Job Vacancy For Payroll Officer At Keegan Resources Ghana Ltd



Keegan Resources Ghana Ltd. ("KRGl") is a fully-owned subsidiary ofAsanko Gold Inc., a company which is building the Asanko Gold Mine, Ghana's next gold mine. The vision of Asanko is to become a mid-tier gold mining company that maximizes value for all stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

•   Prepares monthly payroll;
•   Ensure that deductions in the form of all cash loans and advances are effected before payment of salaries;
•   Ensure compliance with all statutory deductions;
•   Processes all statutory payments such as, PAYE, SSNIT etc for submission;
•   Ensures that periodic reports meet set time frames and targets;
•   Taking control and ensuring that Accounting systems are developed in the payroll and implemented;
•   Ensures that all payments made are allocated to the appropriate cost centers;
•   Ensuring strict compliance to SOX frameworks; and
•   Liaising with relevant officials of other departments in order to ensure that Accounting services are delivered effectively.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   First Degree in B.com or Bsc. Admin (Accounting Option) plus Part 2 of ACCA or ICA( GH);
•   Minimum of 3-4years’ experience in similar position in the mining industry;
•   Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office products such as Ms Word, Excel and other accounting packages;
•   Strong Analytical, Interpersonal and Organizational Skills;
•   A hands-on approach and be willing to work long hours to obtain required results;
•   Proven Knowledge in payroll Accounting Packages;
•   Well-developed oral and written communication skills; and
•   Must possess a valid Ghanaian driving license and proficiency in driving light vehicles;

Location: Esaase

How To Apply For The Job

When applying, please follow the guidelines below to maximise the success of your application:

•   Include an introductory paragraph in your covering letter explaining why you believe you are suited to the role you are applying for
•   Limit your CV to 4 pages
•   Your CV must include demographic detail, qualifications, work experience and a minimum of two referees
•   List your most recent positions first
•   Include copies of relevant, original certificates and academic records

Applications, together with detailed curriculum vitae and proof of qualifications, should be submitted by the deadline date to:

Unit Manager – HR Administration, Keegan Resources (Ghana) Ltd.
No. 4, Sir ArkuKorsah Road, Airport Residential Area,
P. O. Box CT 6153, Accra-Ghana.


Or email:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 30 June, 2015
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