Position is responsible for leadership and oversight of our global cost accounting and inventory control processes. Role will include working closely with the local plant accounting groups as well as the global Supply Chain capability to develop, and ensure alignment with, a global process model. In this highly visible position, role will interface regularly with senior management as well as a wide range of business unit leaders domestically and around the world.
Define policies and procedures for cost accounting and inventory activities.
Coordinate with the local plants on implementation and alignment of said policies.
Collaborate with various departments to ensure standard costing system and metrics adequately represent the economic nature of the activity.
Oversee process to ensure proper inventory valuation in the financials.
Provide necessary inventory information to the external auditors during year end audits.
Perform other related duties as assigned by management.
Bachelor's degree or Master's Degree in Accounting
10+ years of experience in cost accounting, financial analysis and general accounting for a global manufacturer
High attention to detail and accuracy
Proactive/self-driven work habits with ability to lead change and improve processes
Strong analytical, critical thinking, and organizational skills
Ability to collaborate in a team environment
Effective oral and written communication skills that demonstrate the ability to express ideas and exchange information clearly and concisely across multiple cultures and geographies
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
Ability to work extended hours during busy times as required
Skills and Abilities:
Highly visible within Finance, works independently and in groups.
Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.
Able to influence, drive process, implement change, proactively lead and advise in a rapidly changing business environment while demonstrating a high level of transparency, accountability and collaboration cross-functionally.
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