Timber Company Cost Accountant Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Position: Cost Accountant

Industry: Manufacturing

Location: Nairobi

Our client, a leading timber company that manufacturing and installing products such as joinery, parquet flooring, machined timber and others is seeking to recruit a Cost Accountant

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Overseeing inventory checks and maintaining accurate accounts for Raw Materials, Work In Progress, Finished Goods and calculating landed cost for imported materials
  • Establishing and updating standard costs of manufactured and purchased items,
  • Ensuring minimal variance between actual and standard costs,
  • Evaluate input costs, work in progress costs and sales costs
  • Ensuring filing is done in a timely and accurate manner,
  • Work on accounts receivables and payables,
  • Computing taxes owed, preparing tax returns, and ensure prompt payment and compliance with taxation legislation,
  • Inspecting and updating accounting books and accounting systems,
  • Organizing and maintaining financial records,
  • Verifying items billed against items ordered and received and reconciling differences through follow-up with the vendor,
  • Analyzing and investigating annual and monthly financial accounts;
  • Entering and updating accounting data in automated systems, posting financial data to appropriate accounts in an automated accounting system,
  • Controlling income and expenditure,
  • Preparing reports, budgets, business plans, and financial statements and bank reconciliation of all bank accounts.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor of Commerce/Accounting or related.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA K)
  • 4-5 years’ experience in a similar sector

To apply, CLICK HERE on or before 15th November 2018.

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Accounting and Finance
Updated: November 3, 2018 — 3:23 am