Senior Manager of Cost Accounting

  • location: Sunnyvale, CA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $160,000 - $180,000 per year
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Senior Manager of Cost Accounting

job summary:
Publicly traded bio-pharmaceutical company is hiring for a Senior Manager of Cost Accounting. The Senior Manager of Cost Accounting will be responsible for several month end close process functions, including Cost Accounting of Inventory, Cost of Goods Sold, Inventory related reserves, prepaid and overheads, and standard cost to actual accounting of Inventory and variances,PPV and IPV, including refining standard job cost and documentation of processes.

The Senior Manager will be required to lead a team and will be responsible for the development of team members. This function also requires critical thinking, excellent analytical, reasoning, and organizational skills and exceptional interpersonal skills; ability to work effectively in a team environment is critical.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate and review monthly close procedures, including journal entries
  • Perform reviews over account reconciliations and work with other team members to resolve any discrepancies
  • Perform control procedures and provide support for Internal Control testing
  • Review consolidation of worldwide Inventory, both of the local team and that of foreign entity
  • Review Excess & Obsolete calculation to analyze accrual requirements
  • Review overhead Analysis and Calculation to capitalize to inventory
  • Review the COGs based on Deferred Revenue Analysis
  • Review analysis of Prepaid Inventory based on timing of payments and receipt of inventory.
  • Develop the Cost Accounting Team through coaching on various related topics, providing explanations, and allowing for broad experiences.
  • Other duties/special projects as assigned, which may include procuring data from outside sources and analyzing given sets of data. Improving standard procedures and automating manual processes, as well as seeking system improvements and standardization as relevant.
Experience:

  • BA degree in Accounting, preferable CPA
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP accounting
  • 10+ years of cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment required.
  • Must have ERP experience
  • Must have advanced Excel skills.
  • Strong understanding of SOX accounting standards.
  • Pharmaceutical industry preferred.
Preferred Skills/Abilities:

  • Pays close attention to details, has multi-tasking ability, and is highly organized
  • Efficient, required to be hands-on, and must be able to work manage at team and provide supervision
  • Should be able to work under pressure and at a fast pace
  • Able to identify and analyze sources of problems, patterns, and anomalies
  • Maintain workable knowledge of U.S. GAAP, and able to grasp accounting and finance concepts quickly
  • Experience leading and coaching a team and experience working with more junior team members a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be flexible and able to work well as part of a team to meet deadlines
 
location: Sunnyvale, California
job type: Permanent
salary: $160,000 - 180,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 10 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Facilitate and review monthly close procedures, including journal entries
  • Perform reviews over account reconciliations and work with other team members as well as Supply Chain and FP&A to resolve any discrepancies
  • Perform control procedures and provide support for Internal Control testing
  • Review consolidation of worldwide Inventory, both of the local team and that of the Swiss entity (GmbH)
  • Review Excess & Obsolete calculation to analyze accrual requirements
  • Review overhead Analysis and Calculation to capitalize to inventory
  • Review the Record Deferred COGs based on Deferred Revenue Analysis
  • Review analysis of Prepaid Inventory based on timing of payments and receipt of inventory.
  • Develop the Cost Accounting Team through coaching on various related topics, providing explanations, and allowing for broad experiences.
  • Other duties/special projects as assigned, which may include procuring data from outside sources and analyzing given sets of data. Improving standard procedures and automating manual processes, as well as seeking system improvements and standardization to AbbVie as relevant.
 
qualifications:
  • BA degree in Accounting, CMA plus, preferable CPA
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP accounting
  • Minimum 10+ years of cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment required.
  • Must have ERP experience preferable with Dynamix AX (Microsoft) and SAP system preferable.
  • Must have advanced Excel skills.
  • Strong understanding of SOX accounting standards.
  • Pharmaceutical industry preferred.
Preferred Skills/Abilities:

  • Pays close attention to details, has multi-tasking ability, and is highly organized
  • Efficient, required to be hands-on, and must be able to work manage at team and provide supervision
  • Should be able to work under pressure and at a fast pace
  • Able to identify and analyze sources of problems, patterns, and anomalies
  • Maintain workable knowledge of U.S. GAAP, and able to grasp accounting and finance concepts quickly
  • Experience leading and coaching a team and experience working with more junior team members a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be flexible and able to work well as part of a team to meet deadlines
 
skills: Cost Accounting
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