Accounting, Finance & Financial Services

Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Fixed Term
REF: 127748
Contact Details: Adrienne Gordon
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago
  • Immediate start
  • 9 Month Fixed Term Contract
  • FMCG Company – Dynamic, Engaging, Upbeat, Positive Culture
  • South Auckland
Friendly, professional, positive nature | Must have experience as an Assistant Accountant | This is the role for you.

The Company:
My client is a well-known retailer across the FMCG category. Due to their ongoing growth and development, they have a requirement for an Assistant Accountant on a fixed term basis with the possibility to go permanent.  This is the ultimate role if you want an accounting career in FMCG.

The Role:
You will report to the Senior Management Accountant and ensure the timely and accurate update of financial information and reports to internal stakeholders.

Main responsibilities include:
  • Prepare monthly journals and management accounts.
  • Update the daily cashflow model.
  • Daily bank reconciliation
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Maintain fixed asset register
  • Prepare tax returns
  • Assist with the budget process
The ideal candidate will have the following:
  • Strong New Zealand experience as an Assistant Accountant.
  • Manufacturing/FMCG or Retail experience
  • A relevant tertiary qualification is preferred
  • Efficient, organised, and excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Top notch MS Office skills including Outlook, Excel (to an intermediate level) 
What they offer:
In return for your exceptional talent and sills you will be offered a Base Salary + KiwiSaver + Car Park + Company Buying Privileges

How to Apply:
If you are an experienced Assistant Accountant with a strong background in juggling tasks and enjoy delivering results… Please APPLY NOW!

To be considered for this role you need to reside in New Zealand.  Only NZ Citizen's, Permanent Residents or current Work Visa holders will be contacted.

An Immediate start is required!
Job No: 127748