Posted: Thursday, September 28, 2017 6:30 AM
Job DescriptionJOB DESCRIPTION: Our exciting pre-public client is seeking a Manager, Cost Accounting to join our high performing Finance and Accounting team to support its explosive growth. The person will also be part of a team that creates and implements policies and procedures to identify, resolve and document accounting issues relating to cost accounting and warranty in addition to creating procedures to make the close and reporting processes more efficient and accurate.The perfect candidate would be someone who has hands on Cost Accounting experience in a Manufacturing environment. This position is responsible for ensuring the integrity of company-wide accounting on inventory valuation, inventory management, warranty reserve, and COGs by providing process knowledge, technical expertise, business collaboration, and reporting leadership, with a strong desire to improve processes and controls. The candidate must be a leader, have experience in managing teams, be detail oriented, have strong organization and communication skills, and be hands-on. Our ideal candidate is a well-rounded performer who thrives in a fast-paced environment, is focused on process improvement and has the passion to excel.Essential Functions: Standard manufacturing cost set-up and roll-up for productsSetting up overhead and Bill of Material (BOM) & partner with operations team to ensure BOM accuracy and manufacturing cost impact on financialsPerform variance analysis (eg, PPV, Cost Revaluation, work order variances), investigate large variances and provide recommendations for improvementManage the month end close process related to inventory, warranty and COGSPrepare and maintain monthly account reconciliations/analyses for balance sheet and income statement accounts related to inventory, warranty, and COGsAssist in the development of the accounting team, including staffing, performance management, and trainingConstantly drive improvements to processes through automationOther responsibilities include, but are not limited to participating in special projects, system improvements or ad hoc analyses/projects as assignedPrepare and update overhead rates calculations for indirect manufacturing expenses for inventory valuationQuarterly analysis of excess & obsolete inventory and suggest reserves, direct labor & OH calculations and update overhead ratesQuarterly review and analysis of warranty related charges and true-up warranty reservesHandling internal controls documentation and testing related to inventory, warranty and COGSQualifications and Requirements:BachelorA cents € (TM) s degree in Accounting or Finance. 5-7+ yearsA cents € (TM) experience in a manufacturing environment, with proven supervisory experienceCPA a plusOracle experience is a plusCritical thinker with attention to detail who can seek innovative solutions to complex business issuesStrong multi-tasking, organization and prioritization skillsExcellent verbal and written communication skills, able to clearly and concisely interface with all levels of managementSelf-starter and strong ethical standardsStrong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysisCompany DescriptionFast growing pre-ipo company in excellent space. Great environment and challenging role. Offering an excellent compensation package with excellent compensation, benefits and stock options.
• Location: San Mateo
• Post ID: 83392037 sanmateo