FQM Assistant Cost Accountant Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

FQM Assistant Cost Accountant Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. FQM Zambia looking for “Assistant Cost Accountant”. Applicants with A Bachelor of Accounting may apply on or before 30 August 2022.

FQM Assistant Cost Accountant Jobs 2022

The FQM has published a job vacancy announcement on 23 August 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Assistant Cost Accountant to be based in Kalumbila, Zambia.

Recruiter First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQM)
Position Assistant Cost Accountant
Location Kalumbila, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor of Accounting
Experience Required Minimum of 1 to 3 years
Application Deadline 30 August 2022

FQM Job Vacancy 2022

Purpose of the Role: The Assistant Cost Accountant will maintain and monitor cost processes for all the business activities

Specific Job Responsibility:

  • Prepare monthly variance analysis reports and provide commentary.
  • Assist departmental staff on correct cost allocation and analyse cost codes in line with budgetary plans.
  • Provided PO status reports for cost accrual purposes.
  • Discuss with procurement and planning department on stock item cost allocation.
  • Ensure that the actual budget is within the set limits
  • Formulate cost control measures
  • Assist in collecting data for budget and forecast.
  • Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular, on spending variances
  • Working closely with IT Management, understand the projected vision and together work towards achieving the targets
  • Ensure tactful communication of difficult / sensitive information
  • Ensure adherence to and implementation of Group ICT standards and policies


  • Minimum of a Bachelor of Accounting and part CIMA, ACCA qualified
  • Must be an affiliate of ZICA


  • Minimum of 1 to 3 years of experience in Mining or similar industry
  • Day to day liaise with departments.
  • Compile and analyse capital budgeting requests
  • Perform any other duties to support the business
  • Work closely with the management accountant and ensure all cost control systems are working efficiently

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply FQM Assistant Cost Accountant Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 30 August 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
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Official Website www.first-quantum.com

About Us!

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. is a Canadian-based mining and metals company whose principal activities include mineral exploration, development and mining. Its main product is copper, which accounts for 80% of revenues as of 2016.