Detail oriented, efficient and organized professional with extensive experience in Cost & Management Accounting, Cost Control, Project evaluation & monitoring and Business process improvement. I possess strong analytical & problem solving skills with the ability to make well thought out decisions.

Experience

  • Deputy Manager Costing (Plant Cost Controller)

    at Haleeb Foods Limited

    April 2016 - at Present

    Punjab

    Currently working as a Deputy Manager Costing & reporting to Head of General Accounting & Finance with core responsibilities are as follows:  Supervising Costing function which include analyzing product costing identifying adverse variances in different cost items and suggesting improvements & monitoring of key cost variables (like Fuel & Power, raw material costs and Process loss) and allocation of overheads to various products & further planning the costs / forecasts with plant team in order to smooth the costs viz a viz on monthly basis and alerting the process owners of significant variation in costs during the month & evaluation of CAPEX.  Monthly reporting: Draft comprehensive costing report on monthly basis and share with higher management.  Preparation of processing cost forecast on monthly basis, perform actual vs budget & actual vs forecast comparison, identify causes of major variances and then report to all stakeholders so timely actions can be taken where required.

  • Assistant Manager Internal Audit

    at Haleeb Foods Limited

    December 2014 - March 2016

    Punjab

    Worked as Assistant Manager Internal Audit with team of 07 subordinates and my core responsibilities were as follows:  Preparation of monthly risk based audit plan and share with relevant stakeholders before month start.  Ensure compliance with audit plan by closely monitoring work done by my team.  Designed & developed procedures and working papers to conduct on job operational audit.  Pre & Post payment audit based on assessed risk.  Monthly reporting to higher management and present key audit findings in monthly management committee meeting.  Supervise entire Audit Team of Milk Collection & Dairy Services Department. During my period we have thoroughly reviewed all SOPs & implied practices and recommended changes & improvements in order to cover gaps & identified risks.

  • Assistant Manager Sales Audit

    at Haleeb Foods Limited

    October 2013 - November 2014

    Punjab

    I worked as Assistant Manager Sales Audit with reporting line to Manager Internal Audit. My key responsibilities were;  Reconciliation of dispatches, primary and secondary sales on daily basis with DMS (Distribution Management System) reports.  Analyze territory wise and distributor wise performance reports  Identify areas with high PQCs and ensure storage SOPs are followed at distributor floor  Surprise visit to verify master/ preferred dealer; sales/ transfer of stock verification  Verify compliance with company’s policies and procedures.

  • Audit & Assurance Trainee

    at TAGM & Co. (Chartered Accountants)

    April 2012 - September 2013

    Punjab

    Worked as Audit & Assurance Trainee and my core responsibilities were as follows:  Consultancy Services: Assisted clients in preparation of Financial Statements in accordance with the financial reporting framework applicable in Pakistan which includes compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards. In addition, I have worked as supervisor in financial feasibility survey on behalf of a governmental authority regulating the transport in Lahore. (LTC)  Audit & Assurance: Performed annual audits of Textile & chemical sectors companies.

Education

  • CIA-USA

    at Center of Financial Excellence

    2013 - 2017 (4 years) Punjab

  • ACCA-UK

    at Center of Financial Excellence

    2008 - 2011 (3 years) Punjab

  • Bachelors of Arts

    at University of Punjab

    2007 - 2009 (2 years) Punjab

Services offered

  • Cost Controller / Cost accountant

    Reduction in Plant Processing Cost.
    Reduction in stock levels (Inventory management)
    Overheads allocation using ABC costing.
    Variance Analysis
    Management reporting
    CMs calculations

Languages

  • English Negotiation

  • Urdu Native

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