Location: Johor/Senai
Salary: 8,000 - 12,000 MYR
Industry: Consumer Goods
Sub-industry: Food & Beverage
Function: Finance & Accounting

Company Overview

Company Overview

This business is a leading manufacturer is currently looking for a Costing Manager to join their well establish team based in Johor reporting to the Finance Director, managing a small team.

Job Description

Job Description
• Plan, organize and direct all the activities of the cost accounting function
• Manage day to day operations of the existing cost accounting function from management of current rates to monthly close and analysis
• Providing analysis and identify variance gaps and solutions for reporting purposes
• A business partner to operations head/finance head on achieving cost effectiveness of raw materials and finished products
• Support the Project Cost Team in the development of a standard costing system if needed
• Identify, hire and develop in-plant junior cost accountants
• Development and maintenance of standard costs and SOX controls for forecasting and budgeting initiatives
• Perform the monthly closing activities including preparation of the cost to operate statement along with supporting analysis
• Proactive analysis of variances and communication of issues and opportunities to operations management
• Develop metrics and tracking system for major cost drivers
• Define policies and procedures for all cost accounting activities


• A Bachelor's Degree in Finance/Accounting OR a professional qualification (CPA/ACCA/CIMA etc.)
• A minimum of 6-10 years’ experience in finance and accounting from a MNC/SME/PLC
• US Gaap/SOX experience would be an added advantage
• Ability to work under pressure in meeting deadlines.
• Good communication skills and experience managing a small team would be an advantage
• preferably from a Manufacturing Environment/Multinational

Job reference: JO-200312-213800

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