Reports to: Finance Manager/Financial Controller or Supervising Accountant

Main objectives: To assist in the operation, maintenance and improvement of systems for recording and reporting on the financial activities of the organisation

Typical functions and responsibilities:

  • Maintain records of transactions made by the organisation.
  • Prepare accounts, statements, invoices and tax returns.
  • Provide information on their organisation or company’s management and financial systems for financial reporting purposes.
  • Prepare budgets, plans and cash flow forecasts.
  • Establish, manage and monitor financial reporting systems.
  • Give advice to management on financial reporting systems and processes.
  • Work in the various fields of taxation.
  • Assist chartered accountants with audits.

Typical qualifications and experience: Membership of the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants as an Accounting Technician.