Senior Financial Analyst (Cost Accounting / SAP/ Manufacturing / CA (SA) / Finance / Automotive), Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth, Ea

Location: Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Date Posted: 29-05-2018
Ref: MIM
Client Description:
A leading multinational tire manufacturing company has an exciting opportunity which will be based in Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Our client employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world for automobiles, commercial trucks, light trucks, motorcycles, SUVs, race cars, airplanes, farm equipment and heavy earth-mover machinery.
Role Overview:
Applications are invited for the above position that exists within our clients factory accounting division in Uitenhage. Reporting to the finance business partner, the successful candidate will coordinate the team to establish accurate standard factory costs and to collect actual costs for recording in the factory accounting ledgers.
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Standard product costing.
  • Business team representation.
  • Work-in-process inventory reconciliation and valuation.
  • Plant waste reporting and forecasting.
  • Calculation and control of intercompany selling prices.
  • Processing variance analysis and management comments.
  • Systems development.
  • Ad-hoc feasibility studies.
  • Business plan participation.
  • Zero loss calculations.
Education & Experience Required:
  • Cost accounting diploma / B.Com hons degree. (CA) (SA) would be an advantage
  • Minimum 5 years cost accounting exposure.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to deal professionally with internal customers.
  • High degree of computer literacy (MS office)
  • Knowledge of SAP would be an advantage
  • Advanced excel skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • Duration: Perm
  • Salary: R 650 000 including Petrol card
  • Location:  Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
  • Reporting to: Finance business partner
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Michelle Muir
Senior Associate
CA Global Africa Recruitment 
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