Soufflet Malt Ethiopia Plc Cost Accountant Jobs in Ethiopia

Soufflet Malt Ethiopia Plc Cost Accountant

Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 224377

Category: Accounting and Finance

Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa

Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: based on the company scale

Job Description

Soufflet is a family-owned French group in food and agriculture of international scale. It operates in particular in the barley, wheat and rice & pulses sectors and in supporting vine growers.

As the biggest family-owned buyer of cereals in Europe, it also operates on international cereal markets through its Soufflet Négoce subsidiary.

In barley, it is a major player on the world malt market with 27 plants in Europe, Asia and South America. In wheat, it is one of Europe’s biggest millers with eight mills in France and Belgium. It is also a significant plant baker making bread, morning goods and confectionery in France and in Portugal. It operates on the fast food market.

The Soufflet Group is investing heavily in research in further added value for agricultural resources with Soufflet Biotechnologies. The Group employs 7,520 staff in eighteen countries.

A front-rank international operator, Malteries Soufflet has 27 malt plants in Europe, Latin America and Asia, with production capacity of 2,280,000 tons of malt a year.

Soufflet Malt Ethiopia has started the development of the malt barley supply-chain to feed its factory in construction in Addis Ababa (Bole Lemi II Industrial Park) and is looking for talented and high potential professionals to joint its team.


Ascertainment of cost, determination of selling price, cost control and cost reduction, ascertaining the profit of each activity and assisting management in

Main responsibilities:

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor.
  • Analyzing data collected and recording results
  • Analyzing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Prepare budgeting reports (for the company and for each department)
  • Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Prepare (monthly, quarterly and annual) cost forecasts
  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System
  • Assisting in month-end and year-end closing
  • Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
  • Reconciles all inventories
  • Identify and recommend cost-effective solutions

    Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Experience 2+ years in manufacturing as cost accountant.

    Essential Skills:

  • Strong understanding of accounting theory
  • Basic understanding of the Country taxes law and regulations
  • Proficient in MS Office applications – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook
  • Experience with (or able to quickly learn) ERP systems
  • Highly detail oriented and organized in work
  • Ability to meet assigned deadline
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; customer service focus
  • Ability to act and operate independently to accomplish objectives, with minimal daily direction from manager
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external agencies to maximize performance, creativity, problem solving, and results.
  • Flexibility to adopt the Company working culture

    How to Apply

    Interested applicants can send their CV through the E-mail Address: or through our website

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