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Senior Finance Analyst

Porirua City Council
Porirua Porirua Greater Wellington, New Zealand
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Jun 8, 2024

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Job Role
Finance Data Analyst
Contract Type
Full Time
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Senior Finance Analyst

All about Porirua City

The people of Porirua City are what makes ours a truly special place - we take pleasure in helping and caring for each other. We want everyone to feel welcome here, whether they're visiting, living or working here. We're looking for people who will help position our city as a welcoming, dynamic place to live, work and visit.

All about the job

This newly created role will bring endless opportunities for someone who sees challenges where others see problems, and see solutions where others see frustration.

In this role you'll be providing the technical analysis expertise to support our finance team in working across the organisation. You'll need to be passionate about bringing solutions to the business and becoming a trusted advisor.

You will be responsible for:
  • Developing and leading continuous improvement projects across the finance function
  • Providing trusted, insightful and comprehensive analysis and advice to business decision makers
  • Providing detailed analysis and information to adhoc requests
  • Assessing investment decisions: identifying risks and opportunities
  • Supporting formal reporting and budgeting processes within Council
  • Being a key support to the Principal Analyst for the Long Term Plan and other projects

All about you

If you're a dynamic individual with experience leading complex and finance-centric improvement projects from conception to delivery, and experience with ERP systems then this is the role for you.

You'll need to show us that you:
  • have good experience working with complex data, and systems. have excellent analytical and reporting skills
  • enjoy grappling with challenging and complex problems, and developing solutions
  • provide excellent principles-based advice that's also pragmatic
  • have great written and verbal communication skills
  • can develop excellent working relationships across the business
  • can work autonomously, meeting deadlines and delivering to a high standard
  • hold a relevant qualification in accounting, or significant relevant experience

What you need to do now

Come and join our hardworking and focussed Finance team and be part of our welcoming and engaging environment. Please contact Ian Dennis, Chief Financial Officer, on 04 498 8720 for more information.

Porirua City Council is committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. If you have any support or access requirements during our recruitment process, please let us know when you apply, and we'll do our best to get you sorted.

To view the position description and all our current vacancies please visit our careers portal:

To find out more about working for Porirua City Watch this video

Applications need to be received via our Careers Portal by Wednesday 5 June 2024.

We will be working through applications as they are submitted and may progress candidates prior to the closing date, so

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