Senior Accountant

Victoria Gold Corp - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Victoria Gold Corp, “Victoria” or the “Company”, is a junior mining company with an Executive team that has experience in mine building from exploration through to mine operations with a demonstrated ability to do it in an environmentally and socially responsible manner. Operations is underway at Victoria’s Eagle Gold Mine which is fully funded and will be the next largest gold mine in Yukon. Victoria is looking to hire the position outlined below for our Vancouver, BC office:

Senior Accountant: An accounting-based position responsible for managing two accounting coordinator roles, process review and development, the preparation of the mine subsidiary’s financial statements and providing general support to the operations team. This position will report directly to the corporate controller. Specific duties and responsibilities are listed below which will include but are not limited to:

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Process Review and Development
  • Policy Review and Development
  • Accountability for the performance of the transactional accounting team and timelines

o Cash Requests

o Cash Payments

o Forecasting, Trending, and Reporting

o Vendor Master Management and Controls

  • Assist accounting coordinators due to vacation leave
  • Commitment and Spend Analysis/Reporting
  • Exploration Reporting
  • Mine Operations Reporting & Budgeting
  • Cover Controller related Tasks During Vacations
  • Develop super user capabilities in Victoria Gold’s ERP System (Pronto)
  • Ad Hoc Assistance with the Corporate Financial team based in Toronto (Controller + CFO)
  • Financial Reporting:

o Review Bank Rec’s

o Review and or prepare various WP files

o Assist with Capital Asset Management and Register

o Asset Amortization

o Assist with Inventory Accounting (Precious Metals + Physical Goods)

o Assist with Revenue Management o Assist with Payroll Process, Reporting, And Project Roll Down

o Over See and Re-Develop (if necessary) Month End Close Process

o Assist with quarter end and year end audits

o Assist with research and implementation of new accounting policies

o Run FX revaluations

o Understand and complete required tasks for asset retirement obligations (ARO)

o Calculated Debt accruals and schedules

o Prepare financial statements for the mine (Vancouver based subsidiary)

o Assist with Consolidated Corporate Financials

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Chartered accountant designation
  • Ten (10) years accounting experience
  • Five (5) years mining experience
  • Supervisory experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with a strong computer aptitude; experience within a mining ERP is an asset.
  • Highly organized with a passion for detail.
  • Excellent verbal, written and listening skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and support all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to deal with competing priorities and manage time appropriately.
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in Canada. Victoria Gold Corp. offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. If you are excited about this opportunity and feel you meet the expectations of the role, please send us your resume with the reference “Senior Accountant”

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • mining: 5 years (Required)
  • accounting: 5 years (Required)