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Senior Cost Accountant

Accounting, Finance & Accounting in San Francisco, CA

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

 

 

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

About the Role

 

Uber JUMP Bike is currently looking to add a Cost Accountant to our rapidly growing company. This is a truly unique opportunity to join a team at the forefront of autonomous vehicle development and the ability to count objects in all state of movement is essential! If you have a desire for change and a longing to be at the start of something huge, then this may be the role for you.

What You’ll Do

  • Perform month end close activities related to cost accounting
  • Perform activities to determine costs of business such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor
  • Record cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Analyze actual manufacturing costs and prepare periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Analyze audits of costs and prepare reports
  • Provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services, including gross margin calculations and variance analyses
  • Maintain Cost Accounting System
  • Conduct physical inventories and monitor cycle count program
  • Reconcile finished goods inventories
  • Maintain and improve processes and controls associated with the cost accounting function, including but not limited to manufacturing costs and inventory valuation
  • Maintain new and existing cost accounting policies, procedures and process documentation
  • Support compliance relating to internal financial controls and procedures for cost accounting and manufacturing operations, including developing and/or updating procedures to enhance efficiency and internal controls

 

What You’ll Need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 3+ years of accounting experience
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, with the ability to manipulate and digest large amounts of data required
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Team player, work well independently while knowing when to speak up for help
  • Excellent time and self-management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask

 

Bonus Points If

  • Public accounting experience
  • Oracle R12
  • ERP implementation experience

 

About the Team

We build scalable & controlled processes and help implement accounting systems and automation for our Global Accounting function.


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