BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Plant Accounting Manager in Queensbury, New York

Job ID: 2018-11661

Career Level: management

Division: GFO

Relocation: Yes

Location: Queensbury,New York,United States


Bard (NYSE:BCR) is a $3B high-quality developer and manufacturer of life-saving medical devices. Product families include balloons used to relieve blocked veins and arteries, ports used to deliver chemo-therapy treatment, filters that prevent blood clots from traveling to the lungs and heart, urological catheters, and guidewires necessary for almost every medical device procedure. The Corporation has 26 locations and 13,000 employees world-wide.

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The Glens Falls Operation is known as Bard’s Technology Center and is Bard’s largest domestic manufacturing facility employing approximately 700 in a three shift operation. The Glens Falls Operation manufactures over 20 different product lines serving all Bard Divisions.

Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:

Manage the Accounting functions at the Glens Falls facility in accordance with established policies and procedures.

Essential job Functions:

  • Responsible for preparing, analyzing and reporting monthly and annual financials to Facility, Division and Corporate management.

  • Perform monthly balance sheet review and reconciliation.

  • Supervise accounting staff.

  • Oversee accounts payable function & onsite payroll submissions to Corporate

  • Assist and challenge teams with compiling cost improvements, team goals, and monthly forecasts.

  • Manage both internal and external audits performed at the facility.

  • Act as site SOX Coordinator ensuring compliance.

  • Review, challenge, monitor, and support all inventory and inventory control functions.

  • Manage and report results of annual physical inventory.

  • Monitor, evaluate and coordinate the disposal of obsolete and excess inventories, including appropriate reserve requirements. Evaluate annually 3rdparty inventory in transit.

  • Prepare the annual operating budget for the facility.

  • Support the operations Staff in the overall management of the operations financials, specifically around purchase price variance, rate, indirect spending and balance sheet management.

  • Support Cost Accounting with developing project and product cost estimates for New Product On-loads and Transfers.

  • Perform monthly, quarterly and annual tax requirements for Corporate Tax.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Prior Supervisory Experience

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong analytical and accounting skills.

  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office: Excel, Access and Word.

  • Working knowledge of ERP systems. JD Edwards and Hyperion a plus.

Additional Desirable Qualifications Skills and Knowledge:

  • CPA/CMA/MBA a plus.

  • Background in lean manufacturing/six sigma a plus.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status