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Team Leader: Costing and Projects

Date: 19-Jul-2022

Location: Stellenbosch, Western Cape, ZA

Company: Capitec Bank Ltd

Apply by: 25 July 2022 


Do you want to be part of a team that plays a central role in feasibility studies and pricing of new products and projects? You will have significant exposure to executives and dealing with senior stakeholders across the entire business. Opportunity to have a real influence in the long-term strategy of Capitec. Convert the raw materials (data) to fine jewellery (valuable insights) to optimise client profitability. Responsible for Capitec costing strategy, team structure as well as the cost model methodology.

Purpose Statement

  • Formulate and drive the costing strategy for Capitec Bank.
  • Ensure that the activity-based cost models of Capitec Bank are up to date and accurate across all dimensions, including transactions, products and distribution channels, and trusted by the business to drive decision making.
  • Apply the activity-based costing framework by building new models and interrogating existing models to generate new insights that contribute to optimising the business



  • Five years of experience in analytical roles that included exposure to activity-based costing and financial analysis.
  • Proven experience building activity-based cost models from first principles and constructing business cases.
  • Experience in a leadership role that included managing a team of analysts


  • Experience in a leadership role that included managing a large team of lead analysts and analysts
  • Capitec Bank experience
  • Regular exposure to senior management or members of the Executive Committee

Qualifications (Minimum)

  • A relevant post-graduate qualification

Qualifications (Ideal or Preferred)

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (CA)



  • Activity-based cost models
  • Forecasting and budgeting
  • Financial mathematics
  • Capital budgeting calculations
  • Capitec Bank operating environment
  • Leadership/management models


Knowledge of

  • Business Analysis and acumen
  • Capitec Bank's strategic objectives
  • Leadership/management models


  • Communications Skills
  • Computer Literacy (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook)
  • Numerical Reasoning skills
  • Analytical Skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Interpersonal & Relationship management Skills
  • Planning, organising and coordination skills
  • Leadership Skills


  • Achieving Personal Work Goals and Objectives
  • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
  • Working with People

Conditions of Employment

  • Clear criminal and credit record


Capitec is committed to diversity, applications to this position will strictly be considered in support of our employment equity goals