Management Accountant

Industry / Sector: Manufacturing
Employment Type: Permanent
Region: Gauteng

LOCATION:     Midrand

SALARY: R550 000 – R700 000  CTC p/a


The Management Accountant will report to the Head of Finance, and play a key role in the Finance Team, for a successful, privately owned manufacturing business. This role will be responsible for three Factories across SA, and will focus largely on adherence to proper cost accounting principles, procedures and internal controls, whilst maintaining and improving costing processes associated with manufacturing and inventory.


  • B.Com Cost/Management Accounting or other relevant qualification.
  • CIMA – Completed or In Progress
  • At least 5 years’ experience in costing in a manufacturing environment.
  • Sound working knowledge of Syspro or similar ERP system
  • A proven history of ensuring on-time capturing of transactions/data
  • Costing and BOM experience –multi-layered.


The purpose of the role will be to ensure Quality Service to their customer base.

KPA’s will include;

  • Ensuring that the ERP stock matches warehouse stock and that the costs are real per product and correctly related to the selling prices.
  • Objective reporting with the intention of informing & enabling (present)
  • Understanding of what controls are & how you get it to work
  • Identify failures in costing processes and explain how it was fixed
  • Driven the collection of relevant info through others
  • A proven history of ensuring on-time capturing of transactions/data
  • Managing stock takes of several SKU’s & connect what is in the warehouse to what is on the ERP
  • Involved as a team player in the budgeting process
  • Demonstrated connection to customers – understand impact on them of e.g. Inaccurate stock.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of procedures w.r.t the flow of stock through factories (from receiving, manufacturing to sales and dispatching).
  • Supervising the Cost Accountant

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