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Cost Accountant Job in Kenya

Cost Accountant – Manufacturing Industry

Responsibilities

  • Conduct ongoing process constraint analyses
  • Report on breakeven points by products, work centers, and factories
  • Report on margins by product and division
  • Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances
  • Update standard costs in the bill of materials
  • Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close
  • Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles
  • Work with the materials review board to locate and dispose of obsolete inventory
  • Analyze capital budgeting requests
  • Perform cost accumulation tasks as a member of the target costing group
  • Prepare, analyze and report weekly, monthly, quarterly gross margin analysis by brand by customer type
  • Assist in month-end closing, prepare journal entries as necessary, analyze inventory evaluation, inventory roll forward
  • Prepare collateral reporting
  • Coordinate with IT department for system issues, maintenance and development such as production, purchasing, import/export, accounts payable, accounts receivable, import/export IT, receiving, shipping, and other.
  • Analyze cost accounting data and assist with cycle count/physical inventories
  • Maintain internal control documentation and test internal controls
  • Prepare detailed account analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory, liability accounts by customer type by division
  • Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in regards to cost analyses and profitability
  • Support and assist internal department reporting requirements such as audit schedules, tax schedules and others
  • Ensure timely submission, accuracy and validity of inventory, gross margin schedules to management

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • CPA (K)
  • Manufacturing industry experience is a MUST
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job typically acquired through 5 or more years of related experience
  • Ability to apply knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles & Cost Accounting Standards
  • Experience and expertise with ERP
  • Experience and expertise with SAP
  • Ability to research, compile, analyze and interpret data
  • Ability to analyze and reconcile complex accounts and reserves

How to apply

Email CV and salary requirements to recruitment@odumont.com with “Cost Accountant- Manufacturing” in the subject line.

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Revenue Accountant Job in Kenya

Revenue Accountant – Manufacturing Industry

Responsibilities

  • Perform company accounting operations and determine revenues and expenditures.
  • Work with account team to perform financial planning, analysis and reporting activities.
  • Determine monthly revenue forecast and perform monthly revenue analysis and calculation.
  • Generate monthly revenue and expenditure reports to management.
  • Oversee financial transactions and process invoices in a timely manner.
  • Prepare accounting records and financial reports as per company standards.
  • Provide financial expertise based on company financial commitments and forecasts.
  • Perform reconciliations of account receivables and payables.
  • Assist in financial audits and implement audit recommendations.
  • Present account reconciliation summary to management on regular basis.
  • Identify and resolve outstanding balances on monthly basis.
  • Perform deferred revenue and unbilled analysis and other reconciliations
  • Document and review of contracts to support compliance with applicable authoritative literature
  • Preparation of revenue recognition memos
  • Prepare analysis of percentage of completion contracts
  • Prepare and assist in documentation for Revenue Accounting
  • Maintain cost deferrals and analysis for long term software contracts
  • Assist with month end financial close assignments as needed.

Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Accounting required.
  • CPA (K)
  • 5 years experience in revenue accounting
  • Experience with a manufacturing company is a MUST
  • Experience and proficiency with ERP and SAP is required
  • Detail oriented, adaptable and self-motivated
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

How to apply

Email CV and salary requirements to recruitment@odumont.com with “Revenue Accountant – Manufacturing” in the subject line

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Assistant Cost Accountant Jobs in Kenya

Assistant Cost Accountant – Manufacturing Industry

Responsibilities

  • Conduct ongoing process constraint analyses
  • Report on breakeven points by products, work centers, and factories
  • Report on margins by product and division
  • Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular on spending variances
  • Update standard costs in the bill of materials
  • Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close
  • Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles
  • Work with the materials review board to locate and dispose of obsolete inventory
  • Analyze capital budgeting requests
  • Perform cost accumulation tasks as a member of the target costing group
  • Prepare, analyze and report weekly, monthly, quarterly gross margin analysis by brand by customer type
  • Assist in month-end closing, prepare journal entries as necessary, analyze inventory evaluation, inventory roll forward
  • Prepare collateral reporting
  • Coordinate with IT department for system issues, maintenance and development such as production, purchasing, import/export, accounts payable, accounts receivable, import/export IT, receiving, shipping, and other.
  • Analyze cost accounting data and assist with cycle count/physical inventories
  • Maintain internal control documentation and test internal controls
  • Prepare detailed account analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory, liability accounts by customer type by division
  • Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in regards to cost analyses and profitability
  • Support and assist internal department reporting requirements such as audit schedules, tax schedules and others
  • Ensure timely submission, accuracy and validity of inventory, gross margin schedules to management

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • CPA 3
  • Manufacturing industry experience is a MUST
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job typically acquired through 3 years of related experience
  • Ability to apply knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles & Cost Accounting Standards
  • Experience and expertise with ERP
  • Experience and expertise with SAP
  • Ability to research, compile, analyze and interpret data
  • Ability to analyze and reconcile complex accounts and reserves

How to apply

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