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

The Accountant will analyze all information and assist the financial activities of the organization to maintain a record of financial reports. The Accountant is responsible for multiple tasks and performs a variety of general accounting tasks for the accounting department, in addition to mine site management and corporate finance.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Review costs for completeness and accuracy
  • Assist site management in understanding their costs
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
  • Maintenance of bank accounts and weekly cash spend
  • Prepare monthly journal entries as required
  • Analyze and explain actual performance against budget and forecast
  • Assist in Month End Close of the general ledger
  • Facilitate the preparation of budgets and forecasts
  • Track and maintain project spend
  • Analyzing sub-ledger activity and valuations
  • Other duties as needed to meet business needs

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to use logic and reason to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions
  • Attention to detail and ability to multi-task is an asset
  • Creative and critical thinking skills
  • Experience manipulating large data bases, specifically Microsoft Excel
  • Organizational, verbal, and written communication skills a must
  • Use of logic and reason to identify strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or other related
  • Experience in Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains a plus
  • One (1) to Three (3) years’ experience in mine-site accounting preferred
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft suite including Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point

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 100% 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 system with a annual carry over up to 200%
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.