assistant financial accountant in Wellington Central

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job details

posted
location
wellington central
specialism
accounting
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
nz$ 45,000 - nz$ 64,000 per year
experience
2 years
reference number
P0M0362167_1537826573
contact
chenay tmiya naidoo, randstad
phone
044941340
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job description

Assistant Financial Accountant

This is a great opportunity for an Assistant Financial Accountant, who is looking to grow their career and take that next step. This client is within the public sector and offers some great services to the New Zealand public. The client is looking for an experienced assistant accountant to join the financial team on a fixed term contract.

The role will entail providing professional accounting services to the finance team, such as financial reports, working papers; the maintenance of the general ledger including balance sheet reconciliations and chart of accounts, cash management and tax compliance. The role will assist in ensuring that all statutory and taxation compliance requirements are met as well as treasury reporting.

The following skills and experience is desirable:

  • Month end journals
  • Balance sheet and reconciliations
  • Financial reporting
  • Taxation
  • Cash management
  • Internal Controls & Balance Sheet Analysis
  • Positive relationship Management
  • Great communication skills
  • Competence in financial accounting practices and procedures
  • Experience in Microsoft Office, including Excel and Word
  • Attention to detail

Previous public-sector experience in a similar position is desirable but not necessary.

This is a fixed term contract for 6 to 12 months.

If you are very eager to learn and develop within accounting, then please apply now. You should be available to start as soon as possible and be based in Wellington.

For more information please call Chenay Naidoo on 04 494 13 40 or chenay.naidoo@randstad.co.nz

***You must have relevant work rights and be in Wellington to interview for this position***

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Assistant Financial Accountant, Tax compliance, Financial Reports, General Ledger

responsibilities

The following skills and experience is desirable:

Month end journals
Balance sheet and reconciliations
Financial reporting
Taxation
Cash management
Internal Controls & Balance Sheet Analysis
Positive relationship Management
Great communication skills
Competence in financial accounting practices and procedures
Experience in Microsoft Office, including Excel and Word
Attention to detail

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma