Supply Chain Accounting Senior Manager

Camden, NJ

September 9, 2019

Imagine…working for a company that knows that its people are the key to its success in the marketplace. A company in which achieving extraordinary results and having a stimulating work experience are part of the same process.

We cultivate and embrace a diverse employee population. We recognize that people with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives fuel our growth and enrich our global culture.

We are looking for an individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced, team oriented environment, likes to be challenged, and values the opportunity to make a difference.

General Summary:

The Supply Chain Accounting Lead will play a key role in providing leadership and guidance to the Supply Chain Accounting Center of Excellence (COE). The ideal candidate will be a strong value-added business partner to the Supply Chain Finance team, the Corporate Controllers group, the Division Finance teams, and functional counterparts.

This role will be responsible for a wide range of accounting and people management tasks. A successful candidate will be able to work independently and enjoy leading a diverse team of people (both in-house and outsourced). Candidate must be well-organized and flexible to be able to manage multiple tasks at once.

Critically important to this position is:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to interact well with a diverse set of team members, external partners, auditors, etc. and adjust to your audience
  • A continuous improvement mindset (identifying opportunities, proposing solutions and executing corrections)
  • Taking ownership over tasks and processes in a fast-paced environment, sometimes under pressure
  • A strong attention to detail

Primary Accounting Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and manage a team responsible for supply chain accounting including:
    • AOP standard setting and product costing for all SAP manufacturing plants and co-manufacturing plants;
    • Accounting support and coordination for all SAP manufacturing plants
    • Inventory valuation/reserve management;
    • Inventory control over both internal plants and third-party warehouse locations
    • Fixed assets
  • Act as the SAP subject matter expert for supply chain accounting and partner with the IT Finance support team
  • Lead strategic efforts for continuous improvement, standardization of processes and deliverables, and efficiency projects
  • Provide oversight and support to the third-party offshore Accenture team
  • Be a strong value-added business partner to the Corporate Controllers group, the Division Finance teams, and the functional counterparts

Primary People Management Responsibilities:

  • Supervise a team (both in-house and outsourced) responsible for the primarily responsibilities listed above as well as specific month-end close processes and account reconciliations
  • Maintain a consistent focus on talent development and performance management
  • Hold team accountable to objectives and monitor team performance through metrics
  • Travel to other Campbell locations to provide guidance, as necessary – willing to travel up to 15%

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required, CPA preferred
  • 10-12 years of relevant accounting/finance experience required, relevant industry experience preferred
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP and SEC requirements
  • Experience with SAP preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Highly motivated and proactive in problem solving
  • Strong verbal and written communication and client interface skills
  • Strong attention to detail

The Company is committed to providing equal opportunity for employees and applicants in all aspects of the employment relationship, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

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