Financial Cost Controller

Etten-Leur Permanent €50.000 - €60.000

Updated 24/05/2022

  • Financial Controller role within an international production organization
  • sparringpartner for Business Controller

About Our Client

We are looking for a Financial Cost Controller for an international project-based listed production company with an American mother. Our client specializes in custom-made industrial pump systems and their maintenance. With 75 production locations worldwide, it is a leading player in the industry.

Job Description

  • Focus on Process- and Efficiency-improvement, identifying and escalating issues and bottle-necks
  • Support the Manager Cost Accounting and Finance Business Partners in the calculation of standards, rates and/or costing standards and analyze impacts in the product cost
  • Inventory accounting (physical cycle counts audits and variances identifications and registration, ensure proper classification of inventory and material and purchasing rates verification and calculation)
  • Research, troubleshoot, and answer basic questions and advise the Finance Business Partner organization on cost model issues (including In and Out margins analysis, participates and supports project reviews, support special costing projects for customer quotations, productivity, efficiency and utilization analysis, etc.)
  • Explore and analyze root causes of any cost model or business finance issues and propose policy or process changes to improve work moving forward
  • Identify cost incurred and participate on Project Status Review in order to obtain information to be used on Revenue accounting records and calculations for both Percentage-of-Completion and Point-in-Time projects
  • Review Low Cost Margin on products and projects, review the Excess and Obsolete reserve, analyze and comply with Warranty and Capitalization of Manufacturing Variances policies, and their accruals are accounted properly and timely
  • Provide actual information to be used as a base on Costs and Margins for Percentage-of-Completion and Point-in-Time projects forecast

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong with (month/year) closings and has affinity with cost accounting
  • Percentage of Completion (POC) accounting experience preferred
  • Experience in project based organization
  • Technical accounting skills
  • Knowledge of USGAAP (Specially ASC606)
  • Basic research and issue resolution skills; Proactive attitude
  • Ability to assess and recommend solutions for assigned projects

What's on Offer

  • Salary indication: €50.000 and €60.000 gross per year based on 40 hours per week
  • 27 vacation days + 13 ADV days
  • Pension at PME
  • Travel allowance or a daily allowance for working from home
  • Possibility to participate in collective health insurance and social fund
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Financial Controlling / Reporting
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