Job Openings Junior Cost Accountant

About the job Junior Cost Accountant

We are looking to hire a Junior Cost Accountant with excellent organizational and analytical skills. The person will be based at our Ballito offices.


  • Maintain the cost accounting system, documents, and records of the organization.
  • Analyse and recommend costs and cost savings.
  • Prepare and complete internal cost audits.
  • Analyse the data collected and log a detailed record of the results.
  • Analyse any changes in goods or services provided in order 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.


  • Diploma or Degree in accounting or a related field.
  • 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.
  • Excellent report-writing, communication, and IT skills.