Cost Accountant Jobs2 weeks ago Jobs Offers Nairobi 97 views
Job Description/RequirementsPosition: COST ACCOUNTANT (FOR A FAST FOODS MANUFACTURING AND SERVICING COMPANY)Employer: A LEADING FAST FOODS MANUFACTURING AND SERVICING COMPANY WITH FOOD SERVING OUTLETS IN NAIROBI AND MOMBASARef No: SGK-CA-09-2021Industry:HOSPITALITY (HOTEL)Job Category:MIDDLE MANAGEMENTTown:NAIROBICountry:KENYARequirements:• Bachelors degree in accounting, finance or business related field.• CPA(K).• Proficiency in excel; Microsoft oracle Netsuite is an advantage.• High integrity, utmost confidentiality level.• Good analytical skills.• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to summarize and present complex financial data in an organized, concise manner.• Independent, mature, self-initiative and possesses positive attitude.• He/she must have ability to: make decisions and exercise sound judgement, work a flexible schedule based on business needs, which may include evenings, weekends and holidays.• Demonstrated self-starter and problem solver with excellent interpersonal skills.• Able to work under pressure and tight deadlines and at the same time deliver time results and reports.• Team player and fast worker.Experience:3 - 5 years working experience as a cost accountant in the field preferably in a quick service restaurant.Salary:KSHS. 90,000 - 110,000 PLUS GENEROUS COMPANY BENEFITSDuties:Reporting to finance manager, cost accountant main role is to ensure inventory and cost of sales are correctly accounted for;Ensuring both physical and book inventory are reconciled and reconciling items investigated and resolved to achieve the following objectives:-• To ensure timely processing of stocks movement instructions from commissaries to stores, stores to stores.• to correctly report inventories and cost of sales monthly.• To supervise and participate in monthly physical verification of stocks for successful inventory management. Ensure adequate controls in inventory management.• To ensure that the inventory movements are tracked and are correctly reported in Netsuite. To correctly report slow moving, bad and damaged materials.• To correctly report expired and obsolete stock.• Review best practices that can support continuous process improvements.• To seek guidance from the finance manager on postings relating to inventories respectively. Posting of transfer orders in Netsuite based.• To ensure movement of inventory is tracked and updated in oracle Netsuite system in accordance with internal policies and procedures.• Liaise with other departments to ensure correct posting of invoices and expenses.• To amortize consumables in accordance with usage report from warehouse / commissary.• Preparation of landed costs for imported items. Generation of monthly inventory reports. Monthly reconciliation of physical inventory to book quantities.• Preparation of slow moving, bad and damaged goods report.