Doug Volz

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Doug Volz

President, Douglas Volz Consulting

Douglas Volz Consulting, Inc

Biography

Doug Volz is the global leader in cost accounting solutions for Oracle EBS and Cloud Applications, and Coordinator/President of the OATUG Cost Management SIG. Doug contributes to the Oracle Community at large and for over twenty years, has freely given several global, multi-org SQL cost accounting reports to the Oracle Community. Now with Blitz Report™ he is able to offer these reports in a fully configured format.

Papers

Reconcile Your Inventory to G/L Balances With Ease, From 1 to 1,000 Inventory Organizations!

Event: Virtual Connect 2020, Virtual Connect 2020-EBS
Stream: Oracle Applications (EBS – Cloud Applications), EPM, Analytics.

This presentation will help any organization that carries Inventory, and struggles with the monthly inventory reconciliation, regardless of how many Inventory Orgs they support. In this session, we will cover the do's and don'ts that ensure a smooth and balanced Inventory Reconciliation process, including: General Reconciliation Principles Standard Reconciliation Steps Common Reconciliation Challenges Custom Solutions

Cost Accounting – The magic toolkit

Event: Virtual Connect 2020, Virtual Connect 2020-EBS
Stream: Oracle Applications (EBS – Cloud Applications), EPM, Analytics.

Abstract Description Distribution and manufacturing cost accounting is a challenge for many Oracle EBS users. For over twenty years, Doug Volz has provided consulting services in this area, helping firms become more efficient with their everyday cost accounting activities. Through his consulting company, Douglas Volz Consulting, he has developed and published numerous SQL reports focused on easing this challenge and has shared these with the Oracle OATUG and Oracle Community at large. Doug recognizes the unique needs of global companies and addresses these needs with reports that cover topics such as global accounting period status, material accounting, receiving accounting, WIP accounting, and month-end inventory valuation and reconciliation, none of which are easily addressed in standard Oracle EBS reports. Douglas Volz has now pre-configured these same reports into an easy-to-use, free reporting tool called Blitz Report™. This allows Finance and Cost Accountants to use these reports straight away, without the need to have separate IT development teams to implement them into complex and expensive reporting tools. Presentation summary In this session, you will be introduced to the following reports, and Doug will explain how they work and how they can improve your day-to-day cost accounting activities. Doug has graciously added these reports to our online Blitz Report library, including: Item Costs: CAC Cost Vs. Planning Item Controls CAC Item Cost Summary Transactions: CAC Material Account Summary CAC Receiving Account Summary CAC WIP Account Summary CAC Margin Analysis Account Summary CAC Margin Analysis Summary Inventory Value and Reconciliation CAC Inventory and Intransit Value (Period-End) CAC ICP PII Inventory and Intransit Value (Period-End) CAC Inventory to G/L Reconciliation (Restricted by Org Access) CAC Inventory to G/L Reconciliation (Unrestricted by Org Access) CAC Inventory Out-of-Balance

How to Manage the Inventory and Manufacturing Period Close and Remain Sane…

Event: Virtual Connect 2020, Virtual Connect 2020-EBS
Stream: Oracle Applications (EBS – Cloud Applications), EPM, Analytics.

Do you have recurring issues with month-end close? Wishing there is a way to make the inventory and manufacturing month-end processes easier? Looking for solutions for common Discrete and Process Costing month-end challenges? Based on practical Oracle and cost accounting experience, learn about standard features you may have missed, standard and custom multi-organization reporting to speed your close cycle and other tricks and tips to ease the month-end pain. Objectives: 1) Learn about the month-end processes for Discrete and Process Cost Accounting 2) Find out solutions to common challenges, both standard and custom 3) Have fun

Oracle EBS cost Accounting – the Magic Toolkit

Event: 2020 Webinar Series
Stream: Oracle Applications (EBS – Cloud Applications) ,Security

Distribution and manufacturing cost accounting is a challenge for many Oracle EBS users. For over twenty years, Doug Volz has provided consulting services in this area, helping firms become more efficient with their everyday cost accounting activities. Through his consulting company, Douglas Volz Consulting, he has developed and published numerous SQL reports focused on easing this challenge and has shared these with the Oracle OATUG and Oracle Community at large. Doug recognizes the unique needs of global companies and addresses these needs with reports that cover topics such as global accounting period status, material accounting, receiving accounting, WIP accounting, and month-end inventory valuation and reconciliation, none of which are easily addressed in standard Oracle EBS reports. Douglas Volz has now pre-configured these same reports into an easy-to-use, free reporting tool called Blitz Report™. This allows Finance and Cost Accountants to use these reports straight away, without the need to have separate IT development teams to implement them into complex and expensive reporting tools. In this session, you will be introduced to the following reports, and Doug will explain how they work and how they can improve your day-to-day cost accounting activities. Doug has graciously added these reports to our online Blitz Report library.