The Senior Cost Accountant will report to the manager of US Cost Accounting for US plants and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of cost accounting inventory transactions for the largest production facility in the US as well as additional responsibilities for other sites. This position will perform indepth analysis on a plant level activity for inventory and COGS. This requires working in multiple ERP systems and should be able to adapt to a changing environment and drive change in a proactive manner.
The duties of the role are diversified and involve an advanced knowledge of Cost Accounting principles as well as generally accepted accounting principles. The incumbent prepares inventory related reports to complete the month end close process, work closely wiht the plant finance operations team, post journal entries, and support management reporting requirements. In addition, the position will be required to suport the annual budget process for the sites responsible. The Senior Cost Accountant works under minimal supervision, in accordance with established procedures and directly supports the Manager, Cost Accounting.
Travel Requirements: Approximately <10% domestic
Monitor day to day reporting of plant transactions: (40%)
Responsible for the following activities during month end close process: (35%)
Build and analyze standards in multiple ERP systems. Build cost comparison reports and explain YOY changes. (10%)
Maintain good relationship with stakeholders to ensure reports are shared timely and there is collaboration across countries and departments to solve issues quickly and accurately. (10%)
Other duties as assigned or as business needs require. (5%)
Follows Teva Safety, Health and Environmental policies and procedures.
Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance required
Specialized or Technical Knowledge:
Functional Knowledge and Skills: