Accounting Manager Job Description:
The Accounting Manager leads, directs, develops, and administers the financial activities of the Manufactory. This individual must be personable, dynamic, and innovative with exceptional analytical skills, and one who deploys an energetic day to day roll up your sleeves attitude.
Accounting Manager Minimum Qualifications:
Exhibits exceptional standards of business and personal ethical conduct.
Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, with a minimum of 10 years of experience; Manufactory experiences is preferred.
Ability to work in a fast paced, continuously evolving environment.
Exceptional management skills, including delegation, problem-solving, decision-making, leadership, human relations, and diplomacy skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate across all levels within the organization.
Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.
Accounting Manager Preferred Skills:
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics emphasis or the equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.
Experience with SAP.
Experience with Cost Accounting and AP/AR.
Experience with manufacturing company.
Experience with public company.
Accounting Manager Key Responsibilities:
Manages all daily financial activities and functions of the Accounting Unit for the Battery Plant. Ensure all financial operations follows group policies and procedures.
Responsible for monthly, quarterly, and yearly closing activities for the Plant.
Prepare budgets by establishing schedules, collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data. Achieve budget objectives by scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, and initiating corrective actions.
Works with Project Team, Provides financial analysis with an emphasis on capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations.
Control, monitor, and report on inventory valuation, standard cost, and production variances; Analyze product costs and variances associated with purchased and manufactured goods; and prepare analysis of variances against budgets and financial models.
Ensure accurate costs standards are established and variances properly recorded.
Reviews and updates product cost, analyzes variances; calculates, monitors, and updates labor and overhead rates for product costing.
Responsible for defining problems, collecting data, establishing facts, drawing valid conclusions, and resolving complex problems in a timely manner.
Reviews vendor invoices for all materials, goods and services concerning Plant and checking against budget.
Performs other related duties as requested by the Director of Finance.