Manager Financial Accounting

Job Title: Manager Financial Accounting
Location: Wellington
Contact Details: Peter Campbell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 21 days ago

The Financial Accounting Manager will provide financial analysis and advice to the Financial Controller and is the lead senior role for ensuring financial accounting systems, external reporting activities and all external financial documentation is appropriately accounted for.

The Manager Financial Accounting leads the Financial Accounting team ensuring that the team is organised, efficient, produces accurate timely financial statements and advice. This role leads and manages the preparation of all external financial statements as well as overseeing the Vote management.

This role provides the professional financial accounting expertise in the management and improvement of financial internal controls and system processes, assisting senior corporate system management owners in fulfilling their responsibilities and accountabilities to confirm or otherwise:

  • Their compliance with relevant statues, regulations, New Zealand Public Sector financial management practices, accounting standards and policies;
  • The reliability of the governance and quality assurance systems in the protection of assets
  • The Manager Financial Accounting will deputise for the Financial Controller as appropriate
  • The Manager Financial Accounting will maintain effective relationships with internal and external (i.e. Audit New Zealand, The Treasury) stakeholders.

The role also provides for possible secondment opportunities at a senior capacity to assist in leading, managing and resource finance positions within the organisation and central government agencies.

Apply via the link provided or give Peter Campbell a call on 0210493060 for a confidential discussion

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