Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Cost Accountant Jobs in Uganda

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Cost Accountant Jobs in Uganda

Job Description

  • Coca-Cola Beverages Africa is the largest African Coca-Cola bottler, accounting for 40% of all Coca-Cola volumes on the continent.

  • In Uganda, CCBA is represented by Century Bottling Company and Rwenzori Bottling Company

  • We are currently seeking to recruit a Cost Accountant based in Mbarara.

  • As a Cost Accountant,l you will report directly to the Management Accountant

    Key Purpose Statement

  • To ensure effective cost control management and process disciplines.

    Key Duties & Responsibilities

    Internal controls and compliance

    • PR processing, monitoring, tracking, and releasing

    • Cost control and management – engaging different stakeholders on costs

    • Monitor Internal Audit Findings closeouts. (finance support)

    Reporting and Analysis

    Complete and oversee the following:

    • Daily Overhead recovery Report

    • Daily Production variance Report

    • Daily Price Variance Report

    • Daily settling of Openwork orders

    • Weekly Cash Operating Expense Report

    • DME tracking and invoicing

    • POV alignment vs. P&L

    • Provide/Conduct analysis and financial advice when required.

    • Balance sheet budgeting for the tactical plan/RE (1year – 12month budget, three annual High-level plan).

    • Compilation of Income Statement budgets for finance cost centers.

    • Process and consolidation of all key reporting cycles: month-end, budgeting, and RE.

    • Engage in regular internal and external benchmarking.

    • Deliver a customer-centric, business partnering finance function able to challenge constructively and work with the functions to deliver the initiatives, KPIs, and financial objectives.

    Financial Planning

    Plan and distribute the following with timelines:

    • Financial tasks.

    • RE’s.

    • Budget.

    • Custodian of SAP monthly tasks (month end).

    • Support finance staff within the country to develop relevant long-term capability through coaching and training.

    Skills, Experience & Education


    • Minimum requirement: Bachelor’s degree, CPA K/ACCA A, CIMA

    • Added advantage: Certified Accreditation


    • Experience in finance in an FMCG

    • SAP Experience.

    • Analyst experience.


    • Demonstrated track record of effective performance management and developing staff

    • Foster and cultivate business opportunities and partnerships

    • Exceptional accounting and reporting skills

    • Attention to detail

    • Goal-orientated and committed to delivering quality outputs

    • Detailed process and analytical ability

    • Good self-management practices and able to work well in a team

    • Ability to work with people at various levels of the business

    • Strong verbal/analytical reasoning ability

    • Excellent interpersonal skills

    • Ability to prioritize, manage complexity and deal with multiple stakeholders

    • Ability to manage across multiple countries to meet deadlines

    • Policy Adherence

    • Finance Acumen

    How to Apply

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