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Junior / Trainee Cost Accountant

16/02/23 Galway Neg

Permanent full-time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior/Trainee Cost Accountant to join a Leading & Rapidly Expanding Food Business based in Co. Galway.


Reporting to the Finance Director and joining a team of 3. 


Seeking ambitious candidates who are looking to grow and develop their careers, within an exciting company. 


Open to both Fully Qualified or Part-Qualified Accountants. 


Full-Time, Permanent Opportunity. 

Salary is Negotiable, Depending on Experience. 

Package Includes: Pension Scheme & Employee Well-being Scheme.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Planning, studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory, labour & overheads.
  • Analysing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost.
  • Analysing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Analysing audits of costs and preparing reports.
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs.
  • Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close.
  • Reconcile finished goods inventories.
  • Work in special projects as required, in particular Lean Management Programme.
  • Analyse capital budgeting proposals.



  • Fully Qualified or Part Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA).
  • Previous experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent IT Skills. 
  • Strong organisational and planning skills with ability to prioritise effectively.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills, strong work ethic & organisational skills.



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Please apply by sending your CV to Lisa O' Connor at or call for more information.

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