Cost and Management Accountant (Durban) (EE)

  • Permanent
  • Ref #398878BDU
  • Posted 17 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 Cost and Management Accountant to join their team.

Responsibilities include but is not limited to –

  • Creating and maintaining the plants costing module for finished goods and components, raw materials, spares and consumables
  • Verification and updating of raw materials, spares and consumables pricing in JDE
  • Standard and overhead cost roll ups for new and existing items across all branch plants (including outside branch plants)
  • Update landed cost schedule for imports
  • Completion of accounting procedures
  • Compiling of monthly journal entries
  • Taking full responsibility for transactional accounts
  • Conducting expense analysis on costs affecting the income statement
  • Monthly divisional reports
  • Compiling of plants monthly operating statement
  • Weekly reporting of actual costs and conducting of forecasts reporting on high plant costs and budget deviations
  • Assisting on Capital WIP management, preparation of asset take on and disposal forms and assist with annual fixed asset verification
  • Communication of stock take variances across locations
  • Conducting of system audits for internal logistics activities: oversight of cycle counts,
  • Working with site Buyer to ensure timeous processing of purchase orders
  • Review of manual delivery note register & procedures followed by the plant


  • BCom degree in Accounting or Equivalent
  • CIMA or CIS Certificate


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

Salary / Package

R650,000 p/a (CTC)