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Cost Accountant (CHE707)







Specifying Personnel


R15 000.00 - R20 000.00 Per Month

Cost Accountant (CHE707)

Northriding, Randburg

R 20 000 per month + 2/3 of Medical Aid + Life Cover + Funeral Cover + Provident


Job Purpose:

This position is accountable for efficient and effective project budgeting, monitoring the progress of projects, investigating variances, ensuring accurate invoicing and reporting on project profits achieved.



·        Tertiary education

·        Minimum qualification Bcom/CIMA

·        2 3 years relevant experience

·        Pastel Evolution Experience


Duties and Responsibilities:

·        Ensure that documentation is received from Services department on a new project;

·        Maintain Projects in Evolution;

·        Setting up a Budget for new projects based on approved PO value and timeline from services department;

·        Monitor and approve the issue of stock for the specific project;

·        Arrange stock deliveries with warehouse to site upon request;

·        Processing of material usages;

·        Weekly material stock count;

·        Ensure that invoicing requirements are met as per specific client needs;

·        Ensure accuracy of project invoicing;

·        Monitor and report on actual expenditure compared to budget and raise any issues;

·        Promote project cost savings;

·        Monitor and ensure that project changes are accounted for in the final project sign off;

·        Ensure the maintenance of internal documentation to ensure that project is accepted by client;

·        Sign off projects with Operations Manager before final project closure;

·        Ensure that all stock and services related costs are captured for month end close off;

·        Prepare detailed project analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory accounts;

·        Report on a weekly basis on project budget versus actuals;

·        Performing any other tasks upon request from Financial Manager.

·        Maintain project-related records, including contracts and change orders;

·        Review and approve contractors invoicing related to a project;

·        Recon of all contractors invoicing on project;

·        Liaise with Project managers to get required information;

·        Investigate project variances and submit variance reports to management;

·        Assist in providing information for annual audit.



To apply for this position: Send MS Word format CV to [email protected] and use CHE707 in the subject line




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