Jobs BAS Senior/Supervisor – Client Accounting (Exclusive Role)

Location: Auckland
Work Type: Permanent Full Time
Reference: SC9841

About the firm

Our client is a smaller boutique CA firm located in a vibrant part of Auckland. The practice is led by a dynamic Director who takes pride in the professional standards of their services and the calibre of clientele. 

The firm’s client base is diverse and spans a broad spectrum of industries and entities  - including, trusts, partnerships, limited liability companies and sizeable group structures with annual turnover of up to $100 million. 

The culture here will appeal to someone, looking for a close-knit team environment that offers high professional standards in a non-hierarchical structure.

The office is located in close proximity to various amenities and offers modern various onsite facilities, including a Gym with internal access from your office, which you can use free of charge).

 

About the role      

This exclusive opportunity can best be described as a 2IC role with strong reviewing and supervisory focus. While the role may evolve over time to include a broader work and technical scope, the initial focus will be on reviewing. 

Initially your focus in this role will be almost 100% on reviewing the work performed by a small team (of up to 5 junior/intermediate onsite and off-site staff). As part of your reviewing responsibilities, you will provide daily supervision and guidance to the team.

The role may require the successful candidate to get involved in various other aspects of client accounting and business services from time to time, including:

  • Preparation of year-end financial statements
  • Monthly management reporting
  • Tax compliance (including preparation of various tax returns for a wide range of entities)
  • General ledger reconciliations
  • Managing daily interaction with clients of various industry and functional backgrounds
  • Assisting clients with systems-related queries (MYOB, Bank Link, Excel and Xero)
  • Liaising with IRD, Banks, Lawyers and other external parties on behalf of your clients
  • Taking full responsibility of the team and the practice when the Director is away
  • Gradual exposure to value-add project for some of the largest and most complex clients
  • Various other ad hoc tasks and projects 

This role offers both a full-time and a part-time (25-30 hours per week) options to suit your personal circumstances. 

About the successful candidate

Our ideal candidate will hold full CA or CPA qualifications complemented by a minimum of 4-5 years hands-on experience in a client-facing role (in a CA environment!). 

You will have well-rounded skills and experience with preparation of year-end financial accounts, tax compliance and monthly reporting. IFRS reporting experience and exposure to advisory work would be considered advantageous for this role. 

At this level you will be able to communicate in a clear and articulate manner and your ability to establish good rapport with client and to interact with them effectively on a daily basis will be essential. We are looking for a self-motivated professional with exception interpersonal skills and an easy-going and friendly personality. Ability to work well in a small team is absolutely crucial. 

 

How to apply

To register your confidential interest and find out more, please contact Steve (09) 962 5687 / 021 286 1114 or email your CV in confidence to steve@scirecruitment.co.nz quoting reference number sc9841. Alternatively, you can apply online. This role is available exclusively through SCI and is not available or advertised anywhere else. 

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