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Sanofi Group Manager, Industrial Accounting in Framingham, Massachusetts


Job Title: Manager, Industrial Accounting

The Manager, Industrial accounting drives the annual standard cost development process and monitors performance against the standard cost throughout the year. They are responsible for the annual standard cost rolling as well as monthly closing activities related to manufacturing technical accounting and inventory reporting and reconciliation. They ensure compliance with Group and Industrial Affairs reporting guidelines and procedures and make recommendations on how to improve COGs performance.

Key Responsibilities

Standard costs management

  • Develop annual standard production cost in compliance with group guidelines

  • Standard Costs calculation & update, BOM and routing update together with Manufacturing, Supply Chain, MSAT (Manufacturing Science And Technology)

  • ATLAS update

  • Provide all analysis to understand and explain standard costs

Monthly reporting

  • Provide accurate and effective industrial performance measurement and reporting with variances & explanations, trend analysis for future Forecast and cost control Industrial Performance tracking, analysis & reporting: Activity (Absorption), Yield, PPV (Purchase Price Variance)

  • Identify & communicate areas for attention to maintain & improve cost performance (i.e. Cost reduction areas in material & conversion cost, maximization of favorable variances, yield improvement etc. and monitoring implementation of agreed action plan)

Inventories Management

  • Ensure accurate Inventory valuation, write-offs, destruction approval workflows are in line with local and group guidelines

  • Inventory stock take, capitalization of variances, monitoring against Athena in line with procedures

  • Support the management team on strategic investment decisions like Product transfers, new products make or buy decision etc. and the impact of business changes.

  • Follow-up Inventory, MARCO reconciliations, and in coordination with Supply Chain propose action plans to reach targets

Internal Controls, Audits & Liaison

  • Adhere to all applicable policies, procedures, laws and regulations

  • Report deviations in Internal Control to management in accordance with process owners

  • Support the implementation of action plans

Education/Experience/Technical Skills

  • Bachelor in Finance

  • 3-5 years of experience in Finance, Controlling, Cost accounting and/or Planning and Analysis

  • Solid cost accounting in a production environment

  • Solid experience in SAP

  • Knowledge of other tools a plus (TM1, Qlikview, …)

  • Analytical Ability

  • Interpersonal skills

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.



At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.