Cost Accountant | Permanent | Leitrim | Collins McNicholas

Cost Accountant | Permanent | Leitrim

  • Reference: SJ44569
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Leitrim, Roscommon, Sligo
  • Category: Accountancy & Finance

My client, based in Leitrim, are looking to recruit a Cost Accountant to join the finance team of a developing company based in Leitrim


  • Manage financial control and reporting of inventory in conjunction with Supply Chain function, including accounting, valuation, and obsolescence management
  • Support Business Unit Managers in understanding product costs and driving improvement in product margins
  • Analyse actual costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Report on and review gross margins
  • Assist in preparation of costing analysis in support of new products, or new business proposals
  • Assisting in month end close of the General Ledger
  • Perform a key role in the preparation and compilation of the annual budget and forecasts
  • Assist with the preparation of Statutory Accounts
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the efficiency and contribution of the Finance function.


  • 3 Years PQE experience
  • Must have a strong cost systems background
  • Excellent analytical skills; sound understanding of accounting principals
  • Experience with integrated ERP systems will be advantageous
  • Good analytical and numerical skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work well within a small team and meet deadlines
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Motivated and Self-starting                    

 For further information on this role please contact Niamh Cregg on 071-9149732 or email

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