Location: Auckland
Work Type: Permanent Full Time
Reference: SC9449

Our client is a smaller mid-size commercial company that is a market leader in their industry. The company is well-established, has strong values and takes pride in the quality of their products.

Sustained growth and team dynamics have created the opportunity for a well-rounded accountant to join this close-knit team of 9 and be part of their evolving success story. 

This is a newly created role is varied and hands-on. The purpose of the role is to take full responsibility of the accounting and systems functions in the business. 

Reporting to one of the Managing Directors (owners) initially and to the GM and the Business Manager, you will provide essential data and analysis to support the decision-making process. 

The key focus of the role initially will be on:

  • Tidying up the accounting function and the existing systems
  • Implementing a new system  
  • Processing and preparation of accounts


Some of the main duties and responsibilities as outlined by our client include:

  • preparation of financial statements
  • monthly management accounts for multiple businesses including an analytical 
  • review of business performance with a need for cashflow monitoring daily
  • paying bills
  • tax compliance and administration(including interacting with IRD on various tax returns such as FBT, GST and others
  • full responsibility for accounts payable and accounts receivable 
  • full responsibility for invoicing (including authorisation and payment) 
  • reconciliations 
  • interact with suppliers, follow up on queries and payments with debtors 
  • monthly a/r, a/p reconciliations
  • monitor debtors’ payments and follow up on any issues accordingly
  • maintain purchasing records
  • assist the General Manager and other Managers with a range of admin and customer services tasks
  • assist other staff members with various accounting and admin tasks, as and when required 
  •  various ad hoc (daily, weekly, monthly) accounting tasks 

We are looking for a competent Accountant with good technical grounding, experience and working knowledge of P&L, Balance Sheet, reconciliations and good understanding how journal entries work. This role will have a significant systems aspect and we are looking for an IT savvy professional with good working knowledge of Excel.  

To register your interest , please email us with your CV quoting reference number sc9449. Alternatively, you can apply online.

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