Costing Analyst

Finance Plant –Vadodara, Gujarat


Xylem |ˈzīləm|

1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;

2) a leading global water technology company.

Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world’s water challenges. We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.

If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at​.

We Offer You More Than Just “A Job”

  • Professional Development – To advance the capabilities of our people, we offer a wide variety of experiences to support our employees’ professional growth and continuous learning.
  • Total Rewards – We offer comprehensive programs for compensation, benefits, recognition, learning and development, work-life integration and corporate citizenship.
  • Watermark – Watermark is our corporate social responsibility program working to provide education and access to safe water to ensure healthy lives, gender equality, and resilient communities. Employees have the opportunity to learn and volunteer on various water-related projects.
  • Employee Networks – Our Employee Networks provide a professional, supportive network for employees from diverse backgrounds, including Women’s, LGBT+ and Allies, Veteran’s, People of Color and Allies, Emerging Leaders, and Working Parents Networks.

The Role: Costing Analyst - Manage the day-to-day Costing activities of the assigned entities. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and highly motivated professional capable of working in a fast paced environment while collaborating with various business stakeholders in administering the day-to-day operation of Xylem’s Global Finance program.   

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:

  • Manage the day-to-day Costing transactions for all the region Business
  • Maintain Standard Cost for all the items in the region Business
  • Drive periodic review of Standard cost in the Region and work with factory and cross functional team for review
  • Lead Inventory Reporting process for the Region and prepare Monthly Schedule
    Drive Periodic Review of PPV Analysis and provide the commentary for it and take actions where required.
  • Be part of a best-in-class Costing process in region Region by supporting all the digitization /
    simplification efforts in daily operations
  • Assist in Monthly reporting as per the timeline given by Emerging Market
  • Learn and master the reporting tool (One Stream) from the best-practices in the other sub-regions including India (required level of training to be provided)
  • Support Finance Manager in Adhoc requirements
  • Work towards exceeding the KPIs for month end closing and financial reporting
  • Clean account reconciliations (audit schedules) every month
  • Compliance with SOX procedure documentation and controls, with minimum audit findings
  • Adherence to the SOD, delegation of authority and all relevant company policies
  • Keep an eye for continuous improvement on all processes and implement Kaizen projects

Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

CMA with sharp accounting skills
3-5 years of relevant work experience in mid-size organization handling accounting, audit and reporting
Experience in MNC on HQ reporting
Fluent in English
Good knowledge in MS-Excel, writing emails in corporate environment