FQM Cost Accountant Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

FQM Cost Accountant Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. FQM Zambia looking for “Cost Accountant”. Applicants with A Master’s degree in Cost Accounting may apply on or before 30 August 2022.

FQM 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 Cost Accountant to be based in Kalumbila, Zambia.

Recruiter First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQM)
Position Cost Accountant
Location Kalumbila, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Master’s degree in Cost Accounting
Experience Required At least 5 years
Application Deadline 30 August 2022

FQM Job Vacancy 2022

Purpose of the Role: To account for the ongoing analysis of constraints, target costing projects, margin analysis, tracing costs back to underlying activities, construct and monitor cost-effective data accumulation systems needed to provide an appropriate level of costing information to management

Specific Job Responsibility:

  • Construct data accumulation systems for a cost accounting system
  • Create and review the controls needed for data accumulation and reporting systems
  • Update standard costs in the bill of materials and review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close
  • Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles
  • Report on periodic variances and their causes, focusing in particular, on spending variances
  • Work closely with superintendents and Heads of Department to ensure that they understand the budgets allocated to them for different projects


  • Degree in Commerce or Accounting
  • must be at least part ACCA or CIMA qualified
  • Master’s degree in Cost Accounting is an added advantage


  • Accounting and Mathematics skills
  • At least 5 years of Accounting/Finance experience in a similar role and industry
  • Experience in manipulating large databases

Other Details

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

How to Apply FQM 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
Job Advertisement Download
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.