The Gold Bar Mine is located 35 miles northwest of Eureka, Nevada. The property has seen historic mining from 1988 to 1994 by Atlas Precious Metals Inc. McEwen Mining Inc. acquired the property and began active exploration in 2011. The current project consists of an open pit mining operation delivering ore to a crushed heap leach with solution being processed through an ADR plant and refinery.

Job Description

To analyze financial information and prepare financial reports to maintain a record of financial activities within an organization The Senior Accountant will oversee an Accountant and will perform a variety of general accounting tasks.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Provide operational level into the preparation of mine planning budgets and forecasts
  • Review and sign off on work carried out by the Accountant as required
  • Schedule, coordinate and conduct a monthly financial review meeting with each department, reporting actual against budget and reviewing variances and corrective actions
  • Analyse data and assist and advise senior managers with their planning and strategizing, analyzing and explain actual performance against budget and forecast
  • Generate monthly headcount actual to budget variance report and prepare forecast roll
  • Responsible for the capital accounting processes and activities, including capital spend and fixed assets, all entity accounting
  • Complete the Gold Bar Dashboard monthly
  • Generate end of month purchasing report and reconciliation
  • Ensure that Gold Bar month end reports from site mining and site process are received and saved
  • Review and submit cost reviews and reports as required
  • Review all balance sheet accounts
  • Review all monthly journal entries as required
  • Prepare activity reports and financial forecasts
  • Review monthly bank reconciliations, ore inventory, depletion, depreciation, and Intercompany reconciliations
  • Track and monitor project spend, and report variances as required

Skills and Abilities

  • Advanced level knowledge of accounting practices
  • Advanced level user of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficient in computer systems related to this role and level of work including Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains
  • Use of logic and reason to identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions
  • Knowledge of HSEQ standards and requirements relevant to this area of work


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as an accountant (mine-site accounting, including fixed asset knowledge preferred)
  • Valid driver’s licence

Physical Demands

  • Occasional travel to remote sites / Corporate
  • Long hours of sitting and/or standing
  • Regularly work on repetitive tasks
  • Frequent bending
  • Occasional lifting of office supplies


Here at McEwen Mining Inc. our employees are what keep our business going. Part of how we keep our employees going are by offering some of the best benefits in the industry. Employee is  vested as of day one.

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401k with company match
  • Life Insurance - one times annual salary with a buy up option
  • PTO Accrual 

We are an equal opportunity employer.
Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with
disabilities are encouraged to apply.