Misr ELHegaz Group is one of the largest plastics manufacturers in the Middle East and Africa is hiring
Tasks & Duties:
Supervise, design, and implement a consistently effective cost control system and a company budget and reporting system.
Review and present budget proposals and prepare financial documents and reports to include suggestions on how to address and close financial gaps based on the data analyzed.
Manage and support performance achievement against function and individual KPI’s of the team .
Plan, organize ,and direct all the activities of the cost accounting function.
Manage day-to-day operations of the existing cost accounting function from the management of current unit costs to monthly close and analysis.
Manage the transition from the existing cost environment to a new cost system.
Identify, hire and develop cost accountants.
Development and maintenance of standard costs.
Perform the monthly closing activities including preparation of the cost statement along with supporting analysis.
Proactive analysis of variances and communication of issues and opportunities to the rest of Finance.
Develop metrics and tracking systems for major cost drivers.
Define policies and procedures for all cost accounting activities
Responsible for inventory accounting and reporting.
Preparing the Company Budget and Budgetary reports on a regular basis.
Direct reporting to Finance Director.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
10+ years of progressive experience in accounting management
CPA or CMA preferred
Experienced with financial systems and applications (e.g.. Excel, ERP, and accounting software)
Strong analytical skills
Proven experience in driving process improvement
Ability to lead, motivate and support accounting team Strong communication skills.
Comfortable with occasional ambiguity but able to make calculated decisions
Expert PC, modeling, and analytical skills (both quantitative and qualitative)
Experience resolving basic issues in a timely and efficient manner; begins to gain exposure to the resolution of complex issues.