Senior Cost Accountant

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Apr 25, 2024
Jun 01, 2024
Staff, Senior
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Responsibilities:
- Review of project / contract terms and ensure that same are reflected in the ERP system
- Manage project / contract accounting and its controls
- Ensure accurate cost & revenue recognition for each project or contract
- Review project / contract financial performance in line with term sheet - review revenue and gross margin on an order, customer and business unit level
- Prepare financial and management reports including month end reconciliations
- Act as a financial sparring partner for the project managers and financial management team
- Manage audits with regards to projects
- Ensure timely follow-ups of all outstanding items for accurate accounting
- Resolve internal customer inquiries in a professional manner
- Support the work of the team as directed by management
- Submit monthly reports and assisting in month-end-closing
- Contribute to the working environment by displaying a positive attitude and a high work ethic
- Ensure compliance with internal controls, procedures and policy and with a US GAAP regime
- Maintain documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices
- Assist in the testing, deployment, and management of processes/projects supporting the cost accounting function
- Assist with other projects as needed
Skills, Knowledge, Abilities:[create standard skills/responsibilities to include as necessary, but can also be removed, added or edited as needed for position]
- Must be strong in solid written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
- Must possess good analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills.
- Must have extensive knowledge of accounting practices.
- Must possess strong leadership skills & ability to interact with top management / external agencies.
- Must be proficient in good presentation skills and MS-Office suite.
- Must have strong exposure to SAP S/4 Hana GUI and Fiori apps
- Must have hands-on working experience in SAP projects and CPM (especially in Cost-to-Cost based revenue recognition on Fixed Priced Projects in SAP)
- Must have good working experience in all Revenue/COPA processes, including RA, RAR and Settlement for multiple types of orders (projects, sales orders, contracts and service orders), multiple RA keys and settlement rules for different order types.
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, or Finance.
- CA / CPA / Cost Accountant (CMA) highly preferred.
- Requires 10+ years of progressive accounting experience including management experience.