Food and Beverage Cost Controller Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title: Cost Controller – Food and Beverage

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: 40k – 50k

Our client is a well established company engaging in the Food and Beverage Industry.

They seek to hire a competent Cost Controller to develop, lead and execute stock control of food and beverage and control computer operations in points of sale systems.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain the food inventory updated on a daily basis
  • Carry out spot-checks on the hotel stores rotating stock-takes and carry out checks on storing operations
  • Account for any stock transfer between on-board locations.
  • Input bar stock counts records and analyze results highlighting the discrepancies for additional counts or reviews.
  • Spot check on physical inventories held in the bars, food and beverage stores
  • Compile a physical inventory routine for each food & beverage locations.
  • Prepare a voyage report in the end of each cruise to be signed by the F&B Manager and send to the shore side office.
  • Day to day supervision and management of the responsibilities detailed above.
  • Conduct audits,reconciliations and controls procedures, whilst tackling systems and financial control problems.
  • Run end of the day on all bar point of sales workstations, distribute daily sales analysis reports as required.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management, Finance or related fields
  • An accounting course would be an added advantage
  • Previous Experience in a similar role for at least two (2) years
  • Must be computer literate and able to use stock control software
  • Highly flexible and able to work in a team when called upon
  • High level of integrity and honesty

How to Apply

Please only send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject (Cost Controller – Food and Beverage) to before Friday 30th November 2018.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted

Accounting and Finance, Hospitality and Food Industry
Updated: November 23, 2018 — 4:39 pm