Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant

  • Location

    Stratford, London

  • Sector:

    Accounts & Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Katie Welch

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Dove and Hawk have recently been instructed by a modern up and coming private Residential Management company who pride themselves on their values of going the extra mile.
They are currently looking to recruit a skilled cost account to be part of the Financial Planning and Analyst team on a fixed term contract in order to aid them in their aim of driving the efficiency and growth.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Looking after the central cost reviews
  • Supporting the team on the weekly reporting cycle across the neighborhoods
  • Creating cost reports for month end and variance analysis
  • Working collaboratively with key departments ensuring processes are followed
  • Ensure cost coding is correct
  • Prepare weekly reports
  • Develop and manage the process of purchase orders
  • Assisting Month end close and conducting the month end cost reviews
  • Holding business meetings explaining the months position while ensuring it is accurately reflected in the accounts
  • Restore finical accounts to management accounts


  • Exceptional analytical skills with strong knowledge of accounting principles
  • Must be computer literate with strong Excel, Word and Outlook skills
  • Experience in accurately preparing daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports
  • Desirable 2 years' experience of Cost Accounting/ Management accounting
  • Desirably qualified in ACC and CIMA
  • Desirable experience using property systems such as Yardi


  • £30,000 salary (Pro rata)
  • Smart casual
  • Working hours: 9am - 6pm Monday to Friday
  • Modern office

Dove & Hawk is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.