Senior Cost Accountant

  • Cork
  • Permanent
  • JO-1709-62878_1509095118


A leading bio-pharma organisation is hiring a Senior Cost Accountant for its Cork manufacturing facility. You will be working closely with local operational management as well as regional and corporate finance teams.

Your role:

  • Accounting for inventory valuation including material purchases, overhead absorption and contract manufacturing costs
  • Develop an understanding of material flow at bulk manufacturing through to fill/finish stage to ensure accuracy of inventory values
  • Ensure correct accounting for Buy/Sell agreements and all intercompany inventory transactions
  • Monitor production plans for bulk manufacturing and CMO activity to ensure accurate inventory valuation and overhead absorption
  • Assist with preparation of monthly financial management reporting and monthly variance analysis for all balance sheet and P&L inventory areas
  • Work with EUMEA finance teams to ensure all reporting requirements are completed in a timely manner

Your background:

  • Degree or Masters in finance/business and hold a professional accounting qualification (ACA / CIMA / ACCA)
  • 5+ years' cost/inventory accounting ideally in pharmaceutical manufacturing environment, using an integrated ERP system
  • Experience with Enterprise production planning, inventory, supply chain management software suites with financial integration, e.g. Oracle, SAP, JDE systems
  • Good knowledge and experience in General Ledger functions, sub-ledger processes, and period closing.
  • Strong stakeholder engagement and relationship skills at site and corporate level

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