Donienne Deese

Norco, CA

(714) 931-0604

Donienne.deese@att.net

 

 

Over 30 years’ experience in Cost Accounting; 14 in medical device and 10 in nutraceutical industries.     5 years’ experience Lean Mfg-Team Leader.  8+ years’ experience working for Private Equity Groups. Strong belief in working smarter, not harder.

 

Work Experience

 

Financial Analyst/Industrial Controller

SEB Professional/Wilbur Curtis                                                          Sept 2021 – Sept 2023

 

·        Forecasting & Annual budget

·        Calculation of annual cost revaluation

·        Financial Reporting to SEB Professional

·        Variance analysis (PPV, scrap, w/o variance, labor K-Factor)

·        Maintain inventory reserve analysis

·        Interact with Purchasing, Planning, Engineering, Inventory and Production teams

·        Fixed Assets/Capital Expenditures (CIP, capitalizations, depreciation and disposals)

 

Senior Cost Accountant

Captek Softgel Int’l                                                                              Aug 2020 – July 2021

 

·        Calculate std costs for new and existing items.  Prepare cost quotes for Sales.

·        Review bill of material and routers for both capsule mfg and bottling facilities

·        Analyze manufacturing variances, collaborate with mfg management to identify root cause and recommend improvements.

·        Absorption analysis, labor efficiencies, expenses and production volume.

·        Income Statement COGS account analysis (PPV, Scrap, Shrink, Production supplies)

·        Interface with outside auditors

·        Month-end close, journal entries, scrap and obsolete accrual.

·        Review Aged inventory, identify slow move, obsolete or expired inventory to MRB.

·        Interface with VP of Operations and Mfg Director to improve processes

·        Close mfg/ & bottle jobs.

 

Cost Accounting Manager

Merical Inc. (Mfg/Pkg probiotics/supplements)                                   Jan 2017 – Aug 2020

 

·        Compile product costs including direct labor, raw material and overhead costs.  Maintain and update std cost module.

·        Created new item matrix and item class to improve item identification for labor std calculation

·        Converted from actual costing to full std costing

·        P&L Analysis & reporting for manufacturing variances, PPV, Scrap, COGS, & Inventory adjustments

·        Absorption analysis

·        Interface with Purchasing, Planning, Quality, R&D, Sales, CSR’s, and Warehouse Depts.

·        Analysis of daily inventory transactions.  Oversee and manage daily cycle count operations for    4 warehouses (over $34 million)

·        Month end process including journal entries

·        Develop recommendations for managerial action to improve processes.

·        Weekly meetings with Mfg & Packaging Director to review job variances

·        Weekly meeting with Purchasing Director to review purchase price variances

·        Participate in Lean Manufacturing Kaizen events

 

 

 

Senior Cost Accountant

Captek Softgel Int’l                                                                              Feb 2012 – Dec 2016

 

·        Calculate std costs for new and existing items

·        Review bill of material and routers for both capsule mfg and bottling facilities

·        Analyze manufacturing variances

·        Absorption analysis

·        Income Statement COGS account analysis (PPV, Scrap, Shrink)

·        Interface with outside auditors

·        Monthly preparation of dept expense, actual vs budget reports

·        Interface with VP of Operations and Mfg Director to improve processes

·        Prepare gross margin report for CEO & CFO

·        Team Leader – Lean Mfg Kaizen events

 

 

Cost Accountant

Nobel Biocare                                                                                       1997 – 2012

#2 Worldwide Dental Implant Manufacturer

 

Cost Accountant

·        Compile product costs including direct labor, raw material and overhead costs.  Maintain and update std cost module.  Annual std cost update.

·        Manage bill of material and routers

·        Actual vs Budget analysis

·        Prepare audit schedules and interface with outside auditors

·        Coordinate and mange annual physical inventories

·        P&L analysis of scrap, PPV, production yields

·        Review and maintain depreciation methods for all assets

·        Impairment analysis

·        Monthly fixed assets financial reports to Corporate Management

·        Prepare monthly journal entries

 

 

Previous Experience:  Beckman Coulter

 

Education

Orange Coast College

Santiago Community College

Fullerton College

 

Additional Information

Detailed oriented cost accountant, strong analytical skills, highly organized, team player with

ability to manage multiple projects, prioritize & meet deadlines.

High standard of integrity

 

Computer skills

SAP (FI/CO & MM/PP) super user with experience in SE11 report writer

MS Office; Excel (vlookups, pivot tables) Word, Powerpoint

ERP system

 

  • Updated 9 months ago

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