financial accountant in Auckland

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job details

posted
location
auckland
specialism
accounting
job type
permanent
reference number
90M0352172_1529982368
contact
chris cooper, randstad
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job description

The Organisation

A privately owned business who are a New Zealand success story. They are a customer centric business, servicing almost 100,000 households across the country, enabling them to offer a product which is of the highest quality at the fairest price.

The Role

Reporting directly into the Financial Controller & with the support of one direct report (Assistant Accountant), you will be given a large degree of ownership & autonomy with your main focus being driving all accounting & reporting functions.

Some of the key duties of the role, but not limited to, are as follows;

  • Ownership of the month-end process
  • Ownership of compiling annual financial statements & leading the external audit process
  • Assist the Financial Controller with preparation of budgets
  • Continuous improvements of processes, systems & procedures
  • Leadership & development of the Assistant Accountant

The Ideal Employee

For you to be successful in this role, you will have the following technical experience & posses the following skills & personality traits;

  • 2+ years experience in a similar financial accounting role (preferred)
  • Part or fully CA, CPA or equivalent qualified
  • Experience with NZ Taxes
  • Proactive mind-set to drive efficiency's and an eye for process improvement
  • Ability to manage time effectively and deadline focused
  • Ability to build good working relationships with business stakeholders

If you tick the boxes for this role & you would like to be considered then please apply today!

If this role isn't exactly what you're looking for but would like to discuss other possible opportunities then please send your CV through to chris.cooper@randstad.co.nz

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

financial reporting, management reporting, reconciliations, journal entries, accruals, process improvement, NZ Tax,

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree