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Cost Analyst / Accountant

Dammam, Saudi Arabia


Job Description

This position is responsible for supporting the finance function in the KSA. This requires accomplishing a variety of accounting and finance tasks, including but not limited to manufacturing related cost accounting. 
  • Annual Standard Costing based on overheads and capacity usage review.
  • Prepare, analyze and report weekly, monthly, quarterly gross margin analysis by brand by customer type
  • Assist in month-end closing, prepare journal entries as necessary, analyze inventory evaluation, inventory roll forward
  • Update standard costs new & existing material 
  • Periodical review, analysis & reporting of cost variances 
  • Construct data accumulation systems for a cost accounting system 
  • Prepare collateral reporting 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance 
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job typically acquired through 3 or more years of related experience 
  • Must be able to adapt to new and different computer programs and software to enable efficient data gathering and analysis 
  • Ability to research, compile, analyze and interpret data 
  • Good written, verbal communication and collaborative skills 
  • Proficiency in Excel and Microsoft Office products 
  • Ability to analyze and reconcile complex accounts and reserves. 
  • Working Knowledge & Experience of SAP preferred 
  • Power & Energy industry background preferred 

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Middle East

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 044774