Senior Accountant - Costing and Operational Finance

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Posted on 01 Mar 2021

Senior Accountant - Costing and Operational Finance


Job Highlights

  • Experience in financial budget, forecast etc.
  • Experience in data management and analysis
  • Experience is setting & managing standard costing

Job Description

Responsibilities :

   Business Partnering

  • Support Plant GM , for budgeting and forecasting in terms of product and manufacturing cost with financial insight.
  • Support the Operation to align manufacturing resources against market demand.
  • A key member to Continuous Improvement programs.
  • Working with the operation team to provide manufacturing variance analysis on by product.
  • Provide financial stewardship to support all Global CI and best cost of production processes.
  • Provide accurate and timely product costing for commercial decisions .

   Financial Control

  • Ensure accurate inventory valuation for the business.
  • Monitor manufacturing control effectiveness and develop/execute improvement plans to assure accurate financial reporting


  • Prepare and monitor site Budget and Forecast
  • Work with Operation team Owners to get an understanding of performance.  Lead budget variance commentary and reporting.
  • Target areas of expense overruns/inconsistencies and implement corrective measures.    

   Ethics & Best Practices

  • Operate within Company policies and procedures such as Essentra PLC Code of Business Ethics with a high level of integrity.
  • Assure compliance of Company operations to all applicable laws, regulations and standards, regulations and standards, good business practices and company documented procedures (including but not limited to Financial Data Quality Management, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and OHSAS 14001).
  • Engage others, promote, and participate in Environmental, Health, and Safety initiatives, focusing on continuous improvement.
  • At least 5 years of experience in a manufacturing company independently managing product costing.
  • Experience is setting and managing standard costing, analysis of variance and control manufacturing variance and take corrective measures.
  • Experience in preparing and managing financial budget, forecast etc.
  • Experience of working in well-established global multinationals with matrix reporting structures.  Ability to report to a senior level outside the country.
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience in data management and analysis, including use of business intelligence reporting and finance systems.
  • Graduate or post graduate in Accounting with costing specialization .
  • Thai nationality only
  • Able to work in Bangkhuntien
  • Manufacturing experience is most preferable
  • Have a private car will be advantage
Khun Sunisa Bilsamat
Regional HR Manager, Thailand and SEA
116/3 Soi Thiantalay 24,Bangkunthian-Chaitalay Road, Thakam, Bangkunthian, Bangkok 10150
Tel: 02-819-9555 ext 540

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
5 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview


We are a Cigarette Filter manufacturing Thai – British joint venture company under ISO 9000, ISO 18000, ISO 14000, SA 8000 & TLS 8001 certificate.

Essentra is a subsidiary of a UK listed FTSC Company which is a world’s leading suppliers of specialty plastic and fiber products with 37 manufacturing facilities in 13 countries across Asia, Europe, and the Americas.  The company, which is located near the center of Bangkok, has been established in Thailand for over 39 years and has enjoyed exclusive market share locally, while 50% of its production is for export to overseas markets with an annual turnover of over Baht 1 billion.  To strengthen our business operations, the company is seeking an engineer to join our Global Graduate Engineering Development Programme.

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