Website Novus Holdings
Operational expansion and diversification established us as a market leader in the print industry.
Cost Management Accountant
|Closing Date||19 January 2020|
|Job Title||Cost Management Accountant|
|Location – Town / City||Durban|
|Location – Province||KwaZulu-Natal|
|Location – Country||South Africa|
|Type of Contract||Permanent|
|Job Description||We are currently seeking a suitably qualified person with knowledge in a manufacturing environment to take on this challenging role of Cost Management Accountant. The successful candidate will report to the Financial Manager and will be based in Durban.|
|Key Duties and Responsibilities||• Responsible for full costing function and preparing of management reports • Responsible for annual budget and monthly forecasts • Ad-hoc tasks for management • De-costing, investigating and analysing jobs • Perform detailed cost variance analysis • Supervise & review work of personnel responsible for invoicing, cost recovery & sale reporting • Monitoring and improving cost structures • Conducting impact studies around cost sensitive items such as: Highest cost drivers and impact on cost effectiveness Impact on effectiveness of work flows and processes Contribute towards improved cost effectiveness • Work closely with production teams in order to assess key production KPIs • Assist with finance related tasks when required|
|Educational Requirements||• B.Tech in Cost and Management Accounting/ or relevant B.Com Degree, or equivalent qualification • CIMA qualification (or studying towards CIMA) advantageous|
|Experience Requirements||• 3-5 years solid costing experience in manufacturing FMCG environment|
|Skills and Competencies||• Self-motivated, energetic self- starter, who can demonstrate exceptional interpersonal and communication skills • Able to work independently as well as part of a team • A strong analytical individual • Exceptional aptitude for problem solving and attention to detail • Able to work under pressure and hardworking • Displaying a high level of energy and entrepreneurial spirit • Excellent verbal and written skills • Advanced reporting and Microsoft Excel skills|
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