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105386 - Project Manufacturing Accountant - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 13/09/2019
Job Reference: 105386
Contact Name: Jenny Dore
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Job Description

Project Manufacturing Accountant - Galway - 105386
Project Manufacturing Accountant Galway
Our client, a medical device company in Galway is currently looking to recruit a Project Manufacturing Accountant for their site.

What Will I Be Doing
  • The responsibility of this role it to provide specialist knowledge and expertise in the area of Manufacturing Accounting during a SAP ERP implementation Project.
  • Supporting end-to-end design and implementation of the solution
  • Partner and support Global Process Managers (GPM) to drive necessary business decisions and process adoption
  • Promotes a Global Perspective.
  • Ensure that IT solutions meet the needs of the business.
  • Support the design, build, and documentations to ensure they are consistent with effective integration and communication across Record to Report
  • Support the change management and training aspect as this is a key deliverable for the project across all entities
  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional policies and procedures.
  • Establish and maintain high-quality relationships with all levels across the company and with external partners
  • Completion of additional tasks that maybe assigned during the project by GPM

Knowledge and Expertise in the following subject areas essential
  • Product Costing: Direct and Indirect Cost Assignment: Bills of Materials, Routings, Recipes, Labour and Overhead Costs etc
  • Inventory Valuation and Adjustments; Standard Costing, Cycle Count, Scrap, Revaluations etc
  • Variance Accounting

Who Am I
  • Must be highly enumerative with an aptitude for analysis.
  • Experience of working with international stakeholders
  • Planning, problem solving, negotiations and facilitation should be core competencies
  • Clear communicatorwith the ability to describe, educate based on available data.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to achieve results through mentoring others and maintaining strong links with other departments.
  • Demonstration of strong influencing skills at all levels of the organization
  • Positive attitude, team player with a high level of initiative, energy and enthusiasm
  • Innovative, with a strong ability to identify pain points and potential solutions.
  • Self-starter; possesses flexibility and ability to work under pressure in a fast-changing environment
  • Detail-oriented, a critical-thinker, experienced at investigating and resolving complex issues

What Do I Need
  • Accounting Qualification and a Third Level Degree or equivalent
  • 3+ years relevant experience – preferably in a medical multinational manufacturing environment
  • SAP ERP Systems experience is essential
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential
  • Able to work alone to understand and summarise financial data into high quality, accurate and usable summaries
  • Strong computer skills especially MS Office
  • Travel will be required as part of this role

For further information on this Project Manufacturing Accountant role in Galway please contact Jenny Dore on 086 0449371 /

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