Cost & Production Accountant

Job Category: Sales
Experience: 8 years

Job Grade: D1 Reference Nr: KOFF332:

closing date 26 Jan

Job Description

Responsible to perform management accounting functions on the Mine.

Tasks and Responsibilities

Analyse, control and manage information by using appropriate accounting techniques and systems to determine and recommend various alternatives to ensure viability and profitability for current and future scenarios.
Consolidate all management information in order to prepare and process total mine presentations quarterly and for the budget process.
Consolidate and prepare all costing budget and management information to head office and management on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis.
Consolidate and report on monthly capital expenditure variances.
Co-ordinate and compile quarterly capital requirements for head office.
Coordinate and consolidate the analyses and interprets variance, budget and cost reports, in order to evaluate actual performance against plans and the effects of external factors on cost.
Co-ordinate and ensure the processing of internal and external ad hoc queries.
Coordinate and manage the finalization and accumulation of costing information to make adjustments.
Co-ordinate the process of closing and balancing the financial records at period end (Income Statement at period ends).
Ensure adherence to legislative and corporate governance compliance requirements to manage risk and consequences of non-compliance.
Ensure data integrity of information on the AccPac and E-Workflow systems.
Ensure effective cash flow management to ensure attainment of organizational targets.
Ensure that appropriate reconciliations are prepared and reviewed in order to ensure correct recording of cost.
Initiate, develop, implement, streamline and maintain the necessary financial strategies, policies and procedures.
Ensure personal and co-worker adherence and compliance to Security and Company HSE objectives.

Minimum Requirements

Grade 12
B Comm Accounting Degree
Minimum of 5 years’ general financial experience
Minimum 3 years general cost and production accounting experience in the mining industry
CA accounting / Management Accounting systems experience (AccPac and Essbase) – an advantage. Please indicate on your CV.
Computer Literacy in MS Office suite at an Advanced level
Valid Driver’s license

Other Skills / Competencies

Sound verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills in English.
Analytical thinking; Attention to detail; Accuracy; Drive for results; Organisational awareness; Objective; Planning; Problem-solving; Strategic thinking.

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