cost accountant, Toronto

randstad canada
job type
$ 75,000 - $ 85,000 per year
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job details

toronto, ontario
finance and accounting
job type
$ 75,000 - $ 85,000 per year
reference number
randstad canada
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job description

Working with a global Engineering company looking for a Cost analyst to update, track, monitor and analyze specified projects for cost and schedule performance. Identify performance variances regarding actual versus planned results. Participate in developing department specific reports that facilitate the two-way flow of cost and schedule performance information.

Key Activities will include, but are not limited to:

• Develop and maintain models related to cost performance
• Development, tracking, analysis, updating and evaluations of weekly reports
• Ensure the accuracy of project cost planning and identify areas of risk
• Coordination of weekly/monthly management business reports in a timely manner
• Prepare, implement and monitor scopes of work and prepare Work Breakdown Structures (WBS) for control and integrity
• Prepare, implement and monitor costs and update dashboards for both internal stakeholders and customer reports
• Retain historical information for cost impact analysis for future work.
• Analyze data to ensure consistency with company procedures and strategies.
• Review cost control and financial reporting procedures, assess their effectiveness and recommend changes or improvements as necessary.
• Assist in month end/year end closing work.
• Assist in the preparation of department budget and forecasting, gathering departmental data, assessing the validity and reporting into appropriate formats.
• Provide advice, guidance, recommendations and assistance to line staff and management in assessing projects, reporting, cost benefit analysis, and cost allocation.
• Perform other duties as required


This role will offer:

75K Base + 10K Signing Bonus
3 weeks vacation
Full Benefits
RSP match
CPA Support


• An undergraduate degree in the appropriate field (business administration, computer science, mathematics) or equivalent
• 5+ years related experience in cost analysis
• Excellent Excel skills
• Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communications skills
• Extensive SAP knowledge and experience IS A MUST - TESTING WILL BE COMPLETED
• Some familiarity with nuclear project/industry/technology and understanding of aspects of work programs and projects associated with cost engineering, work planning and project performance analysis


If this is of interest please email your resume to:


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