Accountant

  • Lion One Metals Limited
  • Waimalika Road, Naboutini, Fiji
  • May 13, 2024
Full time Mining, Resources & Energy

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Permanent Position: Accountant

Lione One Limited is a subsidiary of Lion One Metals Ltd.- a Canada based gold mining exploration and development company which is focusing on developing its fully owned Tuvatu gold mine project in Fiji.

Lion One Limited is expanding its exploration activities and moving towards the development of the Tuvatu underground gold mine 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.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • 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 projects

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 an ERP such as Pronto/Microsoft Dynamics or similar computerized accounting software is required
  • 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 or: via post to P O Box 11 11 2, Nadi Airport, Nadi, Fiji Islands

Job Functions

Accountant, Accounting Jobs (Other), Accounts Officers / Clerks/ Accounts Assistants, Accounts Payable (Creditors), Accounts Receivable (Debtors), Administrative Officers, Analysts, Assistant Accountants /Finance, Audit - Internal External

Industry

Mining, Resources & Energy

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor

Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only