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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 10,2021
    • Entrusting Package
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    Cost Analyst


    Abbott is a global health care company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies that span the breadth of health care. With a portfolio of leading, science-based offerings in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott serves people in more than 160 countries and employs approximately 110,000 people.

    Responsible for accounting, financial planning and cost accounting analysis on actuals, plans and updates, forecast and other analyzes with the aim to support operational activities and to provide support for strategic plans for Europe Third Part Manufacturers. The Cost Analyst is a member of project teams and provides financial support in the business decision process.


    • Support APO Manufacturing Europe to plan and update operations
    • Support business units with financial analyzes in various fields
    • Standard cost settings and related analyzes
    • Monthly calculation of manufacturing variances and analysis
    • Monthly reconciliation of consigned inventory between Abbott and Third Party Manufacturers and resolve variances with the business units (for exampl: logistics, quality departement) and TPM‘s
    • Handling of the month and year-closings, underpinned by a clear analysis of the variances recorded in the Profit and Loss accounts
    • Support for monthly loss and profit talks with headquarters
    • Identify and financially coordinate inventory on risk in collaboration with colleagues in multidisciplinary teams
    • Coordinating and performing annual inventory counts at Third Part Manufacturers
    • Conducting business in accordance with applicable procedures and compliance requirements
    • Analysis of balances between accounts
    • Implementation of various ad hoc analyzes

    Job requirements:

    • bachelor's degree in the economic field with 1-2 years relevant work experience
    • Fluent in English both spoken and written
    • Able to work in 'virtual' multidiscilplinaire teams.
    • Excellent knowledge and use of Microsoft Office and excellent proficiency with excel
    • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate within the finance department to plan as well as business managers, senior managers and employees at the TPM.
    • The opportunity to make business trips

    What do we offer?

    Abbott provides a varied, challenging and international position in a dynamic and pleasant working environment. In our organization, you can count on excellent primary and secondary benefits (for example: holiday bonus, 13th month salary, etc…) a positive working atmosphere, a personal growth plan, extensive training opportunities and good career perspective.

    How to apply?

    If you are appealed by Abbott, looking for a job with meaning and recognize yourself in the outlined profile, please make your interest known via our website (

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