Senior Accountant, Operations

Job Title: Senior Accountant, Operations
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
Contact Details: Michael Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 days ago

The Company

My client is a new face in the telecommunications industry, helping to improve network coverage across New Zealand for our residents and tourists visiting from overseas. Due to the rapid growth of the organisation, they are looking to add an additional resource to the finance team.

The Role

Reporting into the Head of Finance, the Senior Accountant, Operations will be responsible for partnering with the Operations Manager and wider operations team, to ensure the full financial control of all operational costs related to the organisation’s projects. The role will include:

  • Keeping all financial information updated and accurate in financial system (MYOB Advanced)
  • Provide business partnering support to the operations team
  • Preparing budgets, forecasts and long-term financial plans
  • Preparing required reports for internal and external stakeholders
  • Preparing invoices for the recovery of operational costs
  • Monitor performance and develop key performance indicators
  • Evaluate current information and processes to identify improvements and efficiences

About You

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Strong commercial accounting experience, in a complex business environment
  • Telecoms experience, or experience in operational cost modelling
  • CA/CPA/CIMA qualification (Desired)
  • Strong analytical skills, with advanced MS Excel ability
  • Innovative and curious thinker, always looking for improvements
  • Strong communication and relationship buildings skills
  • Autonomous and self-starter, able to work independently

If this sounds like the role for you, apply now!

Applicants must be a New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident
Please attach your CV and Cover Letter, both in MS Word.doc format

For more information, please contact Michael Hoyle on 021 743 712 or

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