Cost Analyst

  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Location
    Vancouver, British Columbia

Costing Analyst | $60K+ - $68K+Attractive Benefits l Vancouver, BC | Permanent

Adecco Professionals has partnered with a high-profile and leading distributor & retailer client to seek for a Costing Analyst to join their large Finance team. The successful incumbent will lead activity-based costing measurement of Retail and Store financial information. This position reports to the Manager, Financial Planning.


Perform financial analysis by collecting information including sales, cogs, gross margin, net income, KPI and performance reporting metrics, controllable vs non-controllable cost reporting, non- profitable vs profitable sales, estimation studies, and budget rates for financial information driven by multiple cost and sales drivers.
Create and update a portfolio of financial data and reporting models and prepares financial reports
Provides expert advice, analysis and recommendations to the Merchandising and Store management teams
Maintain financial reporting models in multiple views including P&L by Category, functional/account views, and activity based driven views.


Minimum final year of CPA designation and two years of recent, related experience*.
Must have experience in Developing budgets, including the analysis and validation of data for period end reports.
Valuations including: duty costs, wholesale cost valuations, weighted average costs, shrinkage, breakage, Inventory purchase valuation, COGS, and Purchase Margin data
Database architecture and the methodology of merging large data sets from a variety of sources
Data visualization platforms such as Tableau, Cognos and Data warehouse analytics

GAAP and/or IFRIS experience is desired
Retail or Wholesale industry experience is desired
Risk management, performance management, change leadership mind-set is an asset
Procurement, contract management, project management related experience is an asset.

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Reference number CA_EN_2_026526_27880

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.