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Sr. Cost Accountant II

Req ID: J2261606

  • Location
    Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico
  • Category Finance
  • Posted Thursday, February 25, 2021
  • Type Full time

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY

The Senior Cost Accountant will provide accurate and timely reporting and analysis of Sales, Material Costs, and Material Margins.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Act as the lead on financial related projects
  • Provide guidance to other staff members regarding related projects
  • Review the accuracy of Inventory valuation on the Balance Sheet in a Standard Cost environment. 
  • Explain the components that represent the difference between Actual and Forecasted Material Margins, reported by program. 
  • Perform analyses for management on an ad hoc and recurring basis. 
  • Drive continuous improvement through trend reporting analysis and metrics management.
  • Assess the adequacy of data gathering methods utilized by purchasing, inventory control, or production planning.
  • Assure that procedures and work instructions are efficient and not redundant.
  • Offer new ideas and suggestions for improvement. 
  • Identify and implement new practices and processes that are “best in field.”
  • Meet deadlines even when dealing with frequent interruptions and additional as well as changing priorities.
  • Ensure accurate reporting.
  • Perform standard cost roll ups for existing and new part numbers in the SAP system
  • Analysis and Management of Material Variances including PPV, Bulk Variance and revaluation variances
  • Analysis and Management of E&O inventories and Blocked material reserves 
  • Analysis and follow up of NRE expenses to ensure accurate reporting and tracking
  • Participate in Physical Inventories and Cycle Counts as needed
  • Demonstrate a commitment to customer service; anticipate, meet, and exceed expectations by solving problems quickly and effectively; making customer issues a priority. 
  • Establish new measurement systems if/where appropriate.
  • Maintain controls and discipline compliant with Jabil standards.
  • Exchange knowledge and information with other Jabil facilities to ensure best practices are shared throughout the Jabil organization.
  • Ensure 100% adherence to all company policies and procedures (i.e. Health and Safety, Quality).
  • Ensure all sensitive and confidential information is handled appropriately.
  • Create reports on materials to supply to BUMs and WCMs in order to identify better pricing opportunities.
  • Adhere to all safety and health rules and regulations associated with this position and as directed by supervisor.
  • Comply and follow all procedures within the company security policy.

MANAGEMENT & SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Typically reports to Management. Direct supervisor job title(s) typically include: Plant Controller, Site Controller
  • Job is NOT directly responsible for managing other employees (e.g., hiring/termination and/or pay decisions, performance management).

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS

  • Advanced PC skills, including training and knowledge of Jabil’s software packages (Advanced Excel skills a must)
  • Ability to work under pressure and able to do conflict management
  • Advanced PC skills including knowledge of Jabil's software packages
  • Proficient Verbal and Written English Skill
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety standards & requirements
  • Proficiency in use of personal computers, Microsoft Office products, Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Project skills required.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in accounting.
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • MBA and/or CPA is preferred.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience

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