Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance, Senior Appointments

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Chris Silk

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Accountant £45,000 - £50,000 + plus benefits location Reading, Berkshire

Wade Macdonald is currently recruiting a Accountant for a rapidly growing and well known US Software company based in Reading, Berkshire

This is a newly created role will support the EMEA Cost Controller in ensuring accurate capture and appropriate treatment of direct costs of revenue in line with the new US GAAP standard ASC606.

The EMEA Cost Accountant will:

  • Review and reconcile costs of revenue in scope for capitalisation under ASC606 for the EMEA region on a monthly basis

  • Validate sales commissions entries

  • Review and maintain capitalised Implementation effort (project hours journals)

  • Support coding for in-scope third party vendor costs (AP)

  • Communicate with operational teams to ensure accurate input on implementation effort

  • Enter manual journal entries for necessary cost adjustments

  • Support the revenue team for any ad-hoc tasks as needed

Skills and experience required:

  • Qualified Accountant or Finalist (ACCA, CIMA, ACA or equivalent)

  • Good Excel skills (lookups, pivots, etc.)

  • Large ERP/ System experience (Microsoft AX, Oracle, SAP or similar)

  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)

Accountant £45,000 - £50,000 + plus benefits location Reading, Berkshire

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.