Bracknell Careers | Job Spec

Costing and Management Accountant Job Spec

Here at Daler Rowney, we have been inspiring creativity since 1783. Artists are at the core of everything we do. We develop, produce and deliver products, which are not only fit for our purpose but exceed the expectations of our artists' community. Our mission is to inspire by creating sustainable, qualitative, durable art materials every day, every year for everybody, making art accessible.

The Costing and Management Accountant role is based at our offices in Bracknell, Berkshire, and will report to the CFO.


  • Month-end duties include:
o Managing the COS and stock reporting on a monthly basis
o lntercompany Recharges
o Gross Margin and Variance analysis
o Customer profitability analysis
o Royalties
o Managing the accounting for the customer variable costs including rebates and marketing contributions
o Other Month-end activities
  • Cycle Counting: Tracking and driving the newly implemented Cycle Counting across the company
  • Product costing: Including costing new products; Updating existing products costing and driving a more robust system of costing across the Manufacturing division
  • lntercompany pricing
  • Other quarter-end reports as required by the group
  • Year-end support to finance manager and CFO
  • Other Adhoc tasks/projects
Projects supporting CFO:
  • Annual Budgeting
  • Migration to SAP

Key Skills & Attributes

  • Professional finance qualification [or Finalist subject to experience)
  • Previous management experience, with good interpersonal skills and a can-do attitude
  • Strong organisation skills
  • Excellent excel skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • Good systems skills and ability to pick up and improve fast!
  • Commercially focused
  • Manufacturing experience would be advantageous.


How To Apply

To apply for the above job, please email, stating the job role in the Subject line.
When applying for this role, please advise us of your location and salary expectations.
This job is based at the Bracknell site.