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Inventory Accountant I
Ref No.: 18-13148
Location: Cordova, Tennessee
Position Type:Acct-Finan
Start Date / End Date: 09/10/2018 to 03/15/2019
Job Description:
  • The Inventory Accountant will be an integral member of the Finance team for the North America region. The individual will be responsible for the preparation of reconciliations and analysis of the field inventory/asset balances within the Advanced Surgical Devices business lines.
 
Responsibilities: (Please specify % amount against each responsibility)
 
  • Inventory count reconciliation process (100%):
  • Liaise with Commercial Field Logistics team to ensure inventory/asset count plans are up to date and plan timing for preparation of reconciliations to be performed in advance of district/area count 5%
  • Obtain reports from SAP, OSC and other related systems to reconcile inventory/asset movements of actual inventory and assets held at locations within region. This drives the assessment of the outcome of the counts. 15%
  • Support the Commercial Field Logistics team post count to ensure initial results are validated and is reasonable (at a high level) 15%
  • Work with Commercial Field Logistics and inventory specialist in the field to ensure all reconciling items are supported and proposals for final adjustments are validated and appropriately reviewed and approved 15%
  • Confirm inventory adjustments made in SAP are aligned to the approved proposal above and provide updates to management on the impact of adjustments to the P&L 10%
  • Assist in the logistics of the inventory validation process and play a key role in ensuring the end to end field inventory and asset count processes are robust and based on complete and accurate data 10%
  • Develop a deep understanding of the supply chain model inventory/asset model to identify risks and opportunities for improvements in the field inventory and asset management. 10%
  • Contribute to ad-hoc projects / requests of varying duration 20%
 
Education:
 
  • Minimum Bachelor's in Accounting and/or Finance
  • Licenses/ Certifications: CPA license (or international equivalent) recommended (not required)
 
Experience:
 
  • Minimum 3 years of experience.
  • Strong Understanding of SOX compliance and integrated audits.
  • Very strong with MS Excel experience , SAP experience a plus
  • Experience auditing clients with significant amounts of inventory, or working in a public company with significant amounts of inventory
 
Competences:
 
  • Very strong attention to detail.
  • Proven problem solving skills.
  • Solid financial / accounting acumen.
  • Strong business acumen.
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written).
  • Ability to prioritize work effectively.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Ability to focus on the details while grasping the wider concepts.
  • Comfort level to work independently with limited or without direction.
 
Manager Note:
 
               
  • Quick study, able to work through large sets of data and deliver reconciliations on schedule.
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Must have Experience:
 
  • Minimum 3 years of experience.
  • Strong Understanding of SOX compliance and integrated audits.
  • Very strong with MS Excel experience , SAP experience a plus
  • Experience auditing clients with significant amounts of inventory, or working in a public company with significant amounts of inventory
Apply on-line for immediate consideration, please send your updated resume and contact info via
Contact: Asha Krishna
Email: asha@sunrisesys.com | 732-395-4591