Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
Contact Details: Vishal Rajani
Contact Email:
Job Published: 26 days ago

My client is a high-profile commercial business of significant scale that is currently experiencing exceptional organisational growth, and expansion having won a number of significant tenders across New Zealand.   Due, to this growth they are looking at a Commercial Analyst to join their finance team. Based in Penrose, reporting to the Financial Controller you would be responsible for commercial analysis, day to day accounting, taxation and month end process.

Being part of finance team, you would be a good team player. The ability to learn and develop your career.

With this growth there is currently an opportunity for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join the organisation and be part of the finance team.

Key Responsibilities: -

  • Analyse and present weekly and monthly management reporting
  • Reporting of trends, risks and opportunities
  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Support the Financial Controller in the preparation of annual Statutory accounts
  • Working with the wider team to provide detailed financial information, reports and analysis
  • Managing the job costing reports and following up with project managers regarding certificates and payments
  • Supporting the Financial Controller and Senior accountant on all job costing and claims
  • Assist with preparation of monthly and quarterly tax returns – GST, FBT and RWT
  • Assist the Financial Controller with preparing weekly cash flow forecasts inputs

Your profile

  • Ideally, you would be working as an Assistant Accountant and looking to develop your career as a commercial analyst.
  • Strong systems experience and advanced excel/modelling skills
  • Minimum 3 to 5years of accounting experience in New Zealand
  • Bachelor’s degree and working towards your Chartered Accountant
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to build rapport with stakeholders

If this is something of interest apply now or call Vishal Rajani on 021 192 9374/ Email:

Job ID: 101765