Basic Info

Ahmed Abd-El Gawad

6 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Costing Section Head at Gourmet Egypt

Experience Details

Costing Section Head

Accounting/Finance

Manager



Calculate the monthly Gross Margin per factory and compare it with the Standard and investigate variances and communicate results, suggested action plans, and follow-up on them daily.

Calculating the monthly Contribution Margin per factory, category, and item.

Analyzing Direct Materials losses per factory vs. standard and analyze variances to formulation, price, and process effects.

Following up on factory overhead per factory and comparing it vs. Standard and analyze the deviations to volume, price and efficiency effect.

Analyze the monthly PPV [purchase price variance] vs. Standard.

Calculate Breakeven point per item, customer, and factory and monitor it monthly.

Participate in monthly physical count, supervise reconciliations if any, and investigate variances.

Monitor weekly materials physical count.

Evaluate materials utilization and losses weekly, and monthly.

Develop pricing strategy in line with sales and purchasing departments

Monitor pricing to ensure that the objectives are achieved [acquisitions/usage/revenue].

Monitor the ongoing competitively and profitability of product prices.

Set the volume objective of sales upon the pricing strategy.

Monitor competitors pricing for similar products/services and recommend corrective actions.

Review all reports prepared by subordinates and prepare periodic reports with respect to the pricing function activities and achievements.

Lead and direct pricing strategy formulation as well as ensure to take pricing actions to enhance profitability.

Conduct performance appraisals for subordinates according to scheduled plans and recommend necessary actions as per the applied practices.


Company Details

Gourmet Egypt

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

Manufacturing, FMCG

N/A

Sep 2016 to present (1 year)
Sr. Cost Controller at BCC. (Lactalis International)

Experience Details

Sr. Cost Controller

Accounting/Finance

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Calculate the monthly Gross Margin and comparing it vs. budget and vs. last year and investigate variances and communicate results, suggested action plans, and follow-up on them daily.

Calculating the monthly Contribution Margin by category, market and item.

Analyzing Direct Materials losses vs. budget and analyze variances to formulation, price, and process effects.

Following up on factory overhead and comparing it vs. budget and vs. last year and analyze the deviations to volume, price and efficiency effect.

Analyze the monthly PPV [purchase price variance] vs. Budget and last year.

Preparing the monthly rolling forecast for Margin for 12 months and focus on the upcoming 3 months.

Preparing factory KPI's [machines efficiency, peoples productivity, production volume, materials utilization, and quality performance] on weekly and monthly basis and report it to top management.

Constantly reviewing and updating the bill of materials (BOM) on ERP system (Axapta).

Reviewing all the production orders cost at the end of the month and make reconciliations to allocate the actual consumption of raw and packaging material to job orders on ERP system.


Company Details

BCC. (Lactalis International) (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Manufacturing, FMCG

http://www.lactalis-international.com/en

Aug 2014 to Sep 2016 (2 years 1 month)
Cost accountant at Rio Pack

Experience Details

Cost accountant

Accounting/Finance

Entry Level

I. Constructing and maintaining basis for a cost accumulating system.
II. Supervise the documentation cycle for production department and warehouses.
III. Collect, record, and analyze data related to purchases, sales, inventory, and production.
IV. Issue a job order costs for each job.
V. Accumulate costs of jobs for each month and issue a -one paper- costs report for them
VI. Accumulate monthly reports and issue a -one paper- costs report each quarter, semi-annually, and annually.
VII. Allocate factory overhead -annually- to machine hours as a standard cost for the following year.
VIII. Conduct a variance analysis for each job and study causes for variances and advise solutions for them.
IX. Issue reports showing customer, product, and production line profitability.


Company Details

Rio Pack

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Publishing and Printing

www.riopack.com

May 2011 to Aug 2014 (3 years 3 months)
Planning & Supply Chain Specialist at El Farasha Co. For manufacturing and printing packing and wrapping materials

Experience Details

Planning & Supply Chain Specialist

Logistics/Supply Chain

Entry Level

i. Proper raw materials planning based on the use of the business historical material consumption, forecasts and growth expectations.
ii. Maintaining solid demand levels for purchasing in order to maintain raw materials availability and economical inventory levels.
iii. Efficient production planning & scheduling in order to serve the customer due dates and best utilize production lines capacities.
iv. Stock levels are maintained according to defined targets.
v. Agreed targets of customer service are maintained and achieved via follow ups with purchasing department.


Company Details

El Farasha Co. For manufacturing and printing packing and wrapping materials

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Publishing and Printing

N/A

Feb 2010 to Nov 2010 (9 months)

Achievements


Constructing and maintaining a successful costing system.


constructing a costing system with data allocation means in two different industrial plants with different manufacturing processes:[Job Order Costing]&[Process Costing]

Education

BSc. Commerce (Accounting/English section) in Accounting-English section

Education Details

BSc. Commerce (Accounting/English section)

Accounting-English section

Zagazig university-Faculty of commerce-English section, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

English Section

Zagazig university-Faculty of commerce-English section
2005 - 2009
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

El 'Asher secondary school

Egypt

2005

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

El 'Asher secondary school
2005

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Peach tree and quick books

Apr 2009

Advanced accounting academy

N/A

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AccountingAccounting-English SectionAnalyticalArabicBCC. (Lactalis International)Cost AccountantCost AccountingCosting Section HeadDetails-orientedERPEnglishFMCGFinanceHard WorkerInnovativeInsuranceLogisticsManufacturingMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft WindowsMicrosoft WordPeach Tree And Quick BooksPlanning & Supply Chain SpecialistPublishing And PrintingSr. Cost ControllerSupply Chain And Production PlanningTeam PlayerTransportation

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Advanced

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

ERP

ERP

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

cost accounting

cost accounting

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

supply chain and production planning

supply chain and production planning

: Intermediate

: Little

:

Less than 1 year

Key Skills

Analytical, Hard worker, Details-oriented, Innovative, Team Player

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