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Senior Accountant / Accountant

Last update 2024-03-04
Expires 2024-03-04
ID #2028794834
Senior Accountant / Accountant
New Zealand, Auckland, Auckland,
Modified February 13, 2024


6 months contract – quick start within 2 weeks Diverse and supportive work culture With a history in the electricity industry spanning over 100 years, Waipa Networks owns and operates an electricity network that delivers power to over 40,000 customers in Cambridge, Te Awamutu, Kawhia and surrounding areas.

We're now looking for a Finance Manager/Controller to join our progressive and growing team.

Our network is one of the fastest-growing networks in New Zealand, transitioning from a historically rural to a mixed rural, urban, and industrial network.

We face many good challenges and have many interesting projects and initiatives lined up.

Join us on our mission to provide cost-effective and reliable distribution ready for the future.

We strive to be recognised in our community as a leader in life-improving energy services and solutions.

The Role We are seeking a skilled and experienced Finance professional to join our client's team, providing support in year-end closing and reporting.

You will be a proactive self-starter who will roll your sleeves up and hit the ground running with minimal training. Your background should include a solid understanding of financial processes and reporting, ensuring compliance in statutory and regulatory requirements.

Key responsibilities include: Support month end and year-end preparation and reporting including GL balance sheet reconciliations, fixed assets, information disclosure, debtors clearing.

Assist with annual statutory accounts preparation and supporting external audit process.

Ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulatory requirements.

Lead the annual insurance renewal process to ensure appropriate cover is retained at renewal.

Drive continuous improvement within the reporting processes and systems and exploring opportunities to leverage Power BI.

About you The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years' experience in performing financial accounting duties and have a strong understanding of financial principles, regulations, and financial reporting standards.

You will be proficient in chart of accounts, adeptness in handling balance sheet reconciliation.

As a key contributor to the year-end reporting process, you will be working closely with the wider Finance and Commercial team to ensure seamless delivery of annual report.

You will demonstrate an intuitive approach to problem solving and also bring strong communication and interpersonal abilities to actively contribute to our dynamic work environment.

What's in it for you?You will have the opportunity to work with a thriving team in a truly innovative and exciting company.

This role offers a chance to build a lasting legacy and take your career to the next level.

To apply, you must have the right to work permanently in New Zealand without restrictions and be currently in New Zealand.

Join us at Waipa Networks and be a part of something remarkable.#J-18808-Ljbffr

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Senior accountant / accountant

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