Cost Accountant Job in Nairobi Kenya

Position: Cost Accountant
Location: Nairobi
Nature of Job: Full time
Salary: 90,000 K

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Analyzing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Analyzing audits of costs and preparing reports
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System
  • Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
  • Reconciles finished goods inventories
  • Analyzes actual manufacturing expenses and prepares periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Designs and understands cost flow to determine proper job order costing
  • Create budgets and manage costs for the company
Key Requirements and Skills
  • Degree in Business related Course
  • CPA- Kenya
  • 3-5years experience as a cost accountant
  • Attention to Detail
  • Confidentiality
  • Time Management
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Analytical ability
If qualified send CV stating your experience, skills and qualifications to
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