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Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.

United States

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Accounting Technical Specialist - Bagdad, AZ


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Bagdad, AZ, United States 

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Freeport-McMoRan is a premier U.S.-based natural resources company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. We operate large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum. The company has a dynamic portfolio of operating, expansion and growth projects in the copper industry. Freeport-McMoRan is the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer, the world’s largest producer of molybdenum and a significant gold producer. We have a long and successful history of conducting our business in a safe, highly efficient and socially-responsible manner.
We have the assets, the talent, the drive and the financial strength to provide attractive and rewarding careers for our employees. We encourage you to take some time to explore your career opportunities at Freeport-McMoRan.
Under limited supervision, oversees and performs highly specialized accounting, budget development, or financial analysis in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and the company's  policies and procedures. May represent the site on company-wide task forces or teams and may provide guidance to accounting personnel at other sites. 
  • Performs or serves as team leader in assembling complex and interrelated financial analyses and reports
  • Serves as team leader in the compilation, analysis, presentation and monitoring of the consolidated annual budget for the site
  • Develops and presents sophisticated financial models to assist in tactical  and strategic planning for the site
  • Analyzes financial operations and recommends enhancements to policies or procedures; reviews and recommends new or enhanced automated financial systems
  • Oversees and assists in audit preparation by developing required schedules and reconciliation reports; monitors and develops monthly reports of revenues and expenditures for regular and special projects
  • Performs other duties as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or closely related area and five (5) years of experience in financial analysis, budget development or public accounting or related area
  • Possesses and applies a broad knowledge of the principles, practices and procedures in accounting field of specialization
  • Skilled in leading complex financial projects
  • Ability to research and analyze information of considerable difficulty and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Skilled in following safety practices and recognizing hazards
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing