Costing Administrator – Johannesburg

  • Permanent
  • Ref #407279PUM
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

This company specializes in manufacturing heating, cooling, refrigeration, air-conditioning, and ventilation equipment.

Job Description

Your Job summary:
To collect cost information and maintain departmental databases, as well as to process, maintain, and analyze the data used for costing determinations and other reports.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Costing Administration and Systems
  • Perform complex costing on Excel
  • Generate costing from technical drawings
  • Maintain material costs and monitor price fluctuations
  • Identify and resolve faults and problems
  • Translate bill of material into accurate costing
  • Meticulous checking of work and analyzing costing
  • Automate Excel workbooks to enable easy updating of pricelists and costing tools
  • Maintain and update current costing tools
  • Improve costing methods for more efficient and accurate outputs



• Matric certificate (preferably with Mathematics)


  • At least 5 years’ previous experience in a similar role
  • Advanced Excel proficiency
  • Working knowledge of other MS Office applications

Salary / Package

R 15 000 to R 18 000 cost to company per month