FRASER ALEXANDER: PLANT ACCOUNTANT

Company FRASER ALEXANDER
Reference # PLANT ACCOUNTANT
Published 25/09/2020
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
Introduction
Founded in 1912, Fraser Alexander has grown from humble beginnings to become a key player in the South African mining industry and in selected global locations.

Fraser Alexander is a leading supplier of Mining services which include: Minerals Processing, Construction and Tailings. A solid and well respected brand in the mining services area is looking to attract key talents to add to its existing pool of highly sought after professionals.

Job Functions Accounting
Industries Construction
Specification
This position is responsible for the overall financial performance of the Plant Department, all fixed and mobile plant, as well as the performance of assets including the processes, systems and controls requirement to monitor and track financial and asset performance.

REPORTING

Manage, prepare and submit accurate monthly Management Accounting pack and financial reports – performance on activities, categories of equipment and sites.

Assist with management reporting for decision-making, including capital project appraisal, evaluation and post-implementation analysis and reports to maintain all fixed and mobile plant costing reports and programs – EAM.

STATUTORY & POLICY REQUIREMENTS

Comply with relevant fixed and mobile plant accounting policies and procedures to comply with IFRS, Tax Act, Companies Act and international legislation.

Ensure compliance with relevant legislation (Income Tax Act, Value Added Tax Act, international legislation etc.) including legislative amendments and industry best practices.

PEOPLE MANAGEMENT

Manage direct reports with respect to all people management functions.

Appropriately hold employees and subcontractors accountable for delivery.

Ensure all staff are compliant on safety, training and health requirements.

ASSET MANAGEMENT

Analyse and quantify the return and performance metrics proposed versus actual.

Prepare and control internal hire rates in consultation with Operational Plant Management.

Develop and implement a TCO tracking tool and system to ensure all assets perform to required standards and maintenance costs.

TRANSACTIONAL SHARED SERVICES

Responsible for complete and accurate fixed and mobile plant costing information and accounting records (including plant life cycle costing information).

Review and prepare reconciliations of fixed and mobile plant life cycle costing information.

Requirements
QUALIFICATIONS

B. Com. or equivalent degree

CIMA qualification an advantage

EXPERIENCE

A minimum of 5 years fixed and mobile plant and Fleet Management experience

Relevant Industry (mining, mining services, construction, heavy industry etc.) will be advantageous

Exposure of EAM-SAGE, Whimbel software, ON-Key software, Xpedeon software and Sitemate.com

Experience in new rates make-up

Knowledge of plant impairment processes

SKILLS, QUALITIES AND ABILITIES

People and stakeholder management skills

Excellent communication and negotiation skills

Conflict management

Analytical skills

Job Closing Date 02/10/2020

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