Cost Analyst

Location
Dublin
Salary
EUR34000 - EUR36000 per annum + negotiable
Posted
17 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Ref
LW014
Contact
Laura Waters
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
A well-known multinational law firm in the city centre is looking for a Cost Analyst to join their team. The company is looking for an individual who would be interested in working in a high-growth professional services firm.

- Preparation of monthly management accounts
- accruals, prepayments and inter-company journals
- Preparation of monthly fixed asset register and depreciation posting
- Maintain all aspects of inter-company accounting and reconciliations
- Ensure compliance with all accounting and fiscal technical and reporting requirements
- Preparation of monthly analysis of consolidated costs versus budget and versus prior year - for all support departments
- Prepare support packs for heads of department
- Follow up on specific questions or items of concern resulting from monthly review of support department costs
- Attend quarterly meetings with financial accountant and support heads on cost review
- Review of invoices to be posted by accounts payable
- Assist in co-ordination of year end audits and on ad-hoc queries from partners
- Set up of new fee earners on the practice management system
- Maintain all fee earner budgets
- Member of month end team running month end reports
- Review headcount reports for accuracy and create monthly headcount movement analysis

Ideal Candidate has the following qualities

- Accounting technician qualification ideally with at least 2 years' PQE
- Experience in cost analysis
- Excellent understanding of Microsoft Excel / Word / Outlook
- Excellent analytical / reconciliation skills
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Strong problem solving skills
- Ability to meet tight deadlines
- Strong attention to detail
- Strong planning and organisational skills


If this sounds like something that would interest you, apply today, send your CV for review to laura.waters @ manpower.ie