For Current Kite Pharma Employees and Contractors:Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this jobJob DescriptionEveryone at Kite is grounded by one common goal – curing cancer.
Every single day, we seek to establish a direct line between that purpose and our day-to-day work.
Join us in our missionWe are seeking a self-motivated and ambitious Cost Controller Analyst with strong work ethic and leadership qualities to join our new research and clinical production facility in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
The facility is being developed as a Center of Excellence for the advancement of novel TCR mediated T cell therapies targeting cancer tumor mutations and antigens.In this role, you will be responsible for tracking, analyzing and controlling the costs associated with any project and departmental business operation where there are multiple subcontractors, inspectors and suppliers who all need to meet contractual and financial obligations.
Your day to day responsibilities will included the forecasting of expenditures, planning budgets, classifying costs by type, tracking hours allocated to projects, verifying supplier invoices and handling change events that impact the budget.Duties and ResponsibilitiesPerform cost-benefit to aid management in making business decisions.
This includes the review of quotes to ensure cost-effectivenessProvide critical assessment of all budgets and cost projectionsAnalyze invoices to ensure correct products/services were received at expected cost and resolve any billing situation between Vendors and Accounts PayableDemonstrate comprehensive understanding of interdependency of cost driversDevelop and implement proactive solutions and cost-cutting measuresReview and analyze the effectiveness and management of costsDeliver assessments, recommendations, or alternatives that address existing and potential issues and opportunitiesPrepare and maintain financial monthly reports as required in conjunction with Facilities Management teamPerform analysis of gaps in order to resolve any variancesPreparation of the quarterly forecast and annual budget process for the Facilities departmentAccountable in identifying potential accruals and adjustments for goods and or services and feed this back to Finance DepartmentReview of Facilities PO reports and ensure timely closing or receipting of PO’sTrack and monitor Facilities department spend dailyDevelop and document standard methodologies and procedures as neededMaintain vendor and service provider relationshipsCommunicate clearly and concisely, orally and in written format, with partners, vendors/suppliers and managementRequirements and QualificationsBachelor’s degree in finance or relevant field strongly preferredMinimum 4 years’ experience working in cost controlManagement experience strongly preferredExceptionally well organized with an aptitude for dataOutstanding communication skills, both written and verbalSolid networking and interpersonal skillsAble to generate budgets and reportsStrong presentation skills, able to explain concepts concisely and accuratelyAble to develop strong, cooperative relationships with department headsCreative thinking skills and ability to solve problemsProficient in MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Oracle EBS and other applicationsDoes this sound like you? If so, apply todayLI-ML1IND123Kite is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of innovative cancer immunotherapies with a goal of providing rapid, long-term durable response and eliminating the burden of chronic care.
The company is focused on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T cell receptor (TCR) engineered cell therapies designed to empower the immune system's ability to recognize and kill tumors.
Kite is based in Santa Monica, CA.
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