Cost Accountant (REF: KK199) (Market Related Salary) – Parow, Western Cape

Job Overview

Our client, a leader in their industry, is looking for a a Cost Accountant to join their team. The position will report to the Financial Director and will be based in Parow, Cape Town.


Verify stock and labour transactions on various software systems

Be hands-on in following up on stock queries

Plan and oversee quarterly stock counts

Supervise the team

Review WIP for jobs to be closed

Product cost calculation when and where required

Prepare required month end reports as required

Various manufacturing and cost investigations

Liaise with production departments and management to investigate stock/production queries

Any other tasks and duties as assigned


Relevant tertiary Degree / Diploma (within the field of Finance)

A minimum of 3 years’ experience within a manufacturing environment is essential

Excellent verbal and written communication skills (in English)

Competent in MS Office (especially Excel- Pivot Tables,VLOOKUP, Macro’ s and Micro’s) and experience in an integrated MIS package is-essential

Able to multi task

Great organisational skills

Attention to detail as well as accuracy

Team Player but must be able to work independently as well

Ability to work towards deadlines set

Must be able to follow procedures strictly

Reliable and punctual

Job Detail
  • Salary RangeMarket Related
  • Experience3 Years
  • QualificationDiploma
  • AA/EENo