Inventory Controller - based in Nieuwerkerk a/d Ijssel, The Netherlands in Zoetermeer, Netherlands at SCIEX

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID: SCI002056

About Us

SCIEX – An operating
company within Danaher’s Life Sciences platform

SCIEX helps to improve the
world we live in by enabling scientists and laboratory analysts to find answers
to the complex analytical challenges they face. Our leadership in LC-MS and
CE-MS have made us a trusted partner globally to those who are focused on basic
research, drug discovery, food and environmental testing, forensic toxicology,
clinical research and diagnostics. With over 40 years of innovation, we
continue to redefine what is achievable in routine and complex analysis.

We are seeking smart, team-oriented
people who have purpose and are committed to helping us deliver Answers for Science. Knowledge for Life.
™ Our global team, located on every continent, is our greatest strength,
bringing diverse perspectives and breakthrough thinking. With the power of the
Danaher Business System behind us, it’s our people who have made us the
industry leader. Come join our winning team. Visit us at


  • In
    charge of the entire transactional inventory accounting (prep of journal
    entries with complete support & back up)
  • B/S
    reconciliations related to inventory & other related accounts
    (freight, duty, others) according to US GAAP
  • Calculation
    of inventory related accruals E&O, PPV, others according to US GAAP
  • Validation
    of CoGs and perform cost analysis

  • Provide
    management with key performance indicators for decision making purposes
  • Monitor,
    review and troubleshoot inventory transactions on a daily basis,
    identifying any irregularities. Provide monthly reconciliation of
    inventory sub-ledger to the general ledger inventory accounts.

Assist with the preparation of monthly
Budget/Plan versus Actuals variance analyses

Perform fixed asset accounting and own
the Capex process

  • Perform
    Controlling and monitor landed costs (freight, customs, others) and
    propose improvements

  • Establish
    and plan, perform cycle counts by product or group of products
  • Review
    results of the cycle counts

  • Make
    recommendations for improving effectiveness of accounting policies and
    procedures related to the Supply Chain

After full immersion, work on special
projects and assignments with the Regional Controller


Job Requirements



  • Higher level Accounting degree
  • >5 years experience as a
    Controller / Accountant in cost and inventory accounting
  • Experience in production,
    logistics and supply chain environments

Proficiency in Oracle

English full command

High level of accuracy

Proactive and stand alone

Able to drive projects in ambiguous
environments and deal with “strong” characters

Person who can grow vertically in 2-3
years to a higher controlling position within the Finance organization

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science &
technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex
challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are
leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries. A globally
diverse team of 81,000 associates, we are united by our culture and operating
system, the Danaher Business System, which is our competitive advantage. In
2015, we generated $20.6B in revenue and our market cap exceeded $60B. We are
#149 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more
than 2,000% over 20yrs.

At Danaher, you can build a career
in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic
careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced,
results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here
you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our
people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning