Introduction Purpose of the Job : The Cost Accountant will report directly to the Financial Manager. The Cost Accountant will be responsible for preparing new site profit and loss statements, administering CAPEX approvals, maintaining the fixed asset register at site level, payroll analysis and general assistance to the Financial Manager Duties & Responsibilities KEY RESPONSIBILITIES : Re-costing of all current Security & Property Care sites based on current complement, services rendered and current billing Audit and report on consumable usage against budget Audit labour component on site against site budgets Investigate all Sites with unfavourable variances and provide feedback to Management Report on Site Profitability to Management Maintain and record fixed assets accurately per Site Contract management for all existing and new sites Liaise with Operations to verify existence of fixed assets at a Site level, on a recurring basis Desired Experience & Qualification MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS : Matric Certified 2 3 years Accounting experience Finance / Accounting Qualification Financial Management experience with planning, costing, forecasting and business analysis Solid Computer Proficiency Previous Accounting Software Package (SAPB1 will be advantageous) COMPETENCIES : Problem-solving Skills Excellent People Skills Excellent Reconciliation Skills Excellent Basic Arithmetic Calculations Ability to demonstrate aptitude of using figures Excellent Verbal and Written communication Skills Ability to exercise Discretion in Disclosing Information Excellent Organisational Skills in order to meet deadlines Excellent ability to carry out presentations, work with spreadsheets and participate in meetings Interested?
As per Excellerate Services Recruitment and Selection Policy : All equity procedures will apply . If you are not contacted as a short-listed Candidate within 2 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application as being unsuccessful.
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