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Petaling Jaya, Selangor, MY Tanjung Keling, Melaka, MY Seremban, MY

Category:  Global Business Service Jobs

Cost Analyst

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Position overview

Are you someone with exceptional analytical skills and the ability to manage large-scale datasets? We are currently seeking a proficient Cost Analyst who is eager to enhance their expertise in the field of costing. As a Cost Analyst, your responsibilities will involve conducting cost control activities and identifying opportunities for potential cost optimization.


If you are proactive and derive satisfaction from working with data, we wholeheartedly invite you to join our team!

This role will be based in our Global Business Services located in Petaling Jaya. 


  • Participate in budget preparation, inventory revaluation, activity-based costing, and standard cost analysis.
  • Execute month-end closing and reporting tasks promptly.
  • Take the lead and proactively initiate continuous improvement activities upon identifying recurring variances through root cause analysis and variance analysis.
  • Conduct monthly analysis of volume, utility prices, and variable cost variances.
  • Establish effective liaison and coordination with various internal and external stakeholders, including Finance, Manufacturing, and Business Management teams, to address any cost-related matters.

Required skills and experience

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of professional experience in the field of Finance or costing.
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office and Excel.
  • Experience with ERP systems is considered an additional advantage.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is essential; proficiency in Mandarin, Vietnamese, and Thai languages is an added advantage.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong time management and planning abilities.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Demonstrates a collaborative and team-oriented approach.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance.

We offer

We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.

Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.

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