Cost Accountant

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  • Posted:
    3 years ago
  • Category:
    Accounting, Administration, Airline Management, Airport & Ground Staff
  • Deadline:
    August 10, 2018
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    Male, Female

Would You Like To Be A Cost Accountant For Air Botswana?


Job Summary

  • As a Cost Accountant, you will be reporting to Finance Manager.
  • You will be responsible for analyzing data obtained through evaluation of budgets and expenditure to determine costs per business activity and provide costing information for decision making; ensure accurate management and reporting of fixed assets.


Key Responsibilities

  • Identifies and implements cost containment measures and projects for the Section
  • Keeps abreast with the latest developments in accounting standards and recommends initiatives that lead to process improvement by applying acquired knowledge, skills and best practice.
  • Recommends resource requirements for the team to the Sectional Head and deploys allocated resources efficiently, taking into account identified needs and priorities
  • Coordinates the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts for all departments and consolidates for the Airline.
  • Prepares monthly cost reports and analyses variances for review with respective departments and recommends cost-saving initiatives.
  • Prepares timely Management Information Reports (MIR), route profitability report and break-even analysis for review and approval by the Finance Manager.
  • Checks and in-puts aggregated performance data and prepare standard monthly reports and statistics on financial and commercial performance.
  • Maintains and monitors the capital expenditure budget.


Minimum Education Required

  • AAT or Accounting Degree qualification plus fully qualified ACCA, CA or CIMA


Minimum Experience required

  • Five (5) years post AAT/Accounting degree of which two (2) should have been in a similar position. Candidate should be in good standing with BICA
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