Job title: Asst. Manager – Cost Accounting and Inventory
Reports to: Manager Finance
Location: Kampala, with frequent visits to the North-Iceme in Kole.

Job Purpose
Work closely with procurement, production, quality assurance, and accounts to ensure that costing is done correctly

Key Responsibilities

  • Analyze the manufacturing costs, prepare regular daily reports lot wise/ invoice wise considering cost of procurements from various locations
  • Prepare daily cost sheet for production and report for labour, energy, and overhead in production (Batch costing) and also at company level.
  • Variance analysis for inventory and production, identifying areas of improvement, and establish new or adjust existing inventory control procedures and practices for various products.
  • Review standard cost for accuracy maintains and improve processes and controls associated with manufacturing costs and inventory valuation.
  • Prepare and complete production internal cost audits.
  • Recommend cost efficiencies in new product layouts starting from procurements up to the finished goods level.
  • Assisting in SAP implementation, along with future system enhancements.
  • Conduct physical inventories for all locations and monitor cycle count programs.
  • Prepare various financial analyses related to manufacturing costs, inventory, and expense information for various customers as needed for decision-making support. ·
  • Assist in developing and documenting policies and procedures, including system requirements and internal controls.
  • Monthly Inventory valuation for book closing purposes.

Education and Professional Qualifications
B.Com, BBA with CPA/ACCA completed.

Work Experience
7 years in a busy reputable company preferably manufacturing industry.
Age bracket 30-40 years

Desired profile

  • High integrity
  • Confidentiality/ Responsible
  • Good Communication skills
  • Good Interpersonal skills
  • Working in a team in a multi-culture environment

How to apply

Send application and CV only to, CC:

Deadline: 31st July 2021