Financial Reporting Lead

5 days ago
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Mission for this Position

At Baffinland, we work and live beyond the Arctic Circle, mining iron ore at our Mary River property. Located in the Qikiqtani Region on Baffin Island, Nunavut, it’s one of the world’s most captivating and seldom seen destinations and we are looking for people ready to share, build, and grow with our company.

We are a unique company with a strong management team. Our leadership team has amassed specialty experience on northern mining projects from community consultation and permitting, through to operation. Our workforce brings together the modern practice of safe, sustainable mining and the enduring value of a traditional culture, which is rapidly advancing. The result is a work and community experience you won't find anywhere else.


The Financial Reporting Lead is responsible for the Baffinland Iron Mines consolidation process and the preparation of the consolidated and legal entity financial statements. The Financial Reporting Lead is also responsible for the costing of ore inventory, including both finished goods and work in progress and assists in the preparation and analysis of results.

Main Accountabilities

  • Responsible for the Baffinland Iron Mines consolidation in both Canadian and US dollars
  • Responsible for preparing the consolidated and non-consolidated f/s and f/s notes
  • Responsible for accounting and analysis of ore inventory, including maintaining the ore inventory costing model. Ensures this model is up to date, accurate and complete
  • Responsible for assessing whether capitalized stripping has occurred during the month and whether there has been additions to the long-term inventory asset
  • Responsible for monthly accruals for the corporate groups and overhead
  • Responsible for coordinating with income tax specialists for quarterly income tax provisions and annual tax filings
  • Assist in the preparation of the MD&A
  • Other responsibilities as defined by the Corporate Controller from time to time

Main Qualifications

  • Chartered professional accountant (professional designation) is required
  • Previous mining industry and SAP experience is preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of IFRS with a minimum of 7 years of relevant experience
  • Proficient in Excel and Word
  • An analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude
  • Ability to meet deadlines and thrives in a fast paced environment
  • Strong ability and desire to contribute to continuous improvement
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral)



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