Costing Manager - Cairo

Confidential Company - Heliopolis, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Not Selected
Experience Needed:
More than 10 years
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • Supervise, design and implement a consistently effective cost control system and a company budget and reporting system.
  • Review and present budget proposals and prepare financial documents and
  • reports to include suggestions on how to address and close financial gaps based on the data analyzed.
  • Manage and support performance achievement against function and individual KPI’s of the team .
  • Plan, organize and direct all the activities of the cost accounting function
  • Manage day to day operations of the existing cost accounting function from management of current unit costs to monthly close and analysis
  • Manage the transition from the existing cost environment to a new cost system
  • Identify, hire and develop cost accountants
  • Development and maintenance of standard costs
  • Perform the monthly closing activities including preparation of the cost statement along with supporting analysis
  • Proactive analysis of variances and communication of issues and opportunities to the rest of Finance
  • Develop metrics and tracking system for major cost drivers
  • Define policies and procedures for all cost accounting activities
  • Responsible for inventory accounting and reporting
  • Preparing the Company Budget and Budgetary reports on regular basis
  • Direct reporting to Finance Director
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 10+ years progressive experience in accounting management
  • CPA or CMA preferred
  • Experienced with financial systems and applications (e.g.. Excel, ERP and accounting software)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven experience in driving process improvement
  • Ability to lead, motivate and support accounting team Strong communication skills .
  • Comfortable with occasional ambiguity but able to make calculated decisions
  • Expert PC, modeling and analytical skills (both quantitative and qualitative)
  • Experience resolving basic issues in a timely and efficient manner; begins to gain exposure to the resolution of complex issues
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