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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Cost Accountant


Reynosa, MX, 88783

Country/Region:  MX

About the position

We have this exciting opportunity at our Reynosa’s Operation in which you will provide accurate, complete and in timely manner contribution margin analysis for company products by part number. With full knowledge, understanding and support information of all financial items involved. To the extent of becoming a key team member, due to this knowledge, at the time of providing improvement actions for a product. Also, you will be responsible for activities related to the development and organization of the company costing system, including the analysis of actual costs of the products versus standard and its respective contribution margins. And additional task / reports related to financial month-end closes.


  1. Detail knowledge of all the costs of the company products by part number.
  2. Understanding and coordination of all parties involved in gathering all products costs. With the end objective of having accurate, complete, and timely cost by part number.
  3. Ensuring in having detail support information of all costs. (i.e., Purchase orders for direct material, actual invoices for calculation of freight cost per part, Engineering timings for labor etc.  
  4. Assist in quoting new business.
  5. Assist in action plans for CM improvements.
  6. BOMs reviews, CM analysis and recommendations for opportunities.
  7. Prepare financial reports, journal entries and account reconciliations as required.
  8. Special tasks as requested.
  9. Responsible to comply with policies and procedures related to the environmental and quality management system procedures and policies.


And special tasks as requested.


  • Professional background
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a maquila environment desired.
  • Solid experience in similar positions or activities regarding this position.
  • Experience with IATF-16949 and ISO 14001 requirements desirable.
  • English level advanced (able to write and communicate verbally).
  • Skill in computer software Office. Excellent skills in excel (spreadsheet enthusiast and fast).

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume in english.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Application Id:  1125
Posting date::  Feb 16, 2021