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  • Posted: Jan 8, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Newmont Mining Corporation is a leading global gold producer with key assets in Nevada, Peru, Australia, Ghana and Suriname.Newmonts Africa Operations holds two gold mining operations in Ghana: the Ahafo Mine located in the Brong-Ahafo region and the Akyem Mine located in the Eastern region. There is also near mine exploration and development focus in Gha...
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    Senior Business Analyst



    To oversee the Finacial anlysi, cost controls,financial modeling , and budgeting with an emphasis on processing , analysing and reporting financial transactions associated with business activity within designated operational or support area(s). To provide and establish day-to-day business advice as well as accounting procedures within guidelines and policies established vy the Newmont Accounting Policy

    Essential Duties

    Stakeholder Reporting and Business Advisory Service

    • Provide management with the appropriate information for various "what if" scenarios
    • Interact with department heads  in the review of their cost center reports and facilitate their understanding of costs charged to their cost center
    • Serve as a liaison betwen accounting, business planning and assigned operating group
    • Attend assigned departmental meetings
    • Execute continous improvment initiatives or opportunities within the accounting areas

    Planning and Cost Control

    • Coordinate , compile and analyse planned and forcasted cost performance and financial results from key stakeholders for global and external stakeholder reporting
    • Resolve disputed cost center charges prior to the close
    • Provide support in the control over the maintenance of cost by responsibility , activity , cost center, element and other performance indicators
    • Support the AFE and PDD preparation for capital expenditures

    Financial Analysis

    • Review and analyse monthly financial reports to identify potential cost contrl issues
    • Compile the monthly varaiance analysis of the operations, looking at budget versus, forcasts and previous plan etc. for site and corporate reporting purposes
    • implement metrics and monitor results for areas of responsibillities and employees to track progress towards company and departmental goals

    Financial Modeling

    • Build financial models or other driver-based planned functionality for various departments, including but not limited to support areas, Finance and Treasury schedules during the yearly budget and quartely forecasts.

    System Integration

    • Maintain a working knowlege of soft applications , accounting issues, and processes so that information is effectively and easily gathered with a high degree of accuracy

    Training & Experience

    Fomal Qualification

    • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
    • Chartered/Certified Accountant qualification is an advantage
    • Knowledge of U.S Generally Accepted Accounting Procedures (GAAP)
    • Knowledge of costing and budgetting concepts and techniques
    • Familiar with Actvity Base Costing (ABC-Model)


    • Between 4-7 years of relevant accounting experience , or 7 yearss of combination of education and experience in fainancial modeling, cost control and economic analysi, or similar.
    • Mining, Construction ,utilities or other heavy industry experieince is preferred
    • Experience in SAP and Business Planning Consolidation (BPC ) is preferred
    • Must have experience with Computer-based accounting system
    • Demonstrated people management experience and the ability to work with internal and extermnal partners and experieince with continous improvement programs and integrated systems

    Technical Skills

    • Advanced analytical and problem -solving skills
    • Advanced communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
    • Advanced computer literacy skills  - MS Office 9Word,Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook
    • Strong leadership and management presentation skills
    • Tme management skills
    • Advanced information monitoring and management skills
    • coaching and mentoring skills
    • Financial administration , analysis and reporting skills

    Working Conditions

    • The positionis located at the Ahafo Mine Site Ghana, West Africa
    • The incumbent may be required to perform work at remote and isolated construction site
    • The incumbent may be required to travel to and support other domestic sites

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    This position has supervisory responsibility for the metallurgical laboratory and its functions and assists in other metallurgical engineering functions

    Essential Duties

    • Accept personal responsibility for healh and safety of every mine worker under or assigned to his/her supervision
    • Manage the metallurgical laboratory and its functions and complete monthly report
    • Conduct/Supervise laboratory test work and investigations ( routine and non-routine ), and produce reports as appropriate
    • Produce Process Plant Production Daily Report and weekly Reagents Report
    • Assist in resolving problems that affect the efficiency of the CIL Plant
    • Relieve other Metallurgists when they proceed on annual leave
    • Monitor and ensure compliance with Contract Assay Laboratory established procedures and the quality assurance methods
    • Coach and provide technical assistance/training to plant operators, Metallurgical Laboratory Assistants, National Service Personnel, and students on attachment on sampling , and other relevant plant operator functions
    • Conduct Planned Task Observations on Metallurgical Assistants
    • Conduct monthly audit on assay laboratory activities and report as appropriate
    • Ensure the planning and implementation of preventive maintenance programs to maximize efficiency and cost effectiveness of laboratory equipment
    • Ensure completion of follow-up and corrective actions assigned to the metallurgical and assay laboratories

    Training & Experience


    • Degree in Extrative Metallurgy or equivalent


    • 3 years or more of the field of experience in metalurgical methods
    • Knowledge and understanding of statutory regulations relevant to safety and the environment for the mining industry
    • Working knowledge of budget and cost control in the process environement

    Skills and Abilities

    • High level of communication skills - Verbal and written
    • High level of PC skills and computer literacy

    Method of Application

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