ROLE: Cost Accountant
REPORTING TO: Accounting Supervisor
ORGANIZATION: Global Finance
COMPANY NAME: Specialized Bicycle Components
LOCATION: Morgan Hill, CA USA
Come work with one of the most innovative brands in the world! We are looking for a Cost Accountant to work with some of the best talent in the industry. Specialized is more than just a bike company. We are a company filled with passionate cyclists and outdoor enthusiasts who are dedicated to innovation, environmental advocacy, and creating bikes & equipment (shoes, saddles, helmets, apparel, etc.) for every kind of rider. This is great opportunity to join a fun, fast paced, and passionate culture and make a significant difference in cycling community with amazing products that cyclists love.
We are looking for a cost accountant that is detailed oriented, assertive professional to train and grow with the Global Finance Organization. This position requires frequent interaction and collaboration with various product groups and markets.
HOW YOU WILL MAKE A DIFFERENCE:
- Own full scope analysis and accounting responsibilities for all product lines
- Work with product managers for product costing
- Update standard cost and cost sub-elements in Oracle
- Communicate costs to other markets
- Analyze and explain monthly cost variances such as IPV-PPV and absorptions
- Close Inventory and Purchasing modules monthly
- Analyze and ensure capitalized variances accurately reflect correct inventory valuation
- Work with engineering and product managers to cost tooling
- Analyze tooling and reassess amortization periods and amounts as necessary
- Enter and reconcile tooling assets in the Fixed Assets subledger
- Analyze annual freight costs
- Complete month-end tasks
- Analyze Inventory reserves at model and calendar year end
WHAT YOU NEED TO WIN:
- Bachelor’s degree with an accounting background
- 5+ years of accounting experience
- Experience working with business process owners outside of the accounting function
- Oracle experience preferred
- Strong interpersonal skills/assertiveness
- Proficient with MS Office Excel & Discoverer a plus
Specialized is the global leader in the designing and manufacturing of high performing technologically advanced bicycles, components and cycling apparel for world champion riders and cycling enthusiasts. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Morgan Hill, California, Specialized is a global company with offices throughout the world.
To apply for this position please visit www.specialized.com
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