Cost Accountant Career Job – JESA Farm Dairy Limited

Job Title:      Cost Accountant
Organisation: JESA Farm Dairy
Limited
About JESA:
JESA Farm Dairy
Ltd boasts of the most delicious highly nutritious milk which comes to you from
the JESA Farm which is nestled in the unspoiled lush greegfn pastures of
Busunju. At JESA, they have built reputation on producing world class high
quality dairy products. To achieve this, they start with only the finest and
freshest milk from their farm and a few selected suppliers. JESA delivers
aspects of their production, from the nutritious diet that the cows are fed on,
through to milking, pasteurising and packaging, meet the highest possible
standards to ensure that you get it fresh from JESA to your home.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·        
Send weekly finished products costing
·        
Inventory management: in charge of updating
the Financial System with the latest unit cost for each inventory item and
making adjustments to inventory units when need arises e.g. after stock takes
or when variance is identified.
·        
Fixed Assets Management:  in charge of ensuring, on a monthly basis,
that the fixed assets module is updating with correct values of fixed assets
i.e. disposal, additions, depreciation, impairment charges.
·        
Project Appraisal: Establish Net
Present Value, Payback period, Internal Rate of Return (IRR) and other key
ratios for project evaluation.
·        
In charge of the preparation of Management
Information System (MIS) reports on a daily basis.
·        
The Cost Accountant will also be tasked with the reconciliation
of supplier accounts.
·        
Collect, analyze, summarize and evaluate various
cost alternative courses of action. 
·        
Guide management on the most appropriate course of
action based on cost efficiency and capability
·        
Compare input and output results to Measure
Company’s financial performance.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
·        
The ideal candidate for the JESA Farm Dairy Cost
Accountant should hold a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Accounting or any
related business course.
·        
Professional accounting qualification i.e.
possession of CIMA, ACCA or CPA.
·        
A minimum of two to three years of relevant
experience preferably in a Dairy products setting (manufacturing setting).
·        
Excellent interpersonal skills and computerized
accounting knowledge and high levels of proficiency using spreadsheets. Prior experience
working with Oracle based ERP is an added advantage.
·        
Ability to prioritize objectives, duties and to work
independently
·        
Excellent analytical skills
How to Apply: 
All suitably
qualified candidates should visit the web link below and create a profile on
the NFT Consult website by entering their e-mail addresses. Please visit web
link below and click Apply now if convinced you have the job requirements. The
applications/CVs should be prepared in English and submitted in either MS Word
or PDF format will be considered.
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