Jul 16, 2021

Cost and Management Accountant

  • Communicate Recruitment
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Full time Accounting

Job Description

Reference: CPM046607-KP-1

A globally recognized manufacturing company is seeking a Cost and Management Accountant to join their high performing team. The Cost and Management Accountant will be responsible for undertaking the timely and accurate accounting function for the Business Unit and ensuring all accounting controls, policies, practices, and procedures are enforced.

Duties & Responsibilities
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Minimum Requirements:

CA(SA) or CIMA Strategic is essential
Experience in building costing models is essential
3+ years’ work-related experience
Complex manufacturing experience

Key Performance Areas (Responsibilities):

The Cost and Management Accountant’s duties shall include, but not be limited to:

Responsible for preparation of Management Accounts
• Activity based costing, Standard costing, cost control, analysis (margin / costs / productivity)

• Responsible for the provision of an analytical and advisory function to line management

• Responsible for the implementation of financial analysis, control, and reporting processes

• Preparation, examination, and analyses of accounting records relating to manufacturing including inventory, to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards

• Develops, maintains, and analyses budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs relating to manufacturing

• Prepares and processes Cost of Sales and revenue transactions (journals)

• Responsible for reconciliation of relevant accounts to the general ledger (manufacturing related including inventory)

• Ensures reconciliation of the fixed asset register to the general ledger

• Fixed assets management

• Inventory and warehouse management including analysis of inventory movement

• WIP monitoring and analysis

• Supervision of staff in the Finance department

• Ensures timely and complete month end and year end accounts closure process is performed in accordance with

departmental policies and procedures and statutory requirements

• Accurate costing model to determine recommended list price

• Divisional income Statements reporting for management accounting purposes

• Active business partnership role for guidance and support

If you have not had any response from us in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. Your profile will be kept on our data base for any other suitable positions.

Recruitment Consultant: Kaylah Pillay

Package & Remuneration

R 850000 - 850000 Annually

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