Manufacturing Sector Production Cost Accountant Job in Mombasa, Kenya

We are Hiring!

Our client, a renowned in the Manufacturing Sector based in Mombasa, have an immediate requirement for the positions of Production Cost Accountant to be based in Mombasa

Job Purpose: To direct activities of product costing, product manufacturing analysis, and inventory valuation.

Main Responsibilities of Job

  • To maintain a daily production record that should agree with inventory and daily sales
  • To mobilize for, coordinate and participate in stock counts, both cyclic and monthly
  • To ensure that product reconciliations are completed and any variance explained/investigates and appropriate action taken
  • Reconcile finished goods and raw material inventories – physical vs system
  • Review and recalculate raw materials, finished goods and other base costs and determine impact to business by applying changes
  • Planning, studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw materials purchases, inventory and labour.
  • Prepare detailed cost reports for manufacturing, identifying key overspends and variances and identifying opportunities for improvements
  • Prepare various financial analysis related to manufacturing costs, inventory, and expense information for various consumers as needed for decision making support.
  • Maintain cost accounting system
  • Assisting in month end close of the general ledger

Academic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or business management
  • CPA (K) or equivalent
  • At least 3 years’ experience in manufacturing environment
  • Excellent use of Excel. Working knowledge with advanced Excel will be an added advantage.
  • Experience using ERP (SAP-B1 preferred) in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent analytical skills

How to Apply

If you fit the description, please send your CV to the following email address:

Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis until a suitable candidate is hired.

Accounting and Finance
Updated: February 23, 2020 — 6:33 pm