Newmont Goldcorp Corporation General Ledger Accountant Jobs in Ghana

Newmont Goldcorp Corporation General Ledger Accountant Jobs in Ghana

About This Role:

  • Manage the preparation and reconciliation of all items in the Trial Balance to ensure that financial reports are accurately and timely prepared

  • Serve as a go-to person for detailed financial accounting records

    Main Responsibility Areas:

    Ensure accuracy of GL Accounts

  • Manage the GL accounts review process and liaise with other departments to close out any issues identified.

  • Perform monthly analytical review of the financial statement and advise the Financial Reporting Manager of any exceptions.

  • Manage the Balance Sheet reconciliation accounts and investigate issues in order to resolve them in a timely manner.

  • Prepare analysis for monthly reporting to Newmont Corporate office.

    Support Month/Quarter End Close

  • Prepare quarterly reporting packages to assist Corporate Consolidation Team.

  • Provide satisfactory variance explanations for the monthly Post-Close Call with Corporate Financial Reporting and Accounting Teams.

  • Provide detailed and accurate comments for the Quarterly Flux analyses for Corporate and external Auditors on a timely manner.

  • Preparation of schedules and analysis to support financial reporting in accordance with month-end close schedule and preparation of schedules and analysis to support ad-hoc information request.

  • Prepare monthly valuations of Stockpile, In-Process and Finished Goods in a manner consistent with all relevant Accounting and Newmont polices.

  • Assist with recording of journal entries for transactions, and supporting balances for entities in the Newmont Ghana Regional group with reference to USGAAP and relevant regulatory requirement.

    Manage Intercompany Accounts and Relations

  • Manage all Intercompany loans, payables and receivables; reconcile and agree all balances.

  • Maintain relationship with all intercompany counterparties in Africa, Australia, North America and South America in order to ensure timely agreement of intercompany accounts.

  • Accurately compute, settle and request payment for all interest on intercompany accounts.

  • Review, agree and book all Intercompany charges; Management Fees,
    Technological and Know How Fees, European Gold Refinery Charges etc.

    Support other functional areas with Finance issues

  • Effectively coordinate and manage regular and ad-hoc requests for support from other functional areas; Bank of Ghana Reporting, Transfer Pricing, Bench-Marking surveys, proper coding etc. Work closely with the regional subject matter expert to support SAP system testing.

    Year-End and Statutory Reporting Support

  • Assist in the preparation of year end IFRS statutory reports for all relevant entities in the Region.


  • Carry out any other duties that may be required from time to time, at the direction of the Assistant Controller/Controller.

  • Act for Accounting Manager and supervisors in their absence.

    Training & Experience:

    Formal Qualification (including professional registrations)

  • Degree in Accounting or Finance required.
    CA, ACCA, or CPA qualification preferred.

    Additional Knowledge

  • Knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) required.

  • Knowledge of and work experience with Sarbanes Oxley (SOx) regulations a plus.


  • Between 5 to 8 years relevant accounting experience required; preferably in the mining industry.

    Technical Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of computerised Global (GL) Systems.

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.

  • Must have confidence to interact with corporate leaders.

  • Strong leadership and management presentation skills.

  • Strong computer and Excel skills.

  • Demonstrate people management experience, the ability to work with internal and external partners, and experience with continuous improvement programs and integrated management systems.

    Behavioural Attributes

  • Professional.

  • Respect.

  • Assertiveness.

  • Influential.

  • Customer focused.

  • Integrity.

  • Trust.

  • Confident.

  • Reliable.

  • Independent.

  • Safety conscious.

  • Initiative.

  • Results driven.

  • Pro-active.

  • Accurate.

  • Continually Learn.

  • Work under pressure.

    Working Conditions:

  • Regular travel is required.

  • Extended and unpredictable hours is the norm.

  • The incumbent is exposed to moderate mental pressure / stress.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Newmont Goldcorp Corporation General Ledger Accountant Jobs in Ghana

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