Inventory Accounting Controller

Job description

On behalf of our prestigious partner, we are looking for Inventory Accounting Controller colleague with fluent English language knowledge

Why it is a good opportunity for you:
• Value added processes, complex tasks – good motivator for long term
• Attractive work environment
• Good internal movement opportunities
• Corporate key client portfolio

What you will be doing:
• Support the local Cost & Inventory Accounting Manager
• Maintenance of the safe accounting control environment and compliance with global accounting policies and the reporting framework (US-GAAP) pertaining to inventory accounting
• Execute financial reporting related Corporate controls over inventories
• Constant application of the mindset of improving current processes in line with the expectation of efficiency
• Analyze and advise on complex/one-off accounting matters/issues relating to Inventories
• Ensure through daily activities that inventory movements are properly accounted for in the G/L
• Analyze inventory movements on monthly/quarterly/yearly basis, provide explanation for significant differences and present those to the management
• Ensure the accurate and complete determination of inventory related reserves in accordance with the relevant accounting standards and policies
• Analyze inventory in-transit movements and co-ordinate the resolution of open items with Supply Chain operations
• Maintain and oversee contracted manufacturing with external vendors from an accounting point of view
• Preparing Balance Sheet reconciliations with respect to inventory related G/L accounts
• Participating in monthly review meetings
• Assist in external and internal audits including preparation of support, materials upon request
• Support and cooperate with Central Finance Team and the Consolidation Team

Requirements that make you the best candidate:
• Bachelor or master’s degree in accounting or relevant work experience
• Work experience in international environment
• Minimum 5 years of accounting experience (preferably including inventory/supply chain accounting)
• Big 4 experience is welcome
• Experience in US-GAAP
• Solid SAP knowledge
• Fluent English mandatory, both written and oral

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