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We offer dynamic and motivated professionals a challenging and rewarding career in a global company that focuses on growth, operational excellence and industry leadership.


We’re on the lookout for a Cost Accountant to join the Nyrstar Hobart team


Who we are

Nyrstar is a leading global multi-metals company, producing significant quantities of essential resources – zinc and lead, as well as other metals such as silver, gold and copper. We are present across the globe with Mining and Smelting Operations in North America, Europe and Australia, with our Corporate Headquarters located in Zurich, Switzerland.

Nyrstar Hobart marked its centenary of operations in 2017. We recently embarked on a three-year program of transformational initiatives that will allow us to realise our full production potential and guarantee a sustainable future for our business and our community.

We are located on the banks of the River Derwent, a five-minute drive into the vibrant city centre and in close proximity to beaches, walking and cycling trails and world-class restaurants and galleries.

 Overview of the role

 Based in Hobart and reporting to the Senior Business Analyst in the Finance team, the successful applicant will be responsible for analysis, reporting and support for production and maintenance departments for direct operating costs (DOCs) and specifically for modelling, analysis and reporting of production, maintenance and people costs. This will also include providing support and guidance to the cost budgeting and forecasting functions together with being the central point for cost budget/forecast compilation and consolidation.

With a formal accounting qualification, we are looking for an experienced financial operator who is capable meeting the requirements of the Finance Manager and someone who is accountable for their role whilst being a great support to fellow team members.

To be considered for this position you will have:

  • a minimum of 3 years’ experience in financial and management accounting
  • experience with Finance and Controlling modules, consolidation, projects, materials management, sundry debtors and accounts payable together with metallurgical accounting (Hub) is desirable
  • a high level of computer literacy including proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint, and desirable experience with SAP
  • the ability to fit into a team focused and supportive working environment
  • excellent written and verbal communication skillsWe offer a challenging and rewarding career in a global company that focuses on growth, operational excellence and industry leadership.

To apply

All applications must be made via SEEK. Further information, including the Position Description, is available by contacting Nyrstar Hobart Human Resources at / 03 6278 4708.

Applications close on 25th April 2018

Nyrstar is an equal opportunity employer, however Australian citizenship / permanent residency is essential.