Michael Page Suisse

Financial director / Consolidation


Interim production controller (m/f)

12 October Kanton St. Gallen, St. Gallen Temp

Our client is an international industrial company with production site in St. Gallen.

Mapping the production process from an accounting perspective in order to ascertain the key inputs and processes as they effect the cost of manufactureCollecting data to determine with reasonable accuracy the costs of each input and business processAnalysing data collected and recording resultsDesigning a standard costing model which will determine the costs of each product with reasonable accuracyAnalysing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs to determine the reasonableness of the modelDocumenting the system for ease of updating for changes in the costs of each input and business process in the futureLinking the costing system to the company's stock coding system to provide ease of stock valuation within the ERP system

International production company based in St. Gallen

Production Controller with cost accounting knowledge

Degree in Finance &Controlling, professional accounting qualification (equivalent to ACA, ICMA or ACCA in UK) and a sound understanding of accounting principalsStrong Excel skills are essential (and the ability to use a database, such as Access or SQL, would be an advantage)Minimum of 3 years accounting experience in a manufacturing environment (ideally with in-depth use of an ERP system)Strong costing background (systems design experience would also be and advantage)Excellent analytical skillsStrong communicator, with the ability to work with staff on all levels from senior management to production operativesFluent in both German and English

Competitive salary and great team environment