Costing Manager

H.B. Fuller – Mindelo, Cabo Verde – POSITION OVERVIEW Lead the team responsible for Cost accounting activities, including product cost development, routine costing month-end close activities, establishment of annual activity rates, assessment of over/under absorption, and including: Oversee routine cost accounting activities for month-end close, including cost run update/analysis, moving average review, and assessment of over/under absorption, and the resulting journal entries and account reconciliations. Maintain the models that calculate the cost of products, including preparing or reviewing cost models on a monthly basis, updating cost models periodically to ensure costing accuracy, routinely reviewing inputs into costing models and developing and overseeing improvements to costing methods and practices. Work directly with EIMEA and North America Costing Senior Manager on process transition, improvement and globalization of costing activities. Work with business and operation partners to understand the impacts on costing for actual and historical results. Strategic costing advisor and owner of standard cost setting, approval and activity rates. PRIMARY DUTIES Routine Costing Activities: Monthly Period Close. Coach, train, manage, review and/or approve costing analysts in performing complex tasks accurately and efficiently in the monthly close process. Participate in processes as needed. Periodic Standard and Moving Average Cost Development. Coach, train, manage, review and/or approve, the development and streamlining of processes for the calculation of standard/Moving Average costs. Develop tools for analysis, review, and delivery of data for multiple plants. Inventory Counts. Partner with Operations to plan, coordinate, monitor and ensure execution of the physical counts at all required locations. Interaction with commercial business partners and commercial team to ensure proper costs are reflected on our management systems Process Enhancement and Harmonization: Colla… – Permanente – Horário completo