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Senior Cost Accountant

Company: Catalent
Location: Lynwood
Posted on: November 20, 2022

Job Description:

Senior Cost AccountantSouth San Francisco is one of Catalent's gummy technology development and manufacturing facilities in North America. The site manufactures organic and vegan-based nutraceuticals via confection to enhance wellness for all consumers. Simply put - we make healthy gummies. Within the Catalent network, we offer a broad range of integrated formulation and analytical services to solve difficult development and manufacturing challenges.We are currently recruiting a Senior Cost Accountant to be an integral member of the Finance team which directly supports the Operations team for the South San Francisco manufacturing facility.The Senior Cost Accountant will be instrumental in performing daily analysis and processing of manufacturing work orders, inventory tracking, and manufacturing variance analysis.The Senior Cost Accountant will report to the Controller.The RoleManage Cost Accounting and Production Analysis function.Prepare daily analysis of manufacturing variances.Assist in analyzing and preparing inventory obsolescence reserves, working closely with quality to recommend inventory adjustments.Support the finance team in establishing sound inventory policies, procedures, and financial systems to ensure the quality and integrity of inventories.Coordinate physical inventories and help review cycle counts to ensure proper internal controls are followed.Prepare and submit inventory reconciliations for raw materials, WIP, and finished goods inventories related to material variances.Report on periodic variances and their causes.Update bill of material standard costs.Conduct ongoing process constraint analyses.Calculate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles.Conduct special cost studies for use in setting selling prices.Direct cost audits and their interpretation that will assist management in directing and controlling operations.Other duties as assigned.The CandidateBS/BA in Finance or Accounting requiredCMA and/or CPA preferred5+ years of general accounting experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably in a SOX compliant companySound knowledge of US GAAP and cost accounting principlesStrong mathematical, accounting, finance, and analytical skillsExperience with SAP or JDE, Hyperion, Warehouse Management System, Excel (especially pivot tables and VLOOKUP), Word, PowerPoint and Business Objects experience desired.Catalent's standard leadership competencies that are used to interview and for Performance & Development:Leads with Integrity and RespectDelivers ResultsDemonstrates Business AcumenFosters Collaboration and TeamworkChampions ChangeEngages and InspiresCoaches and DevelopsWhy you should join Catalent:Diverse, inclusive cultureCompetitive salary401(k) retirement savings plan with company matchEducational assistance/reimbursement19 days paid time offMedical, dental, and vision insuranceLife insuranceFlexible spending accountEmployee discount programsRobust employee referral programCatalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.Catalent is committed to the health and safety of its employees, visitors and the customers and patients we serve. As a result of the global pandemic, we have modified many of our recruitment and on-boarding processes to maintain everyone's safety. The Human Resources teams will communicate all necessary safety processes and procedures throughout each stage.personal initiative. dynamic pace. meaningful work.Visit Catalent Careers to explore career opportunities.Catalent is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and veterans.If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.Important Security Notice to U.S. Job Seekers:Catalent NEVER asks candidates to provide any type of payment, bank details, photocopies of identification, social security number or other highly sensitive personal information during the offer process, and we NEVER do so via email or social media. If you receive any such request, DO NOT respond- it is a fraudulent request. Please forward such requests to for us to investigate with local authorities.

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