Cost Accountant

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Cost Accountant

  • Post Date:June 26, 2023
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Business
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the post of Cost Accountant, which has arisen in our Finance Department at Cashel Valley (Mutare].

The Job

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the successful applicant will, among other key aspects, be responsible for:

  • Preparing, analysing, and presenting monthly factory and manufacturing accounts.
  • Providing management with reports that specify and compare factors that affect prices and profitability of products.
  • Costing products and protecting margin in liaison with marketing.
  • Analysing manufacturing costs and preparing regular reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Checking monthly nominal ledger reconciliations.
  • Assisting in divisional strategic planning and playing role of Business Finance Partner.
  • Liaising with internal and external auditors and control systems development.
  • Carrying out Capital Investment Appraisal and making recommendations.
  • Preparing annual budgets and forecasting in conjunction with line management and carrying out monthly actual vs budget variance analysis.
  • Assisting in the development and improvement of Information Systems.


The ideal applicant should possess the following minimum qualifications and attributes:

  • Degree in Accounting / Full CIMA / Full CIS.
  • At least three years’ experience as Assistant Cost/Management Accountant in a manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure.

Applications in writing together with detailed CVs should be submitted by no later than 28th of June 2023 to [email protected].

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.