• Costing Analyst - Kuching Factory - (190001Z4) Jobs in Malaysia - 917419

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  • Malaysia - Sarawak - Kuching
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Job Description

The incumbent is expected to pro actively promote cost management, support factory performance drivers, decision support to product costing by business unit and also expected to comply with relevant requirements and best practices in performing day to day work (eg CSI, NAS & Costing Standards)

The incumbent is expected to work closely with shop floor and provide necessary action plans and guidance towards cost improvements

Your responsibilities would be to

Perform Costing and Promote Cost Management

Manage and responsible for timely preparation of ACE, transfer pricing, actual cost
Manage periodical reporting for variance for plants and business units and take necessary decision on certain action plans together with factory team
Manage and responsible for product costing and to attend/ liaise enquiries from Business Units and CDS
Understanding of cost structures/ drivers and translate into a meaningful action plans to drive cost improvements
Liaison with internal/ external customers and take necessary decision/ ownership relating to financial information
Create visibility, coherent and common cost transparency/best practices
Do provisional costing for new products when necessary

Support business performance

Monitoring of factory and business cost drivers through KPIs, trends and benchmarking
Ensure timely preparation of PEC
Analyse variance reports and ensure periodical reviews and support factory management on decisions of corrective actions, monthly and
weekly based on variance reports by plant
Work closely with Business Unit for Gaps Analysis and provide value adding commentary on performance variances and to help to drive the most appropriate corrective actions
Involvement with factory initiatives via DOR cost improvement
Response to queries from internal/ external customers

Compliance with relevant control environment

Execute accounting controls in accordance with the materiality of transactions
Comply with Nestle Accounting Standards, Nestle Costing Standards for Manufacturing and Company Standing Instructions
Follow up of previous audit issues

Financial & Costing Data Integrity

Apply clear definition of responsibilities around data integrity and accuracy at source including check and analyse GL reporting impact
Ensure proper maintenance of Data Based Management in SAP Costing system
Participate in warehouse stock count

Functional Skills

Super User for Globe - Costing Stream
Provide training for factory team with regards to cost management
Ensure SAP costing processes and best practices are in place
Completion of workflow in time


Check and reports to external parties and government agencies
Management of petty cash
Administration support and housekeeping
Prepare Tax analysis
Involvement with factory Safety activities HIRADC & EAEI & BO etc
Coordinator for IS and system issue

You must have the following

Possess a Degree/Masters degree or professional qualification in Accounting / Finance Member of ACCA or CIMA
Minimum 3 - 5 years experience in a Costing calculation, analysis and control managerial capacity, preferably in manufacturing costing experience, ideally within a factory or supply chain environment

Other attributes that we are looking for

Experienced working in audit firm will be an added advantage
Understanding and application of NAS, Costing Standards for Manufacturing (CSM) and other reporting guidelines
Solid knowledge of business principles and best practices to ensure sustainability of business and drive continuous performance improvement
Thorough knowledge of financial concepts and principles
Proficiency in SAP
Strong proficiency in Excel
Able to multitask
Nestle Accounting Standards, Costing Standards and CSI
Good inter-personal skills
Analytical and communication skills
Leadership and people management
Time Management
Computer Skills (MS Office - Excel, Power Point)

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Industry:Consumer Products/FMCG

Salary:Not Disclosed

Deadline:03rd Oct 2019

Company Profile

Global food giant with a local focus.
We are the world’s leading Nutrition, Health and Wellness Company, with a global footprint that employs more than 335,000 employees in over 150 countries. We are the largest Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) company in Malaysia, with over 5,500 employees, 7 factories across Malaysia, and our head office in Mutiara Damansara, Selangor.
Enhance quality of life.
Play a worthwhile, impactful role in getting 8,500 brands and 10,000 products out to the world to meet the nutritional needs and wants of people everywhere, every day.

Deliver Good Food, Good Life to the world, as we develop your talents

Work for the greater good, as you nurture a well-rounded career in every way

At Nestlé, we firmly believe that our people hold the key to our continuing success. Recognizing talent, developing our employees, managing their careers for long term growth and rewarding performance accordingly, are all part of our commitment to our people.
Join us, and you will soon discover there’s more to like, and more to life, at Nestlé.

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