Cost Accountant at Zambeef Products Plc
Lusaka, Full Time
Zambeef Products Plc
Job type: Full-Time
Job category: Accounting Jobs in Zambia
COST ACCOUNTANT MASTER PORK (X1)
The successful candidate will be responsible for the below:
Analysing operational costs and cost standards;
Conducting cost-volume-profit (CVP) analyses;
Update standard costs in the bill of materials
Preparing reports comparing standard costs to actual costs;
Recommending opportunities for cost reduction and profit maximization;
Monitoring that Cost of production is within the set cost structure.
Maintaining cost accounting systems;
Monitoring compliance with all laws and standards;
Conducting margin analysis.
Report on Breakeven points by products, Work canters, and Factory
Other Duties as assigned
Professional Qualification such as ACCA 2, CA Zambia Level 2, ZICA Diploma in Accountancy, CIMA level 2.
3+ years of Accounting/Finance Experience in Meat Processing/Manufacturing Business.
Member of the Zambian Institute of Chartered Accountants
Experience working with Pastel Evolution;
Excellent analytical skills; and
Attention to Detail
Integrity-Job requires being honest and ethical
Dependability-Job Requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable
Analytical thinking-the job requires analysing information and using logic to address work related issues and problems
Results orientated with the ability to plan and deliver against project deadlines
Commercially and financially aware with experience of managing budgets
Keen attention to detail and accuracy
Method of Application
Candidates meeting the above criteria should submit hand written letters, with detailed Curriculum Vitae and copies of certificates and contact details of three (3) referees and should be addressed to:
THE HR OPERATIONS MANAGER
Zambeef Products PLC
P/B 17, Woodlands
NB. Internal applicants should get approvals from their Heads of Departments before applying and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Zambeef Products PLC values gender diversity in the recruitment process as we promote gender equality.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 9th September, 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.