Reports to: Finance Manager/Financial Controller or Supervising Accountant.

Main objectives: Assist in carrying out professional accounting duties, or matters related to the control of the accounts office by participating in all aspects of financial and production accounting transactions.

Typical functions and responsibilities:

  • Preparation of trial balance.
  • Assist in budgetary control and costing analysis.
  • Assist with GST returns; make sure it is submitted to IRD in a timely manner.
  • Complete bank reconciliation at month end or during the month as required.
  • Process invoices on a timely basis.
  • Ensure financial filing systems are up to date, accurate and accessible.
  • Assist in taxation, internal audits, and preparation of management reports or statutory returns.
  • May assist in the provision of company secretary function at a more routine level.
  • Undertake other accounting duties as assigned.

Typical qualifications and experience: Currently studying towards CA qualification with the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants, successful completion of at least two years study towards this.