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    Cost Accountant at Elevantix Consulting

    Feb 14, 2018

    Elevantix Consulting Limited, is recruiting on behalf of her Client a leading brand in Food & Beverages industry in Nigeria to fill the following position below:

    Cost Accountant


    Job Description:

    • Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts
    • Investigate cycle counting variances and resolve issues
    • Lead and manage the quarterly excess and obsolete inventory review process
    • Control scrap inventory and ensure adequate measures are taken to realize true value of scrap.
    • Analyzes of actual production costs and prepares periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
    • Ensure timely submission, accuracy and validity of inventory, gross margin schedules to management
    • Provides management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
    • Maintain and assist in improving processes and controls associated with manufacturing costs and inventory valuation
    • Prepares estimates of new and proposed product or service costs
    • Recommends cost efficiencies in new product layouts
    • Analyzing cost volume-profit (CVP) relationships and short-term decision making
    • Provide Sales Margin analysis by Customer/Product
    • Support internal and external auditors by ensuring
    • Availability of vouchers, supporting and other required documentation
    • Resources to provide explanation and answer question raised by auditors
    • Ensure effective utilization of ERP functionality.
    • Support the implementation of ERP and other financial system from Job costing perspective.
    • Champion new initiative and capability building.

    Job Specification:

    • To apply for this position, you need to have a good recognized tertiary qualification in Accounting or related degree.
    • Professional Qualification such as ICAN, ACCA, CIMA will be an added advantage.
    • Proficient computer skills in MS Office Suite with other accounting softwares and minimum of 7 years’ experience in managing similar role in FMCG at the senior level position.

    Key competencies Required:

    • Must be fluent in English - written and spoken
    • Excellent verbal and written communication
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Entrepreneurial mindset
    • Self-driven and result-oriented
    • Problem-solving skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Good team player

    Method of Application

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