Regional Accountant (Durban)(EE)

  • Permanent
  • Ref #398877BDU
  • Posted 16 hours ago
  • Durban, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa, Africa
  • Finance, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a Manufacturing company with a number of plants nation-wide.

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Regional Accountant to join their team in Durban.

Key responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Creating and maintaining the plants costing module for finished goods and components, raw materials, spares and consumables
  • Standard and overhead cost roll ups for new and existing items across all branch plants (including
    outside branch plants)
  • Conducting expense analysis on costs affecting the income statement
  • Compiling of monthly journal entries
  • Compiling of plants monthly operating statement
  • Weekly reporting of actual costs (maintenance, overtime etc.) and conducting of forecasts reporting on high plant costs and budget deviations
  • Monthly presentations on the plants financials
  • Assisting with preparing budgets and fixed asset verification
  • Preparing reconciliations as part of month-end procedures
  • Running of weekly and monthly integrity reports, and ensuring corrective action is taken by the
    relevant departments
  • Processing off stock write off in Q.A and Finished Goods locations
  • Communication of stock take variances across locations as provided by logistics department’s post
    stock takes: communicated to Financial Manager.
  • Working with site Buyer to ensure accurate invoicing by Service Providers and management and
    control of invoices and documentation
  • Working with site Buyer to communicate with service providers and resolving queries and complaints


  • Degree in Cost and Management Accounting/ B.Com degree in Financial Management or equivalent
  • Affiliated with CIMA or SAICA


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role preferably in the manufacturing industry
  • Experience working with engineering and manufacturing personnel on development and analysis of cost standard

Salary / Package

R650,000 p/a (CTC)