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Assistant Accountant

Robert Half
Auckland, NZ
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Jun 27, 2024

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Job Role
Accounts Assistant
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company

My client is a large multinational business with head offices in Europe, who have enjoyed a strong presence in the NZ marketplace for the last 60 years. The business has over 500 staff in three core business units with 7 sites around the country. The business operates in the manufacturing and distribution industry and continues to see growth year on year. Due to the size and strength of the business, they provide ample growth opportunities for their employees.

The Role

This role will provide broad exposure for someone wanting to develop their career. The role will focus primarily on providing support relating to financial reporting and tax obligations of entities within the Group. Some of your key responsibilities will include;

- Month-end processing

- Monthly reporting for centralized functions

- GL reconciliations

- Tax compliance including FBT, GST and income tax returns

- Financial analysis, particularly as it relates to stock

- Fleet management

- Cashflow forecasting and reporting

- Various special projects and ad hoc support

Due to the size and complexity of the business, there are opportunities to get exposure across the board. The business is also embarking on a systems upgrade soon which will provide fantastic exposure for the right candidate.

Your profile:

The ideal candidate will be someone with an enquiring mind who is technically competent but can also build effective relationships across the business, and actively partner with finance and non-finance stakeholders. Some of your key traits will include:

- CA qualification or someone studying towards this (they can support)

- An ability to think for yourself and ask "why"

- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate across the business

- A team player and desire to "roll up your sleeves"

- A desire to contribute, learn and develop professionally

Culture & Benefits

This company has a great culture and genuinely care about their staff. One fully trained, they offer hybrid working options and they are also very flexible. They have a raft of other benefits, including a bonus scheme, parental leave policies and a group health insurance discount.

How to apply

Please send your resume in Microsoft Word format by clicking on the apply button or for further information, Nick Neutze, Tanya Beets or Vinze Quines in our Auckland office on 09-915-6700.

Job Reference No: 06900-0012987267

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