About the business and the role
This large supplies firm dominates several key segments within the industry. They are currently reassessing their costing and procurement processes. A key part of this undertaking is the cost refresh project which is expected to take at least six months.
Job tasks and responsibilities
Reporting to the Group Commercial Manager, you will be responsible for leading the cost refresh project and looking at the cost drivers of several business units. You will need to partner with IT, procurement and the rest of the commercial finance team. This is a data-heavy role so you will be ready and willing to roll up your sleeves and do actual costing. And like any good costing role you will often be taken to the frontlines of the production and stock lines.
Skills and experience
Key requirements of this role include:
5 years of accounting experience with a significant portion of it being focused on costing or manufacturing.
ABC Costing experience
Exposure to the value stream map
The ability to partner with IT on certain task
You will be a self-starter and won't need micro-managing. This is a fast-paced environment and would suit someone who has worked in high-volume businesses in the past.
If this sounds like it could be for you, please apply now or contact me as soon as possible.
At Parker Bridge we make every effort to respond to all applications, however, sometimes the volume we receive is so large it is not possible. If you do not receive a response from us, please don't take it personally as we really value the effort you made to apply.
Ben Wilkie Smith
Parker Bridge Recruitment
Ph: 09 3773730