Financial Accounting Manager

Job Title: Financial Accounting Manager
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
REF: WG43930
Contact Details: Peter Campbell
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Job Published: over 4 years ago
Our client is seeking a Financial Accounting Manager, this is a newly created role in a large Government department going through positive change. So this position is crucial to keep that momentum going.

You will be responsible for leading the Financial Accounting team to improve the financial compliance and internal controls including month end coordination, integrity of the chart of accounts, technical advice of accounting standards, development and maintenance of financial policies, monthly actual reporting to Treasury internal controls, balance sheet management, cash management, fixed assets management and indirect taxes.

You will build and enhance the overall capability and effectiveness of the team to ensure quality and consistency of advice and practise in relation to the teams work.

This role requires an in depth understanding and experience applying public sector corporate finance processes and reporting standards including the Public Finance, State Sector Acts and International Accounting Standards on Public Benefit Entity.

You will be proficient with financial reporting standards and indirect taxation requirements, and have proven leadership skills to engage and motivate staff.

Apply via the link below. All applications will be kept strictly confidential.