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Regional Plant Analyst

Maidenhead, United Kingdom

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905746745W

Job Title: Regional Plant Analyst
Location: Maidenhead/UK
Reporting to:  Regional Plant Senior Analyst

GCF level: 25


Johnson & Johnson is one of the largest and most broadly-based manufacturers of healthcare products in the world with turnover in excess of $75BN and with 3 strands to its core business namely Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Consumer. Our values make us unique. We are passionate about doing what is right for our customers, communities and colleagues, and by doing so, we can better serve the health and well-being of people everywhere. At Johnson & Johnson you can build a career and employees are empowered and encouraged to chart their own career paths. Together, we can make a difference. We believe that nothing can’t be solved when committed individuals bring together their resources and their resolve.

The Consumer EAME Centre of Excellence (COE), as part of the worldwide Global Services group, has responsibility for providing accounting services, business analytics and reporting for all business units across the Consumer EAME region. Johnson & Johnson Consumer EAME has sales of over $4bn and sells approximately 100 distinct brands.

Key to this role is to be a subject matter expert in manufacturing accounting & analysis and to provide financial support to Local Finance, Sourcing and business support teams, ensuring that all financial processes are aligned across all Plants within the Region, ensuring the inventory, production & OCNIS accounting is accurate and compliant in line with Johnson & Johnson Worldwide Procedures (WWP). The Plant Analyst will be part of a team providing financial support and expertise to 10 manufacturing plants in EMEA.


Process responsibilities:

• Build and maintain strong relationships with Regional Supply Chain organization and local Plant team
• To provide financial expertise and support to Supply Chain business support
• Proactively and continuously improve, streamline, and align Inventory related financial processes across Plants. Participate in projects and drive changes. Promote best practices
• Cooperate with other CoE Teams (especially Compliance) and functions
• To liaise on behalf of CoE Organization with Projects Teams (e.g. STF) to ensure all inventory accounting flows are integrated into standard CoE accounting and processes
• Ensure the accounting accuracy for Inventory sections of TB:
o Gross Inventory
o Inventory Reserves
o Direct GRIR
o OCNIS (Other Costs Not In Standard)
This requires process expertise, in depth knowledge and understanding of WWP
• Preparation of monthly variance analysis
• Execution of month-end financial close process
• Plant Stock Takes procedures alignment and process participation
• Point of contact and key business partner for all inventory and production related month end closing activities and ongoing processes and queries for two manufacturing plants
• Review and comment financial performance vs. targets
• Cooperate with Internal and External Audit as required




• Part or fully qualified accountant or an international qualified accountant equivalent, with financial experience

• English essential
• Other European languages desirable

Experience Required:
• Manufacturing/Plant accounting
• Ideally familiar with Johnson & Johnson worldwide procedures and practises

Skills & Competencies:
• Strong Financial Accounting skills (US GAAP desirable)
• Knowledge of SAP (StF), BPCS, Movex,
• Advanced Excel skills
• Strong interpersonal and customer service skills required
• Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and be able to thrive in a fast-paced work environment
• Ability to standardise and improve processes
• Ability to thrive in a multi-cultural environment

Primary Location
United Kingdom-England-Maidenhead-
J&J Consumer Services EMAE., Ltd (8675)
Job Function
Requisition ID