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Job offer #1,018,843,026 in South Africa

This newly created position is offered in a high profile, prestigious FMCG Group which has had excellent growth over the last several years. To date, both the Financial Director and Managing Director (who are both CA's) have been fulfilling this role in terms of analysing a plethora of information to produce management information that can be used by the large Key Accounts Department in servicing their customers. As a result of the continued growth and demands of the large customer base, it has now been decided to appoint a dedicated Management Accounting Analyst to fulfil this function. Although the candidate will be reporting directly to the Key Account Executive, nevertheless, he/she will have a very strong reporting dotted line to both the Managing Director and the Financial Director. It should be noted that the Company's turnover is approaching R4 billion and their Key Account customers which represents 40% of the turnover are based all over South Africa and are generally the very large Wholesale and Retail Groups.

The Group's accounting package has been customised to their needs and produces extensive management information. Nevertheless, the candidate will be focusing on pertinent data that is directly related to key accounts customers and will be analysing and interpreting this data to highlight relevant information that can be used both by the Key Accounts Department and their customers. This will include highlighting trends, efficiencies, price per unit, savings per line item and per unit, purchasing decisions, brand popularity, expense analyses, revenue analyses, feasibility studies, analysing tender proposals etc. etc.

The ideal candidate will have a relevant qualification and which could be NDCA, HNDCA, B.Comm. majoring in Management Accounting or Cost Accounting, studying towards CiMA or similar. It certainly would be an advantage if the person has FMCG experience in a similar type role. The candidate must have very advanced Excel skills to be able to analyse all the relevant data and then report as well as comment thereon. The individual must be able to work independently, be proactive, highly logical and able to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in the written format.

Apply on-line or alternatively phone Gerald Lilian on (contact number).

Be advised that if you do not receive a response within two weeks from date of submission of your CV, then please deem your application as unsuccessful.

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