9 Oct '18
Cost and Management Accountant

Financial, Western Cape Epping

R 18000

An exciting opportunity for a Cost and Management Accountant reporting to the Financial Manager based in Epping Industry. Must have a Tertiary qualification (B.Tech or BComm) with 2-4 years manufacturing experience.


Key Performance Areas:

  • Maintain and support the standard costing system and ensure that departmental cost allocations are correct. 
  • Investigate and ensure that all bills of material are correct and updated on a regular base to reflect the correct standard costs. 
  • Maintain and support the CAPEX process and fixed assets register within Syspro 7
  • Be trained as a super user on the ERP system as local support for Syspro 7
  • Perform gross profit variance analysis on products and corrective actions if required. 
  • Assist the financial director with annual budget and quarterly business forecasting. 
  • Support GPM US with costing and pricing enquiries. 
  • Responsible for quarterly stock takes and monthly inventory movements.
  • Reconciliation of inventory general ledger accounts with Syspro sub ledger inventory modules. 
  • Support sales department with annual price increases. 
  • Assist financial director with scenario and benchmarking analysis. 
  • Weekly and monthly flash data reporting to management. 
  • Ad hoc projects as requested by the Financial Manager


Minimum Requirements:




  • Must have completed three year diploma in cost and management accounting(min) with preference to B.Tech (Cost and Management Accounting) or B.Comm (Management Accounting)


  • Study towards CIMA with an added advantage
  • Must have 2-4 years manufacturing experience (this is critical)


  • Must have ERP experience with preference to MS Dynamics or Syspro




Ad Visible Until: 8 November 2018
Ref: CPT002546/LP

Vacancy Type: Contract