Accountant (Mining / Accounting / Finance / Commodity Trading / Accounting) – West Africa

Western Africa
Posted 5 months ago

Reference No. 06MR

Reference Number: 06MR

Job Description:

Our client, a mining company on the African continent, is currently looking for an Accountant. The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills and a comprehensive understanding of accounting principles, particularly in accordance with IFRS rules. This position will involve being part of a diverse team of both local and expatriate accountants.


  • Supervise the daily bookkeeping activities in local ERP (D365 Finance & Ops).
  • Own monthly closure tasks for accurate reporting.
  • Review financial statements in the local ERP system.
  • Assist preparation of monthly reconciliations to Holding (local vs. consolidated view).
  • Assist with statutory audits and tax requests.
  • Support Sales analysis and Ad hoc reporting requests.
  • Verify invoices, prepare, and reconcile with vendors payables statement.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in accounting or related field is essential.
  • 5 years’ work experience as an Accountant, ideally in Mining or Commodity trading.
  • IT ERP knowledge (ideally D365 F&O would be an asset)
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and IFRS rules.
  • Excel advanced level.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent report-writing, communication, and IT skills.

Benefits and contractual information:

  • Long-term contract.
  • FIFO roster.

If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to

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Mia Roberts

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining

CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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