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Senior Manager - Cost Accounting

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Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Dahej, GJ, IN, 392130

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Lubrizol Advanced Materials is an essential ingredient in improving lives. Our innovative products enhance the shampoos, lotions and soaps you use; the medicine you take; the sports apparel and shoes you wear; the detergents that keep your whites whiter and your colors from fading; the medical devices that speed your recovery and enhance your comfort; the specialty coatings that make your wood furniture, floors and cabinets more durable, more beautiful and more sustainable; and the plumbing systems in your home that will never corrode, pit or scale.  With such a diverse portfolio, Lubrizol Advanced Materials offers unparalleled career growth opportunities for top-talent.  To learn more about each of our core businesses, click on the following links: <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Engineered Polymers<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Personal Care<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Home Care<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Lubrizol LifeSciences<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Performance Coatings<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">, and <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Lubrizol CPVC Piping Systems<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">.


Summary of the Role:


The Purpose of this role is to lead and/or support for product costing, CAPEX tracking, cost optimization projects, Plant budgeting, audits and month closure activities.


Responsibilities / Accountabilities:  


  • Responsible for Product costing along with performing various costing process in SAP for Manufacturing operations.
  • Responsible to setup costing process for upcoming manufacturing in line with Global costing process and to customize the process as per local needs.
  • Support Site Manager on various cost optimization projects.
  • Work with Finance partner and Commercial team to build business case by providing inputs from costing perspective.
  • Track Plant CAPEX for upcoming manufacturing facility and provide insights for new CAPEX request.
  • Support to Site Manager during preparation of Budgeting process and providing various reports including Variance report against plan and prior year, product cost, tracking of KPI etc.
  • Performing inventory valuations under Indian and US GAAP.
  • Responsible to lead on monthly closure activity from costing perspective.
  • Independently manage the cost Audit for the manufacturing facility.


Requirements (education, experience, competencies and specific job requirements):


  • Bachelor of commerce with ICWA (Cost accountant) OR Chartered Accountant (C.A.) with 8 to 10 years of Experience.
  • Prior experience in manufacturing Industry will be an added advantage.
  • Previously worked in SAP environment and proficiency in MS Excel

 Success Competencies: 


  • Financial Acumen
  • Deliver Results
  • Collaborate
  • Open Communication



<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">About Us: LZAM South Asia is headquartered in Mumbai where we also house our application labs for Lubrizol’s LifeScience and Performance Coatings groups. We have regional office based at Delhi. The CPVC compounding plant is located at Dahej, Gujrat.

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Our Employment offers you -

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1. Diversity & Inclusion<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> - Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We believe that embracing diversity, inclusion and a global mindset will be a key enabler of our success. <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2. Culture –<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> Lubrizol’s culture of accountability and empowerment drives our success. Together, we are Lubrizol: Where science excels, and people make a difference.

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3. Work Life Balance<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> -<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> We provide flexible working schedule that empowers you to split time and energy between work and other important areas of your life successfully.

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4. Benefits -<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> We believe our employees are most important to us. We take care of our diverse workforce and a culture of inclusive engagement in the workplace. We develop and train our employees and provide flexible medical benefits to address medical urgencies. Do explore to know more.

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