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Empire State Mines, LLC


Job Description

Empire State Mines is currently seeking a professional to fill the role of Controller at its underground Zinc
operation. This position is based at the Empire State Mine site located approximately 10 miles from the town of
Gouverneur, New York.

• Assist with supervising and leading the mine site accounting and financial reporting functions as
well as the mine site procurement activities;
• General accounting oversight, cost accounting and budgetary controls and analytics;
• Accountable for the efficiency of the warehouse staff and its activities; including cycle counting
and accuracy of inventory
• Responsible for oversight of long-term contracts for commodities/consumables;
• Maintain Capital Project spend and capitalization of fixed assets;
• Ensure a timely month, quarter and year end closing;
• Act as lead for both Internal and External audits; implementation of corrective actions from
audit results
• Budget/Forecast development and reporting and analysis of actual results against the
• Perform Ad Hoc reports for site and corporate requesters;
• Cash management and financial model development and maintenance;
• Production of financial statements, compliance reports and other regulatory filings on a timely
• Ensure adherence to corporate policies as well as site established policies and procedures;
• Lead continuous improvement initiatives with operating departments;
• Ensuring good lines of communication with site managers and corporate office with potential
problems identified and communicated on a timely basis;
• Work collaboratively with the Director of Finance and Procurement, the Warehouse, and
Department Heads;

Job Requirements

• BS/BA degree in Accounting;
• Ability to work in the US;
• 5 years minimum experience in the field;
• Expert in Excel;
• Expert in Quickbooks;
• Skill in written and verbal communication (in English), critical thinking, data analysis;


  • Health Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Paid time off (sick days, vacation days)

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