Cost Accountant

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed.

Seed-Co Zambia Limited

Cost Accountant


With reference to the subject mentioned, Seed-Co Zambia Limited wishes to fill the vacancy of Cost Accountant. The Cost Accountant is expected to be detail-oriented, knowledgeable on statistics, have strong problem-solving skills, work comfortably under pressure, and deliver on tight deadlines.

Cost Accountant Responsibilities:
  • Develop and maintain the cost accounting system, documents, and records of the organization.
  • Analyse and recommend costs and cost savings.
  • Prepare and complete internal cost audits.
  • Comply with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for financial statements.
  • Analyse the data collected and log a detailed record of the results.
  • Analyse any changes in goods or services provided to determine what effect it has on the cost.
  • Analyse manufacturing costs and prepare regular reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Make estimates of new and proposed product costs.
  • Provide management with reports that specify and compare factors that affect prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Assist in audits and general ledger preparation.
  • Conduct physical inventories and monitor the cycle count program.
Cost Accountant Requirements:
  • Degree in Accounting / ACCA / CIMA or equivalent related field.
  • 2 years of Cost Accounting work experience.
  • Sound understanding of accounting principles.

Interested candidates should e-mail their applications with supporting documentation (CV & copies of certificates) to or hand deliver their applications to the Human Resources Department at Business Complex.

The deadline: for submissions is Friday 22nd March 2024 at 16:00hrs.

Late submissions will STRICTLY not be accepted.

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