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Cost Controller - Hospitality Industry

Remuneration:R7000 - R10000 per month Cost to company 
Job level:Mid
Company:Career Custodians

Job description

If you are passionate about Food and Beverage and enjoy investigations into expenses and ways to increase profits then we have the ideal role for you. A passion for budgets and stock control will be your key to a great opportunity situated in Knysna


·      Grade 12 or equivalent

·      Financial Management Certificate/ diploma is advantageous

Work experience:

·      Previous experience in the same or similar position

·      Familiar with all duties and procedures in the Finance Department

·      MS Office (Word, Excel and Email) is essential

·      Excellent Micros POS and Back Office knowledge essential


·      Reliable, responsible and dependable to fulfil obligations

·      Attention to detail

·      Willingness to lead, take charge and offer direction

·      Ability to multitask

·      Show initiative by taking control of task 

·      Excellent communication skills

·      Friendly and service orientated


Tasks (include but not limited to):

·      Ordering Food & Beverages

·      Source best prices and quality

·      Record received goods on SOP log

·      Capture all invoices and credit notes

·      Check temperatures of trucks and goods

·      Check expiry dates on stock delivered

·      Check quantities of delivered stock vs invoice

·      Issuing food as received. Responsible person to sign for received items.

·      Beverages to be issued on usage to outlet (par levels)

·      Capture issued stock on micros

·      Make sure stock take procedures are in place

·      Stock take schedule is to be sent out by the 5th of each month.

·      Calculate COS recharges

·      Check revenues, voids, cash-ups

·      Provisional costs of sales by the 10th of each month.

·      Micros system administrator

If you are interested in applying, please send us an email with your resume and short write up. You are welcome to include any questions you may have in your email.

To apply for the position, please forward a motivational letter, an updated CV with a picture of yourself to


**Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 5 days – please consider your application unsuccessful**

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Posted on 03 Jul 09:24

Career Custodians

Career Custodians is a recruitment and talent management agency, specializing in the wellness, hospitality and tourism industry.

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