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BAS Senior Accountant ($70k-$95k)
Auckland Auckland New Zealand
Full Time
SCI Recruitment

Popular firm; balance your lifestyle, Stimulating technical scope + exposure to value-add projects, Supportive partners, friendly and flexible work ebvironment.

This great career opportunity will appeal to a confident senior business services professional looking to move out of a Big 4/or larger mid-tierenvironment without compromising on professional development and career growth.

Our client is among the leaders in their segment of the professional accounting and business advisory services arena.

Due to current team dynamics and a steadily expanding business advisory division, the the need has arisen for an accomplished senior accountant to join their team based in a handy North Shore location.

The role works under one of the partners in the firm (for reporting purposes) although the successful candidate will be exposed to clients under all partners, depending on workflow requirements.

Some of the main responsibilities defining this key senior role include:

  • Preparation of year-end financial statements
  • Periodic management reporting
  • Tax compliance (including Income Tax, GST, FBT etc).
  • Managing a portfolio of key clients and the workflow associated with it
  • Assisting partners with business development and strategic planning
  • Reviewing work papers and assisting junior team members with complex technical issues
  • Guiding and mentoring junior professionals
  • Contributing/participating in internal training sessions
  • Various other operational and strategic ad hoc responsibilities

The successful candidate will work directly with a broad spectrum of SME entities, including high-net-worth individuals, sole traders, trusts, partnership and companies with complex structures and multi-million dollar annual turnover.

We are looking for a CA qualified or nearly qualified accounting professional with a minimum of 3-4 (but more likely 5-6+) years current NZCA experience in business services..

Naturally you will have sound technical background and up-to-date knowledge of New Zealand tax and the Companies Act.

Your interpersonal skills, commercial credibility and proven ability to communicate with external and internal client and stakeholders in a professional and effective manner will be critical for this role.

If you are currently working in a Big 4 or larger mid-size firm and are looking for a change of scenery, this opportunity should be on top of your list. Alternatively, you may be in a smaller firm and your sound technical grounding in the field will allow you to take your career to the next level and gain exposure to larger SME clients.

The firm offers a friendly and balanced work environment conducive to personal growth and world-class continued professional development.

The role can be seen as a lifestyle career move for people living on Auckland's North Shore and wanting to improve their work-life balance in 2018 without compromising on professional development and career development.

Season's Greetings from SCI! We would like to thank all our candidates and clients for their support in 2017. We really appreciate it and look forward to assisting more existing and new candidates with their job search in 2018.

As always we will monitor emails and candidate applications during the holidays period. You can apply for this role and any other role advertised by SCI on SEEK or by visiting our website at any time (24/7) during the holidays. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a very Happy and Prosperous 2018.

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