21 Jan '21
Financial Controller/Cost Accountant

Finance, Gauteng JHB - Eastern Suburbs

Market related - Market related

Our client, a Manufacturing giant, is seeking a hands on Financial Controller/Cost Accountant in Johannesburg area.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • B. Com Accounting Degree / B Tech Diploma in Cost & Management Accounting.
  • Minimum 3 years working experience in a similar role.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Projects analysis and reporting in liaison with project management.
  • Cost centre variance analysis.
  • ERP maintenance and setting up cost centre.
  • Relevant balance sheet recons.
  • Slow moving stock analysis.
  • Tax pack preparation.
  • Month-end reporting and ERP processing for tax, inventory and project costing.
  • Update standard costs.
  • Work closely with Project management and Sales teams.
  • Work closely with ERP and project software teams on costing setups and reports.
  • Reconcile project software information to ERP.
  • Tax and other statistical returns.


  • Completed articles of clerkship with an accounting firm.
  • Basic knowledge of IFRS, Income tax and VAT.


Closing Date:

Submissions for this vacancy will close on 21 February 2021, however you will still have the opportunity to submit your CV for this position till 6 March 2021.

Please Note:

Thank you for submitting your CV to Marvel Placement Consultants. We value your submission, and we try our utmost best to get back to each applicant. However, should your application be successful, we will be in contact with you. Should you not hear from us within two weeks of application, please consider your application as unsuccessful. We are however recruitment specialists and will keep your details on our database for possible future opportunities.

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Ad Visible Until: 28 February 2021
Ref: PTA000425/ZE

Vacancy Type: Permanent