• Terneuzen
  • 40 uur
  • € 2600 per maand

Cost Accountant

  • 11 oktober 2017
  • Terneuzen
  • 40 uur
  • € 2600 per maand


  • 11 oktober 2017
  • vacaturenummer: 175

For The Dow Chemical Company we are looking for a Site Services Cost Accountant (32-40 uur).

Role Description:
The Cost Accountant will be expected to apply their learned technical expertise with a very good Controllers background and/or a strong Business and/or Functional sense in specific areas related to financial, reporting, functional and legal requirements. This position requires significant interaction with site manufacturing leadership across Europe, finance analysts and other various contacts within the Finance Function and a good understanding of Dows Cost flows, dedication to data quality, aspiration for continuous improvement and a strong sense of team spirit.
In this role the Cost Accountant will be supporting functions within Site Services like Manufacturing Admin, Manufacturing Admin facilities, Manufacturing Labs, Manufacturing Property Infrastructure and Plant & Site Services. Other activities would be completing Statistics as well as monitoring and controlling the intercompany rebillings under the Hubco concept in Europe.

Job Expectations:
-Record accurate, timely, cost accounting transactions to ensure integrity of financial data and all account balances are reconciled, reviewed and supported
-Manage cost-object master data, assists internal partners in managing their cost / expense performance, and ensures expenses are recorded in the appropriate period.
-Coordinate and assist internal partners to complete annual budgets in line with Corporate, Business and Functional guidelines and timing
-Proactively partner with the internal partners and perform and support cost reporting and analyzes
-Support Product Cost Estimates and insure correct inventory valuation
-Support & provide input for financial estimates for supported functions
Indicative Activities
-Identify and appropriately communicate potential risks and identify improvement opportunities
-Focus on constant process standardization while ensuring to be compliant with local tax and governmental laws
-Educate functional partners on Accounting Policies and internal control matters, and advises on the potential impacts of their decisions. Resolves any problems identified as they arise

MBO 3/4 or Bachelor in Finance or Economics

Few years of experience in accounting would be an advantage

Other Qualifications:
-Fluency in English (written & oral)
-Good command of one or more other European languages
-Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Desktop applications
-Strong analytical skills
-Works independently, is self-motivated and accountable
-Ability to work towards tight deadlines and take independent action
-Customer service mindset
-Excellent planning & organization skills
-Good team player and troubleshooter

We offer you:
An experience with lots of fun and energy in a professional organization. You can count on:
- Continuous professional and personal development possibilities
- A multicultural environment with colleagues from all over the world
- An informal and open working atmosphere
- Focus on your well-being, health and safety
- Competitive market salary

Ready to join our team?
Do you think you can strengthen our organization with your talents? We gladly invite you to hear all about your ideas on how your knowledge and experience will take the Dow Terneuzen to the next level. Besides, we are eager to hear why you like to get started in our service center and why you feel you are the right match for this job!

You can address your job application (in English) to RTCFlexcenterDOW@randstad-tempoteam.nl

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Marcelle Pieters