Jobs Senior Manager/Associate Director – Business Advisory Services (Exclusive Role)

Location: Auckland - Auckland Central
Work Type: Permanent Full Time
Reference: SC10154

About the firm

Our client is a mid-size Chartered Accounting firm with strong presence in the mid-market segment of the Business Advisory segment. Based in a handy Central Auckland location with easy access to motorways, public transports and various other amenities, the practice is seen by many in the sector as a viable alternative to Big 4 and larger mid-tier firms.

The firm is entering an exciting new stage. In addition to the impressive growth rates the firm is experiencing currently, their organisational culture is evolving and for the benefit of the professional who work here.

The firm is a long-standing client of ours and we have appointed professionals at all levels within their team in Auckland. Professionals who work here can expect:

  • Industry-leading professional development
  • Unlimited career progression all the way to Partner level
  • Above-market remuneration packages at all levels
  • Flexible and supportive team culture
  • Broad work scope, including client accounting, tax compliance and a wide range of business advisory projects
  • Busy social and sporting calendar/vibrant and positive work environment


About the role 

The successful candidate will work under one of the senior partners in the firm. The role has dual focus:

 1. Team management: Managing a tea of 6-7 professionals (including reviewing, training and guiding individual team members) and the workflow generated by the team;

2. Client management: Take responsibility for a section of key clients and be the first point of contact for most clients.

Approximately 40% of the role entails reviewing work papers generated by the team.


About the successful candidate

To be successful in this role, you will need to demonstrate well-rounded Compliance and Advisory skills and experience and a proven track records with people management and reviewing. Naturally, at this level you will have full CA or CPA qualifications to complement your 6-7 years current or recent NZ CA experience in Business Services.

Due to the nature of the role and the demands for team and client management experience, the successful candidate is likely to be working in a larger firm with 2-3 partners or more.

Well-developed people and client servicing skills are as important as your technical competencies and qualifications.


What is on offer

  • Above-market remuneration package + bonus
  • On-site car park
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Professional membership/development fees paid
  • Flexible arrangements/work from home to suit your personal circumstances
  • Unlimited potential for career progression, including Equity Partnership


Get in touch to register your interest and find out more

If you would like to be considered for this role, please contact Steve Ignatov in the first instance on (090 962 5687 / 021 286 1114 or email your CV to or quoting reference number sc10154. Alternatively, you can apply online by clicking the APPLY NOW button.


Virtual interview and onboarding process during level 3 and 4 lockdown available for this role. 


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