Analyst - Actual product costing

Location
England, Bedfordshire, Luton
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
24 Aug 2020
Closes
21 Sep 2020
Ref
3844958
Contact
Michael Hill
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Exciting opportunity within the finance transformation team, of an established and global business

Your new company
An established global business

Your new role
Finance within our clients business, has a clear vision to become trusted partners, creating value and leading change. As such, Finance has a pivotal role to play in shaping our long-term financial health, partnering to deliver great results through insight, delivering excellence in financial operations and safeguarding the businesses assets and reputation.
In Finance Transformation, they support this ambition by being trusted partners for change excellence and building long-term capabilities to make us future-fit.
This is where you could come in. Working in Finance Transformation is fast-paced, dynamic and challenging. Our client are therefore looking for people who want to seize the opportunity to take an exciting step in their personal development journey and play a fundamental part of delivering a world-class finance organisation.

Actual product costing (APC) analyst for a global manufacturing accounting project, where the key objective is to improve and standardise the end-to-end manufacturing accounting processes, delivering more granular level of details to enable better decision making. The APC analyst, will be support the business process leads in designing the businesses new functional global processes and policies in cost accounting, inventory accounting and performance measurement. The aim of which is to transform existing non-standard regional processes into efficient and effective global standard processes. The role will be responsible for supporting the design of:

  • Cost accounting including;
  • Cost centre accounting​
  • Production order accounting​
  • New product introduction accounting​
  • Cost allocations​
  • Third party supplier​
  • Sub-contracting (GES/BES/Toll)​
  • Primary distribution costs​
  • Inventory accounting including;
  • Actual product costing
  • Variance deferral
  • Inventory provisions and write offs
  • Intercompany revaluation
  • Intercompany profit
  • Stock in transit
  • Performance measurement including;
  • Cost Centre Reporting​
  • Variance Reporting and Analysis​
  • Product Performance Reporting​
  • Site/Region/Global Performance Reports​ ​


What you'll need to succeed
To be successful candidates will need to have experience in manufacturing accounting processes in the Pharma industry, and ideally, designing best practise processes, process re-engineering skills (e. Lean Six Sigma), solid working knowledge of SAP & BI and strong influencing capabilities.

What you'll get in return
This is a Fixed term contract opportunity, paying up to £69k, initially up to 12 months with a strong possibility of becoming a permanent member of the team.

What you need to do now
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