Accountant

  • Lion One Metals Limited
  • Lot 1 & 6 Legalega Industrial Subdivision, Waimalika Nadi
  • Jun 14, 2022
Full time Accounting/Audit

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

LOCATION:

Lion One Limited, Nadi, Fiji Lion One Limited is expanding its exploration activities and moving towards the development of the Tuvatu underground gold mine and on-site processing plant at Tuvatu on the island of Viti Levu in Fiji. Due to the ongoing expansion of our activities, we are seeking a proactive, motivated and experienced candidate to fill the role of Accountant, to join our Nadi Head Office team located in Waimalika, Nadi on the western coast of Viti Levu. This is a permanent and full-time role. 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Prepare bank reconciliations and treasury management
  • Prepare, enter and post journal entries as required to ensure all business transactions are recorded.
  • Record all payables including approved employee expenses and invoices
  • Prepare wire transfers, bank drafts and cheques for payment
  • Ensure timely month end closure and assist management with financial reporting and/or inquires
  • Prepare working papers for financial reporting and tax
  • Assist with Form 7 MRD quarterly reporting
  • Assist with VAT returns, payroll taxes and government remittances and filings are completed according to all statutory deadlines
  • Assist with monthly/annual budgeted costs and variance analysis
  • Resolve accounting discrepancies
  • Various ad hoc and special project  

COMPETENCIES:

  • Strong full cycle accounting knowledge
  • Impeccable accuracy with numbers and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently with limited need for direction or supervision
  • Highly motivated, proactive, adaptable, and enthusiastic
  • Strong time management, communication and organizational skills
  • Collaborative work style and strong work ethic
  • Capable of critical thinking and analytical thinking and uses good judgement
  • Ability to work well under pressure and deadlines
  • Demonstrates solid communication in English; both written and oral
  • Moderate proficiency in Excel, including formulas, pivot tables, and data manipulation;

EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

  • 5+ years’ experience in full cycle Accounting experience
  • Experience with computerized accounting software (ie. Pronto, Microsoft Dynamic)
  • Previous experience in an accounting role with inventory experience in the mining industry is an asset 
  • Some post-secondary education in Accounting, with a strong understanding of basic Accounting principles and practices
  • Completion of a degree or diploma in accounting is an asset
  • Experience with computerized payroll software

Applications for the above position should be forwarded to Chief Financial Officer, preferably by email: Careers@liononemetals.com 

Job Functions

Accountant, Accounting Jobs (Other), Accounts Payable (Creditors)

Industry

Mining, Resources & Energy

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor

Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only