Meaning of “cost accountant” in the English Dictionary

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"cost accountant" in Business English

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cost accountantnoun [ C ]

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ACCOUNTING an accountant who examines all the costs involved in a business activity or a production process in order to help managers decide how to make profits or save money:

The prime role of the cost accountant is to support the Group Finance Director in business planning and cost control.

(Definition of “cost accountant” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)