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Financial Controller/ Cost accountant (#1,009,422,424) 

Job offer #1,009,422,424 in Maitland (Western Cape), South Africa

Candidate Requirements

Matric essential
Bachelor of Commerce degree from recognized university, with accounting (2) subject completed

Minimum 5 years' comercial , preferably engineering experience within similar roles.


Review creditor's recons as processed by cashbook / creditors clerk
Prepare balance sheet reconciliations at month-end in preparation for management accounts
Prepare management accounts
Pass journal entries where necessary / under authorization
Prepare monthly VAT reconciliation
Prepare monthly creditors reconciliation Load bank payments together with preparing requisitions and supporting documentation for approval
Review stock adjustments
Internal queries and staff guidance
Compliance with applicable accounting standards
Understand the corporate and project(s) specific cost procedures and carry out all work in accordance with these.

Study and understand all relevant project documents relating to cost management.
Work with all relevant project personnel to ensure that cost control procedures are in place..
Reviewing cost commitment and expenditure information for all cost elements, for input to the computerised cost control and reporting system on a consistent basis and ensuring that all information received is accurate and correctly input.
Producing regular cost reports and advising management of any forecast cost overruns as soon as possible to allow corrective actions to be taken in a timely manner.
Highlighting cost areas of concern and suggesting areas of improvement.
Maintaining comprehensive accessible registers of financial approvals, variations and change orders.
Liaising with the finance department with regards to establishing monthly evaluation of work done, goods received and services rendered for invoice preparation and verification.
Ensure that all cost related work is in compliance with procurement contract(s).

Job Details

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Western Cape
South Africa

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