Zambeef Products Plc
Zambeef Products Plc
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3 months ago

Cost Accountant– Master Pork (X1)

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Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for the below:

  • Analysing operational costs and cost standards;
  • Conducting cost-volume-profit (CVP) analyses;
  • Update standard costs in the bill of materials
  • Preparing reports comparing standard costs to actual costs;
  • Recommending opportunities for cost reduction and profit maximization;
  • Monitoring that Cost of production is within the set cost structure.
  • Maintaining cost accounting systems;
  • Monitoring compliance with all laws and standards;
  • Conducting margin analysis.
  • Report on Breakeven points by products, Work canters, and Factory

Other Duties as assigned”


  • Professional Qualification such as ACCA 2, CA Zambia Level 2, ZICA Diploma in Accountancy, CIMA level 2.
  • 3+ years of Accounting/Finance Experience in Meat Processing/Manufacturing Business.
  • Member of the Zambian Institute of Chartered Accountants
  • Experience working with Pastel Evolution;
  • Computer skills;
  • Excellent analytical skills; and


  • Attention to Detail
  • Integrity-Job requires being honest and ethical
  • Dependability-Job Requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable
  • Analytical thinking-the job requires analysing information and using logic to address work related issues and problems
  • Results orientated with the ability to plan and deliver against project deadlines
  • Commercially and financially aware with experience of managing budgets
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy

Method of Application

Candidates meeting the above criteria should submit hand written letters, with detailed Curriculum Vitae and copies of certificates and contact details of three (3) referees and should be addressed to:

The HR Operations Manager,

Zambeef Products PLC,

P/B 17, Woodlands,

Lusaka or


NB. Internal applicants should get approvals from their Heads of Departments before applying and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Zambeef Products PLC values gender diversity in the recruitment process as we promote gender equality.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application deadline
9 Sep 16:34
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Zambeef Products Plc
Processing & Distribution
Crop farming
Dairy, Meat & Poultry
Fish farming
Food & Groceries
This is a group of companies consisting of Zambeef, Zamleather, Zambeef Retailing, Zampalm and Zam Chick that are involved in the production, processing, distribution and retailing of beef, chicken, pork, milk, dairy products, eggs, stock feed and flour. Zambeef Products Plc also has large row cropping operations (predominantly maize, soya beans and wheat). The company has a vision to be one of the most accessible and affordable quality protein providers in the Southern Africa region.