senior accountant in Wellington Central

louis jackson, randstad
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NZ$ 85,000 - NZ$ 105,000 per year

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wellington central
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NZ$ 85,000 - NZ$ 105,000 per year
3 years
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We currently have an exciting opportunity responsible for providing accounting and financial support, analysis and advice while championing a new culture structure for a large government organisation, based in the Wellington CBD on a permanent basis.

This role will give you the opportunity to provide support through your accounting and financial analysis and advice across customers and stakeholders. You will play a key part in enabling this organisation to respond and adapt effectively to the changing financial climate and deliver results that add real value.

You will have extensive skills across management accounting from building trusted relationships with budget managers to analysing financial outputs and identifying financial risks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engage in a collaborative environment driving key business strategies while adding financial value.
  • Applying best practise expertise and take an enterprise view to improve planning, forecasting and reporting across the organisation.
  • Identify and analyse financial risks across your teams portfolio
  • Encourage a shift to self-service to ensure a positive customer experience and raise financial capability for customers.
  • Initiate leadership in your area of expertise to support innovation and build the culture within your team.
  • Assist in raising the capability of team members through mentoring and support.
  • Support long-term financial sustainability and financial value in your area through driving initiatives.
  • Apply knowledge of current trends and practices to improve service offerings
  • Engage with stakeholders while working collaboratively with them and representing the organisation
  • Lead and contribute to the development of innovative business solutions

Key Requirements:

  • CA Qualification or Equivalent
  • 4+ years relevant experience in a large organisation
  • Strong experience with stakeholder engagement
  • Thorough and demonstrated knowledge of management accounting

This is a great opportunity to take your next contract position in a role that can give you great exposure to a range of responsibilities, with the opportunity to add real value and develop your partnering skills.

If you are interested in this position, please apply via the link provided.

If you would like to find out more, please contact Louis Jackson on 04 471 4875 or email

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.


Financial Accountant, Management Accountant, Financial Reporting, Financial Analyst

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree