Accountant: Packing & Production

West Coast  


Our client, Mouton Citrus, is a producer-packer-exporter of citrus and rooibos tea situated in the Citrusdal area. They are seeking to appoint an Accountant: Packing and Production for their farming operations. 

Key Performance Areas: 

  • Implement, maintain and refine standard cost systems
  • Assistance with annual and long-term operating and capital budgets
  • Analyze and report cost deviations against budget
  • Cost analysis
  • Project-viability studies 


  • B Com degree or relevant tertiary qualification in Accounting with completed articles
  • 2-3 Years’ accounting experience (preferably in fruit industry)
  • Knowledge of financial management concepts, principles and procedures
  • Good insight into developments in the business world which could impact on the group
  • Proven understanding of relevant legislation
  • Computer and system knowledge (MS Office)
  • Strong analytical skills and a sound grasp of systems
  • Sound interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team and also cross functional
  • Works well under pressure
  • Self-driven and innovative 

Please ENSURE that your application includes the following: 

  • a comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (MS Word format), inclusive of contact and email information
  • a covering letter motivating the application
  • an indication of current and expected remuneration
  • availability
  • contactable referees 

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please accept that your application was not successful. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.