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Assistant Accountant
Canterbury Canterbury New Zealand
Full Time
Fluid Accounting and Finance

Highly successful organisation that continue to go from strength to strength, Diverse role with a good range of responsibilities, Career progression | Regular opportunities for long term development.

  • Highly successful organisation that continue to go from strength to strength
  • Diverse role with a good range of responsibilities
  • Career progression | Regular opportunities for long term development

The Company:

This leading accounting firm has offices operatingright across New Zealand and have been able to develop a real national presence by going from strength to strength each year. Based in nice modern, purpose built offices, the successful candidate will join a large friendly and stable team. This is an opportunity that is expected to be highly sought after and is one that will prove an excellent long term fit.

The Role:

Reporting into the General Manager, you will be responsible for assisting witha wide range of accountingduties, includingmanaging theday-to-day financial information for the business, completing accurateweekly / monthly reporting with commentary, preparing cash flow forecasts andreviewing cash flow reports,assisting with budget and forecast preparations, balance sheet reconciliations, processing payroll for both the company and clients, as well as general process improvements across the business and its wider entities.

Our client is aiming for a January 2018 start date. Extensive training will be provided for the successful candidate as part of a full handover with the current person in the role.


Being either Part-Qualified or CA Qualified is not required to be considered although it is highly desired that you have completed at least your tertiary education. Our client is aiming to take on someone who has worked for approximately 2-4 years in a similar role. You will need to possess strong technical accounting skills and you also need a good analytical mindset with strong Excel skills.

You will be working with a wide range of external stakeholders so strong written and verbal communication skills are essential.

The salary on offer is reflective on the experience and ability of the applicant and will suit someone who is comfortable operating at this level from the offset.

PLEASE NOTE: All applications will be reviewed, but only those that meet the shortlisted requirements will be contacted.

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