Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
Contact Details: Vishal Rajani
Contact Email:
Job Published: 29 days ago
  • Permanent Opportunity – Immediate start
  • Career progression
  • Flexible 40 hours week

This commercial construction company has a strong reputation for delivering projects on time and on budget with an outstanding commitment to client service delivery. They are a great place to work with one of the lowest staff turnover rates across the industry. They are known for their inclusive team culture, they employ staff who are commercial and passionate. Year on year they have had strong growth and this year has been their strongest. They currently have a vacancy for an Assistant Accountant that is looking to develop into an Accountant.

This is a newly created role reporting to the Senior Accountant. This is a busy role with high and complex Accounts Payable function, Payroll and Audit space.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Monthly and year end reconciliations; 
  • Assisting the Accountant with budgets, cashflow and ad-hoc reports; 
  • Weekly and monthly payroll for 100 staff 
  • Day to day Administration of the Accounts Payable function and reconciling creditor accounts 
  • Monitoring and undertaking financial administration and transactions; 
  • Processing and co-ordinating of payroll and IRD filing of returns 
  • Assisting in the filing and completion of the company’s tax returns; 
  • Implementing processes within the finance team to simplify and improve existing procedures.


The ideal candidate should strong practical understanding of accounting principles and techniques and knowledge of relevant legislation is critical. CA qualification would be an added advantage.
Someone who is computer savvy with the ability to learn new technology and system would be beneficial.

If this is something of interest. Apply now or phone / Text Vishal Rajani on 021 192 9374

Job Ref: 92671