Cost and Management Accountant

A manufacturing company based in the northern suburbs is seeking the expertise of a Cost and Management Accountant for a temporary period (with possibility of permanency).



Cost Accounting

  • Review and Maintenance BOMs
  • Review and Maintenance of Machine Rates and Labour Rates
  • Reporting on Production Performance and Outputs
  • Reporting on Production Efficiencies
  • Analysis of Production Input costs and Yield
  • Studying and collecting data to determine costs linked to business activity and product cost
  • Margin/Profitability Analysis
  • Analysis of changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods, to determine effects on cost
  • Providing estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products.
  • Inventory Valuation
  • Analysis and Assisting in Capital Budgeting/Expenditure requests
  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger
  • Assisting in Budget and Forecast Preparation
  • Assisting with the maintenance of accurate Financial Records



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy or Equivalent, with 5 years’ experience with exposure to manufacturing environment.
  • Exact ERP Experience or similar package would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of foreign exchange transactions
  • MS office experience required