Cost Accountant

Cost Accountant


Cost Accountant

The Cost Accountant plays an active role in the site financials:

  • Inventory (valuation, reporting, excess and obsolete calculation and follow-up…)
  • Capital expenditures follow-up
  • Direct labor efficiency
  • Site costs controls
  • Cost Centers Reporting
  • SOX application of the Business Finance Controls
  • Contact person for Business related questions   


His/her objective is to have an accurate and compliant cost follow-up and to make sure that everything is done to reduce/optimize costs.

He/she reports to the FP&A Manager & Controller.

He/she functions as back up for 1 colleague (FPA&R Professional).

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • University level degree in Finance or Business
  • 3 to 5+ years of experience in a similar position in a production environment
  • Experience in integrated corporate financial systems, reporting tools and database management systems.
  • Experience of managing inventory.
  • Experience of standard costing
  • Support local or regional budget processes.
  • Ability to drive accountability for results within the organization
  • Proficiency skills in both written and spoken English    

Job Role and Responsibilities

  • Monitors & follows the site performance versus Plan or Target (costs, margins, inventory, capex)
  • Follows, analyses and challenges the inventory including the E&O provision.
  • Follows, analyses and challenges direct Labor efficiency, purchase costs, consumables.
  • Follows, analyses and challenges indirect costs not dedicated to Business units.
  • Calculates direct and indirect rates for inventory and projects valorization.
  • Develop financial models for business cases and decision support together with his/her team, including financial statement modeling.

Our Offer

  • Colleagues who share determination and high standards of work that move the world forward;
  • Career opportunities in an international environment; 
  • Challenging projects in high tech markets; 
  • A competitive salary package including many extra-legal advantages (car, bonus, pension plan, hospitalization insurance, meal vouchers,…)
  • A great company culture with many training opportunities;
  • Easily accessible by traffic-free roads.


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