Kimberley Ekapa Mining JV is a regional and broad-based empowered local company and is proud to be part of the more recent history of diamond extraction in Kimberley. It’s a polished diamond we’re after for this role - an individual that clearly outshines his/her peers.
Kimberley Ekapa Mining JV (KEM-JV) is a joint venture between Ekapa Minerals (Pty) Ltd, Super Stone Mining (Pty) Ltd and Crown Resources (Pty) Ltd (Petra Diamonds) and is situated in the City of Kimberley in the Northern Cape.
Cost, Financial and Production Accountant
The successful candidate will perform financial, production and management accounting functions at the Operation.
Tasks and responsibilities: • Analyse, control and manage information by using appropriate accounting techniques and systems to determine and recommend alternatives to ensure viability and profitability for current and future scenarios • Consolidate all management information in order to prepare and process total Mine presentations monthly/quarterly and for the budget and forecast process • Consolidate and prepare all costing budget, forecast and management information to Head Office and Management: Monthly, quarterly and annually • Consolidate and report on monthly capital expenditure variances • Coordinate and compile quarterly capital requirements for Head Office • Coordinate and consolidate the analyses and interpret variance, budget, forecast and costs reports in order to evaluate actual performance against plans and the effects of external factors on costs • Coordinate and ensure the processing of internal and external ad hoc queries • Coordinate and manage the finalisation and accumulation of costing information to make adjustments • Coordinate the process of closing and balance the financial records at month- and period end (Income Statement) • Deliver on all financial deliverables and reporting requirements as per agreed deadlines • Ensure adherence to legislative and corporate governance compliance requirements to manage risk and consequences of non-compliance • Ensure data integrity of information on the AccPac, VIP and E-Workflow systems • Ensure effective cash flow management to ensure attainment of organisational targets • Ensure personal and co-worker adherence to and compliance with security and SHE objectives • Ensure that appropriate reconciliations are prepared and reviewed in order to ensure correct recording of cost and balance sheet balances • Initiate, develop, implement, streamline and maintain the necessary financial strategies, policies and procedures • Lead and manage the financial, payroll and procurement team through hands-on management and applying industry best practices • Manage payroll and/or HR errors that have occurred during interfacing operations after the final payroll run • Play an integral part in the operational performance of the Mine by providing a complete and fully functional financial service to all stakeholders • Prepare and present applicable financial information and reports to HODs and Management • Provide a service to all workflow users on a daily basis • Provide support and assistance to all AccPac modules and coordinate and handle all system-related queries on all modules within the AccPac and E-Workflow system • Assist with the preparation and assistance of the auditing process • Liaise and provide a service to budget holders and HODs on a daily basis • Manage all systems-related issues (on-mine and external consultants) • Play an integral role on the Management Team and together drive operational performance and achieve approved operational deliverables and targets • Review capital expenditure and forecasts to ensure alignment with business strategy to optimise return on investment.
Minimum requirements: • A BCom degree (Accounting) • 5 years’ experience in a cost, financial, production accountant role • Experience in a mining environment will be an advantage • Computer literacy (MS Office Suite; advanced Excel – please indicate on your CV) • A valid driver’s licence.
Other skills/competencies: • Good written and verbal communication skills in English • Analytical thinking • Attention to detail • Communication skills • Drive for results • Organisational awareness • Planning skills • Problem-solving skills • Strategic thinking • Writing skills • Objective. (Ref. KEM144)
Kimberley Ekapa Mining (KEM) JV is an equal opportunity employer. Preference will be given to suitable candidates from the designated groups, in line with the Company’s Employment Equity Policy. Pre-screening, profile testing, assessments, medical and security clearance form part of the recruitment and selection process. Shortlisted candidates will be required to attend a panel interview. Employment of the successful candidate is subject to the aforementioned criteria. Preference will be given to candidates who reside within our host labour sending area of Frances Baard District Municipality (proof of residence may be requested).
Please complete an application form (available on http://www.petradiamonds.com/careers/current-vacancies) and forward this, together with your résumé, qualifications and ID, to email@example.com or fax: 086 692 2442 by 14 January 2018. Please note that incomplete documentation will not be considered.
If you have not heard from us within 30 days of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.
Please note that KEM-JV does not at any time require any form of payment for recruitment purposes. If you are approached in this regard, you should report the incident immediately via one of the following hotlines: Toll Free: +27 31 571 5573; Free fax: +27 31 560-7395; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Free Post: KZ 138, Umhlanga Rocks, 4320; Website: