Cost Control Supervisor – Casual Dining

Alshaya
Kuwait

Ref: GP435-2052
Alshaya

The Role


The Role


The Role:

The position contributes to the success of Casual Dining by providing the accounting and the analysis of the retail cost of goods sold and inventory adjustments; providing suggestions, advice and an accounting perspective to retail operations, retail FMC, MIS, food and beverage and other internal departments in relation to retail inventory and cost.

Responsibilities:

* Takes the lead to analyze the day to day and period end results with respect to retail products by department.
* Provides and supports retail Ops on sales, gross margin analysis.
* Identifies management information needs with respect to inventories and related costs.
* Identify user compliance issues and suggestions for improvements to the department manager for further action in line with Applicaiton system manager's (ASM) discretion.
* Provide information needs with respect to sales, product updates and inventories and related costs and provided suggestions to user compliance issues for improvement as advised by ASM.
* Provides useful reports to retail Ops and cross functions with information regarding sales, costs and inventory adjustments and variances.
* Identify any opportunities to speed up month end closing process by following up on inventory bookings and all related processes that is being performed from store and warehouse.
* Provide management with information regarding sales, costs and inventory adjustments and variances.

Requirements


Requirements


* College level with specific coverage of an accounting related field
* Excellent communication skills
* Computer literate and evidence of using simiolar systems in previous organizations.
* Evidence of progressive experience within a multi unit retail operation & team skills

About the Company


About the Company


M.H. Alshaya Co. is a leading international franchise operator for over 70 of the world’s most recognised retail brands including Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.F. Chang’s, The Cheesecake Factory, Victoria’s Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn and KidZania. The company operates over 2,600 stores across diverse customer sectors: Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings and Leisure & Entertainment.

Alshaya’s stores can be found in markets across the Middle East and North Africa, Russia, Turkey and Europe and the company employs more than 40,000 people from over 110 nationalities.

The company has established itself as the industry leader across these territories through a combination of local market understanding and a comprehensive commitment to customer service. Growth in each of its operating divisions and brands is supported by continuous investment in talent and infrastructure. It applies best practices in retail operations, merchandising, marketing, information technology, logistics, real estate, human resources and financial controls.

M.H. Alshaya Co. is the retail business of the Alshaya Group, which was founded in Kuwait in 1890 and today represents one of the most dynamic companies in the Middle East. In addition to its retail operations, the Alshaya Group is active in a number of other sectors including real estate, automotive, hotels, trading and investments.
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