A leading Greek production company in the food & beverage industry, is seeking to hire a Cost Analyst.
Reporting to the Head of Budgeting & Reporting, the right incumbent will be responsible for:
Participating in the annual financial planning process and the preparation of monthly reporting package, including the standard cost calculation process.
Providing reliable and transparent actual reporting regarding the production operations, relevant deviation analysis to plan, profitability and risk analysis to facilitate target achievement
Analyzing costs and actively participating in the year end process.
Providing information on cost controlling issues on all production processes on a monthly basis.
Ensuring that all expenses are allocated to cost center correctly and providing cost results on monthly basis.
Preparing business case evaluations and proposals for efficiency improvements with the production site(s)
Monitoring changes in processes or methods to calculate effects on overall costs
Developing and following up the product costing for existing and new products
University degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration. Postgraduate degree will be considered as a plus
At least 2 years of working experience in a similar position, preferably in a well-established multinational or Greek company in the production of food, pharmaceutical products and/or cosmetics
Good knowledge of product costing & operations controlling
Very good knowledge of the English language
Advanced knowledge of MS Office
Working experience with SAP is highly desirable
Strong numerical, analytical and conceptual thinking skills
Very good communication and interpersonal skills
Results-orientation, efficiency and attention to detail
Hardworking disposition and team spirit
Integrity and commitment
The company offers a competitive remuneration package along with further career prospects within a well-established and fast-paced working environment.