Jobs Listing Branding
Location Auckland City, Auckland
Listed Tue 26 Sep, 12:09 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference 518384
  • Awesome, Central Britomart Location
  • Growing company in booming market
  • Newly created role to own finance

We are working with our client to find a Company Accountant! To join the ranks in their Auckland CBD location within Britomart. This creative, innovative, and inspiring company is an opportunity not to be missed.

Our client is growing rapidly and they need another member to join a team of fun, hard-working, and creative people. Our client is within the Property and Retail sector, and provide bespoke Design and Project Management initiatives to create fit-outs for exciting commercial and retail spaces.

Your role as the Company Accountant is to ensure that the financial systems in place are accurate and up to date. You are someone who has the capability to get the existing finance systems in order and continuously looking for improvement.


You'll be involved in all financial aspects of the business. Your key responsibilities include; ensuring the accounts receivable and payables are in order, payroll is sorted, all taxation obligations such as GST, PAYE and FBT are in line and the annual accounts are prepared for the management team, preparing other financial reports and modelling.

This is a varied and busy role that will suit someone who thrives on solving problems, variety, working at a fast pace and wants an opportunity to grow their knowledge in the accounting field. You'll need to have an outgoing personality, excellent communication skills as you'll be working across the business with key stakeholders and the Directors of the business.

Experience with a financial accounting system is must, especially if you have worked with a system like Xero or similar.

Your Flair:

  • Previous commercial experience in a similar role is a must. We want to set you up for success.
  • Familiarity with New Zealand accounting principles including tax and accounting standards.
  • You are CPA, CIMA, ACCA, ACA qualified that puts you at an advantage.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Work independently and take ownership.
  • Results focussed.

About you:

To succeed in this role, you will excel at problem solving and working under pressure to tight deadlines. You are confident in your decision making, can build rapport with others and work well in a team or independently. You're proactive and take initiative and are a critical thinker. You have excellent planning and time management skills and a high attention to detail. You'll be invested in the company with commercial awareness and the value your role can add.

Ultimately, as the Company Accountant will be ensuring the smooth running of the finance area whilst continually improving its function to support day-to-day operations.

To be considered for this role you must have NZ Citizenship/Residency or a valid work visa.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.