Cost Accountant

Etazuma Mining and Industries Limited

Full Time
Abuja
Posted 4 months ago

Etazuma Mining and Industries Limited Jobs

Job Title: Cost Accountant

Location: Abuja

Details

  • We are looking to hire an experienced Cost Accountant with excellent organizational and analytical skills.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain the cost accounting system, documents and records of the organization
  • Collect cost information and maintain an expenses database
  • Construct data accumulation systems
  • Determine fixed costs (e.g. salaries, rent and insurance)
  • Plan and record variable costs (e.g. purchases of raw material and operations costs)
  • Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Prepare budgeting reports (for the company and for each department)
  • Analyze and report profit margins
  • Prepare (monthly, quarterly and annual) cost forecasts
  • Assisting in month-end and year-end closing
  • Identify and recommend cost-effective solutions

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business with an emphasis in Accounting, or a related field preferred
  • 2-3 Years Proven work experience as a Cost Accountant, Cost Analyst, Accountant or similar role
  • Sound understanding of Account principles.
  • Experience with accounting software, like SAP
  • Computer literacy, Microsoft Office Suite, MS Excel in particular (familiarity with VLOOKUPs and pivot tables)
  • Computer literacy, MS Excel in particular (familiarity with VLOOKUPs and pivot tables)
  • Knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting best practices, laws, standards, and state/national regulations and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Excellent report-writing, verbal communication and IT skills
  • Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and problem-solving skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail with superb organizational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Integrity, with an ability to handle confidential information

Application Closing Date
7th January, 2021.

How to Apply
interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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