Operate within and observe all relevant and applicable laws of Panama.
Develop standard safe working procedures and actively participate in HSE initiatives.
Carry out formal workplace inspections on a routine basis.
Ensure work is executed in compliance with H&S, quality and environmental standards and procedures.
Responsible for the monitoring and control of costs within an assigned department.
Implement budget and forecasting / planning tool.
Liaise and develop strong, positive working relationships, with all the departmental Superintendents and Managers in Cobre Panama
including participation in regular area cost reviews to control, report and reduce operational cost.
Participate in the preparation of budget analysis reports including variance analysis and identification of key cost drivers.
Provide assistance with the allocation of overhead expenditure.
Provide assistance with the valuation of stockpiles and work in progress.
Commit to the continuous improvement in management reporting and accounting methods to improve existing procedures.
Participate in skills transfer to local employees.
Control, report and reduce operational costs.
Engage with the FQM Way culture across the business Smarter, Bolder, Driven, Together
Act as deputy for colleagues as required.
Perform any other duties as assigned.
Skills, Knowledge & Experience
A Tertiary Qualification in Accounting and / or Finance
CPA / CA membership highly regarded.
Excellent communication, and interpersonal skills.
Excellent financial modelling skills particularly in the areas of mining / engineering.
Strength in planning and organisation.
Excellent analytical skills.
Ability to work under pressure in a sometimes stressful environment.
Computer fluency is a must.
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.
Minimum of 3-5 years direct experience in management accounting.
Experience in inventor / stock valuation and building and calculating capitalized waste models.
Experience in budget preparation in the mining sector highly regarded
Experience with JDEdwards and Hyperion software will be highly regarded.
Fluency in English is required with competency in Spanish highly regarded. Behaviours
Technical / professional Knowledge and Skills.
Building strategic relationships
Proven success in planning and organizing. Working Conditions
Cobre Panama is a remote site. The position is offered as Residential or FIFO.