South Africa

Starke Ayres: Cost Accountant (Kempton Park)

Company Starke Ayres
Reference # Starke Ayres: Cost Accountant (Kempton Park)
Published 23/11/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
The above position has become available in our Finance Department. The purpose of the role will be to calculate, manage and maintain the costings of all finished products and pack sizes. The Cost Accountant will report directly to the Financial Manager but also work closely with the Inventory Controller and Supply Chain Director.
Job Functions Accounting
Industries Agriculture,Chemical / Petrochemical,Fmcg (Fast Moving Consumer Goods Sector),Manufacturing
•Prepare overhead calculations
•Ensure that overhead rates are kept up to date
•Prepare costings on new and current products
•Calculate and manage BOM’s for all manufactured products
•Work closely with the Factory Manager to ensure that costs are correctly allocated to finished goods
•Work closely with the Production department to ensure accurate costing of production seed
•Work closely with the Procurement department to ensure accurate costing of procured products
•Work closely with the International department to manage and reconcile international shipping recoveries
•Manage shipping costs ensuring accurate allocation to received goods
•Reconcile all recovery accounts on a monthly basis
•Assist with cost of sales calculations for budget purposes
•Assist with queries and requests from auditors relating to costing and recovery accounts

• B Comm Accounting (Essential)
• CIMA Qualification (Preferred)
•Alternatively can be studying towards CIMA Qualification

•Excellent Computer Skills (Essential)
•Good knowledge of SAGE X3 (Preferred)
Job Closing Date 07/12/2021
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