Cost Accountant

Manufacturing, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

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An established organisation in the manufacturing sector have recently approached Mitchell Adam for assistance with their search for a Cost Accountant to join their experienced team in Wolverhampton. The organisation has been a staple of the region, and are looking to continue their growth and development by bringing on an experienced individual into their team. The role consists of conducting detailed analysis of variable and fixed costs alongside producing management accounts for senior management. The organisation provides a tremendous benefits package and are offering a competitive salary, their offices are easily accessible via car due to their free on-site parking and a flexible hybrid working style is available.

As a Cost Accountant, you will be an integral part of the accounting department in this organisation. Your responsibilities will see you be at the forefront of the budgeting and forecasting process, where you will be a part of financial meetings with senior financial stakeholders, including the Finance Director and CFO. Your thoughts and input will be valued and your opinions and suggestions will be considered. The organisation has built their brand with a foundation of listening to bright minds within, regardless of seniority. Our client is looking for an individual with a strong analytical ability, as in this role there will be some comprehensive reports that you will be producing. The organisation look to ensure that no employee feels like just a name or number, they look to incentivise collaboration within the team and Senior Management are often pitching in to ensure that deadlines are met and the organisation is succeeding. As mentioned previously, there are some fantastic benefits on offer in this business which include an impressive employer pension contribution.

Skills Required

  • To either have experience with cost accounting, calculating the variable cost of raw materials or to have a thorough understanding in costing with experience in an accounting role in manufacturing or a similar industry.
  • To have an excellent style of communication, this is a senior role and will see you interacting with senior colleagues. Your thoughts will be heard, and it is important you are able to express yourself professionally in this position.
  • To have a strong level of experience in month end responsibilities, such as budgeting and forecasting, alongside producing detailed variance analysis and providing a commentary.
  • To have already started studying either your ACCA or CIMA, or to be considered Qualified by Experience.

You Will Receive

  • A fantastic opportunity to work for an established organisation, one that has some fantastic opportunities for progression including title improvements and senior responsibilities.
  • The opportunity to be an integral part of the accounts department, being involved in budgeting meetings and having your reports being delivered directly to the CFO.
  • A brilliant benefits package that includes a strong pension contribution and a competitive salary.
  • The chance to be a part of a communicative and charismatic team, who will look to assist you in your responsibilities and help you develop in this position.


An established organisation in Wolverhampton is seeking an experienced and talented Cost Accountant to bring into their team. The organisation has gone through a brilliant period of sustained development and expansion and are looking to continue the expansion of their finance team.


Skills required

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