Costing Analyst / Costing Accountant

Band 7
Job type
£265.00 - £284.00 per day, negotiable

Job summary.

i&e Professionals are pleased to be supporting one of our NHS Trust clients who are looking for an Interim Costing Analyst or Costing Accountant to support for 6 months. Income Accountant background is welcomed.

Main duties of the job.

  • To develop and maintain an efficient and effective system for the collection, processing and quality assurance of data and information used in costing and profitability reporting.

  • Maintain the Trust’s costing model for the internal apportionment of costs and income and provide the information required to support a system of internal trading and recharging.

  • Review and compare the trust's Reference Costs with national averages, tariffs and other metrics and investigate and understand material variances in order to support profitability and efficiency reviews across the Trust.

  • Assist in the preparation and submission of the trust's Reference Costs and other benchmarking returns.

  • Create and maintain apportionment tables for new services / cost centres as per the costing manual and update during the year via the Service Line Reporting process.

  • Support the maintenance and update of the Patient Level Information Costing System (PLICS) software model.

  • Support the production of monthly integrated Service Line Reports and be the secondary point of contact for clinical divisions and corporate departments.

  • Provide budget holders with detailed supplementary analysis and information on direct and non-direct costs explaining clearly the methodology used.

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  • Nicola and the team had a detailed oversight of several excellent candidates and were able to match exactly the right individual to the set of skills we were looking for. Throughout the campaign, Nicola was amenable to changes in the specification and delivered a fully personalised service, which led to a successful outcome.

    Tom Burton, Director of Finance, Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust
  • Joanna was supportive, efficient, and helped recruit a crucial role in the NHS sector. With a large network of contacts, she kept me updated on progress and worked to the agreed-upon brief. I highly recommend her to colleagues.

    Sheila Stenson, Chief Finance and Resources Officer / Chief Executive Kent and Medway NHS & Social Care Partnership Trust