Inventory Accountant is owner of Inventory costing and responsible for providing relevant & accurate and timely inventory information
Responsible for ensuring best proactive inventory control are in place and reporting of any variations
Proactively minimize inventory levels and analysis of stock provisions
Provide inventory financial information to Finance and support to deliver forecast and budget
A Typical Day
Inventory Control and Costing
Ownership of the inventory GL Account (finished goods, spare part, fixed assets)
Ensure inventory transactions are accurately recorded and stock takes are carried out
Responsible for ensuring best practice inventory control and exception of variations
Ensuring stock take process are adhered to and assisting supply chain team in ensuring stock takes are completed accurate an on time
Other detailed ad-hoc costing analysis
Budgeting & Forecasting
Provide inventory financial information to Finance to assist in preparation of budget, ensuring a robust process and providing all supporting information needed
Forecasting supply and demand requirement to ensure availability
Comply with all relevant company policies and development
Who You Are
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or other relevant disciplines
At least 3 years in fixed assets management, finance inventory management or inventory controlling
Experiences working with FMCG, Consumer appliance or retails business
Good analytical & logistical thinking
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with stakeholders across functions
Both reactive and proactive, you work efficiently and flexibly to deliver results.
With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data, you can also translate this into meaningful, useful information that informs decision-making.
You build trust, good working relationships and communicate effectively with your colleagues and across functions. You can manage changing priorities with ease.