Cost Accountant

Lusaka, Zambia, Full Time -

National Breweries Plc is Zambia’s leading producer and distributor of Traditional African Beer. Our affiliation to Delta Beverages gives our employees a sense of pride and that of belonging to one of the biggest international brewing companies in the world. The Company offers opportunities for all to learn develop and grow, whilst offering challenging career opportunities for lateral or vertical advancement.
We are inviting applications to fill the following vacant position:
POSITION: COST ACCOUNTANT
CONTRACT: PERMANENT
Reporting to the Management Accountant, the successful candidate will be accountable for the following:

Assist in preparation of the monthly periodic management accounts
Preparing monthly cost variance reports
Periodic collation of raw material pricing for BOMs
Assist in budget formulation, implementation and control
Coordinate monthly inventory counts
Prepare monthly inventory reconciliations
Perform CWIP analysis and fixed asset capitalization
Assist to track fixed assets spend to budget
Prepare monthly fixed assets reconciliations
Preparing statutory returns for Excise tax
Providing accounting, budgeting and management information services

This job is particularly suitable for candidates who meet the following minimum requirements:

Grade 12 Certificate
Mimimum part qualified CIMA/ACCA accountant or equivalent in the related field
ZICA Membership
At least 3 years’ accounting experience in a manufacturing environment
Ability to work with accounting packages
Knowledge in SAP is added advantage
Ability to advise on management of financial resources

SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS
Interested persons should send their applications and CV’s not later than 5th April 2022 to;
The Human Resource Specialist
National Breweries Plc
Sheki Sheki Road
PO Box 35135
Lusaka
Email address: [email protected]
(Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to & all attachments should be in a single PDF File. Kindly state the position in the subject line)