Cost Accountant

Organization
Pacific Biosciences
Job Location
1380 Willow Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Job Description

The people of PacBio make working for the company an enjoyable experience. We hire smart, determined individuals, and favor attitude and ability over experience. Our team comes from every corner of the globe, speaks dozens of languages, and reflects a variety of rich cultures.

PacBio is seeking an exceptional Cost Accountant to join a dynamic team of highly experienced and talented individuals. 

Responsibilities: 
Product Costing and analysis of growing biotech product lines (Instruments/Chips/Reagents).
Overhead and manufacturing variance research, analysis and reporting. 
Support Manufacturing Operations (Supply Chain, Instruments, and Consumables)
Diagnose costing/inventory problems, research operational activities, ad hoc analysis that create efficient solutions/business processes.
Monthly accounting close in support of Manufacturing/Inventory, and subsequent Audits.

Requirements

High energy, high capacity individual with 5 to 7 years direct experience in cost accounting, experience in semi-conductor manufacturing a plus.
Must have experience working in a high tech manufacturing operation in a fast paced environment Strong analytical skills focused on process improvement.
SAP/Oracle Cost System experience, integrated ERP
Advanced Excel skills (filters, pivot and lookup features)
BS Degree in Accounting or Finance

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability, gender identity, and sexual orientation.

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