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cost accountant

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An accountant who keeps records of the costs of production and distribution.

cost accounting n.

cost accounting

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(Accounting & Book-keeping) the recording and controlling of all the expenditures of an enterprise in order to facilitate control of separate activities. Also called: management accounting
cost accountant n

cost′ account`ing


n.
an accounting system that analyzes the cost of items involved in production.
[1910–15]
cost′ account`ant, n.
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Noun1.cost accounting - keeping account of the costs of items in production
accountancy, accounting - the occupation of maintaining and auditing records and preparing financial reports for a business
costing - cost accounting
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Tenders are invited for Empanelment of chartered accountants / cost accountants partnership firms registered with institute of chartered accountants of india / institute of cost accountants of india for conducting internal audit of physical verification of stores & spares in secl for the year 2015-16.
IN HIS ACCEPTANCE SPEECH after being elected the first president of the National Association of Cost Accountants (NACA), J.
Durga Prasad has been elected as the new President of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI) for the year 2014-15 in a council meeting held at Institute's headquarters in Kolkata.
Founded in Buffalo, New York in 1919 as the National Association of Cost Accountants (NACA), IMA aims to promote knowledge and professionalism among accountants and foster a wider understanding of the role of cost accounting in management.
They are pleased to inform that students who have passed Foundation Examination of The Institute of Cost Accountants of India ( ICoAI ) / or students who have passed Common Proficiency Test ( CPT) of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) are eligible to take direct registration in CS Executive Program.
Bhattacharyya, adviser (advanced studies), Institute of Cost Accountants, India, and Professor Tirthankar Nag, associate professor at the International Management Institute, Kolkata
Opportunities were few and far between," recalls Rakesh Singh, President, The Institute Cost Accountants of India ICAI), which recently changed its name from the Institute of Cost and Work Accountants of India to enable its members working in India and abroad to retain a common designation.
The Bahrain chapter of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI) said it has received approval from its Kolkata headquarters to commence examinations in the Kingdom.
MANAMA: Bahrain Chapter of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI) has received approval from its Kolkata headquarters to commence examinations in Bahrain.
Specifically, student volunteers are asked to assume roles as direct laborers, production supervisors, a materials (paper) manager, and, of course, cost accountants (all students).
He was also active in, and was a life member of, both the National Association of Cost Accountants and the Greendale Men's Club.
The National Association of Cost Accountants, the predecessor of today's Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), is formed.