Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant

ClearCompany | perth, WA, AU

Posted 5 days ago

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Our client is hiring a Cost Accountant in a newly created position looking after a specific division of the business. The role will manage multiple projects from a financial perspective providing support the project managers, along with performing cost analysis on completion of projects, in addition to providing assistance to the finance team for the timely invoicing of jobs.
Client Details
Our client works in the marine industry, located in the Perth CBD conveniently placed right near public transport and good coffee.

Reporting into the Chief Financial Officer, this role will be responsible for the following:

Project creation in Pronto and ensuring all documents required for creation are saved against the project number as per the system.

Attend project meetings, monthly project reviews and close-out meetings.

Work with Project Managers to understand project performance and ensure projects are kept up to date with any variations or changes in estimation to complete.

Work closely with the project team to prepare accurate cost and revenue forecasts.

Investigate project variances and discuss variance with the Project Managers.

Analyse and track project costings.

Liaise with Project Managers to understand billing schedules and ensure invoices are generated in line with agreed schedules.

Preparation of monthly claims and progress billing to clients.

Issue all required information to finance (Accounts receivable team) for invoicing.

Support the Project Co-Ordinator to ensure the correct purchase orders are being updated accurately to the correct project number.

Other tasks to Assist Project Managers understand project performance.

The successful candidate will bring the following:

CPA/CA Qualified

5+ years in similar role

Project management experience from a finance perspective

Excellent communication skills both written and verbally

Job Offer
Join a business with a great team culture, exciting projects and plenty of opportunity for growth and development. If you want a challenging role that requires someone to build relationships with many stakeholders and be the conduit between finance and operations, apply today!
To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Daniel Whittle on 0416 484 472