Cost Analyst

Job Title: Cost Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Kwinana Beach, Australia
Salary: $35 - $40 per hour
Start Date: 2019-07-25
Reference: BH-112632
Contact Name: Ben Hyland
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 26, 2019 08:36

Job Description


Primarily responsible for tracking the costs, analysing trends, and forecasting for company Infrastructure.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Prepare yearly budgets and analysis.
  • Review financial postings and documents prepared by others for accuracy and resolve audit findings.
  • Monthly department cost tracking, reporting and analysis.
  • Prepare monthly departmental cost reallocations.
  • Conduct rate analysis to determine appropriate reimbursement levels and set rates accordingly.
  • Measure cost per unit of service to determine whether fees are being set at appropriate levels.
  • Consult with and advise department management and accounting personnel on a wide range of cost accounting matters.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Extensive background in cost reporting and analysis.
  • Must be detailed oriented and accurate.
  • Must be able to effectively perform multiple complex tasks.
  • Must have a high standard of business ethics.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively; both verbal and written.
  • Must work well under pressure.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, Access, Word, Power Point, Visio, Crystal Reports, Fleet Focus, SAP, E-Accounting, Budget Book, Info-Edge and able to learn specialized software quickly.