Costing Manager

H.B. Fuller – Mindelo, Cabo Verde – We at H.B. Fuller embrace a shared set of beliefs and competencies that direct the way we operate and express our fundamental principles about how we will achieve success. We strive to hire talent that demonstrates our beliefs and our competencies. Costing Manager reports directly to the EIMEA and North America Costing Senior Manager and indirectly to the Global Costing Director. This is a critical role in finance with responsibility and involvement across a broad range of financial and management areas. The primary objective of this position is to lead activities over reasonable and accurate product costs, in a timely and efficient manner. This position will be responsible for leading product costing activities and advancement of costing processes in coordination with the EIMEA and North America Costing Senior Manager. This position is an active contributor to the development of the day-to-day operations of the business. Specific activities include accounting, compliance and control, continuous process improvements, efficient and accurate transaction processing among others. 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 globaliz… – Permanente – Horário completo