Sr. Cost Accounting Manager

Position Type
# of Openings
Location : Name
Corporate Office
Location : City
Idaho Falls

Company Profile

"Enhancing the Lives of Those We Touch by Helping People Reach Their Goals”


Melaleuca has firmly supported this mission statement since our humble beginning in 1985. Everything we accomplish is done with an eye toward promoting the physical, environmental, financial, and personal wellness of those around us. Our focus has always been on wellness. By manufacturing and selling effective, high quality, natural, health oriented products we help people live more vibrant, healthier, and happier lives. When you walk through the doors at Melaleuca, you can feel it immediately. This is The Wellness Company.


We have achieved consistent and profitable growth with our annual revenue consistently hitting over $1 billion dollars. We now have over 4,000 employees and operate in 19 countries around the world. Melaleuca is positioned to grow even more rapidly in upcoming years. To help keep up with this growth we are looking for an outstanding Accounting Manager to lead our Cost Accounting Group.


Melaleuca Inc. is seeking an experienced, dynamic Accounting Manager to join a fast-growing and exciting organization with offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and China.  Headquartered in beautiful Idaho Falls, ID and with a significant presence in Taipei, Shanghai, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo and Seoul, Melaleuca Inc. is one of the leading health and wellness companies in the world.


Reporting to the Global Controller, the Accounting Manager for Melaleuca Inc. is a key leadership role in the overall Finance organization.  The successful candidate will have broad scope of responsibilities and will enjoy the independence and mandate to develop and enhance the capabilities of the cost accounting organization.  


Desired Skills & Experience

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be available for relocation to Idaho Falls, ID (Corporate Relocation Provided)
  • Minimum 8+ years’ experience as a leader in public or corporate accounting, preferably in medium or large businesses ($300MM+ in revenue) with global reach having lead accounting teams of 4+ accountants
  • Demonstrated experience leading an accounting organization with successful results
  • Experience working in or managing Cost Accounting
  • Demonstrable track record as change agent
  • Self-motivated, independent leader
  • Strong communicator to a variety of audiences
  • Experience working in a matrixed environment
  • Comfort with multi-tasking and time-sensitive deliverables
  • Familiarity with various transactional and reporting systems highly desired


Just as important as your experience and skills will be the following characteristics and competencies:

  • A collaborative approach and willingness to engage in an environment of active idea sharing.
  • Sharp organizational skills and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • The ability to produce consistent quality under deadline pressure while paying careful attention to detail.
  • Self-motivation and a strong sense of ownership and accountability.

Ability to handle confidential information

Why Melaleuca

Melaleuca is one of the leading Health and Wellness companies in the world. We manufacture and distribute nutritional, pharmaceutical, personal care, facial care, home hygiene, and other wellness products and distribute them directly to the consumer through a full-service catalog and Internet shopping system. We carefully craft products used every day with the highest standards of safety, health, and wellness in mind.


This revolutionary system is changing the way hundreds of thousands of people shop by eliminating middlemen and reducing marketing and distribution costs. This enables the company to spend more on research and high-quality, ecologically-sensible ingredients, while maintaining reasonable prices.


Great culture - flexibility is a must in this position; you'll become a part of a fast-paced team dedicated to a feel-good lifestyle brand dedicated to changing lives. Like the rest of Melaleuca, we are proud to be part of a values-driven organization that treats employees with respect. Our employees and their families enjoy company parties and countless discounts around the community. We implement a very real open-door policy, and all employees are on a first name basis—it feels more like a family than a multi-national corporation.


Safe, uncrowded, affordable - nestled in the heart of beautiful Eastern Idaho, Idaho Falls is a prosperous and vibrant community, as well as the gateway to recreational paradise. This unique setting provides numerous opportunities for total wellness -- social, physical, financial, and emotional. If you love outdoor activities, this is the place for you, with the Snake River running right through town, the Rocky Mountains dominating the horizon, and Yellowstone less than a 2-hour drive away.


Excellent compensation - in addition to a competitive wage, we offer comprehensive benefits for our full-time employees that include all you would expect plus some remarkable surprises, such as a longevity bonus. Right here on-site, we provide a fitness center, free concierge service, and an employee restaurant.


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