Regional Management Accountant

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 25-NOV-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/1498463
  • Job Title: Regional Management Accountant
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Management Accountant – Oranga Tamariki
Regional Management Accountant
Wellington based, permanent

Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children, currently has the opportunity for a Regional Management Accountant to join our high performing and innovative team in the Regional Hawke’s Bay Office.

Our goal is to establish a multiagency approach to protecting and caring for New Zealand’s tamariki and rangatahi. We aim to adapt and improve the lives of tamariki and their whānau through creating the right environment, with the right people, for our tamariki and rangatahi to flourish.

This role sits within the Funding and Performance Group who are responsible for ensuring that Oranga Tamariki’s external financial and non-financial obligations and internal finance management processes are delivered to best achieve the group’s business objectives.

In this role you will be expected to operate in a supportive role in order to help achieve our goals and demonstrate our values as follows:

  • We put Tamariki first
  • We believe Aroha is vital
  • We respect the Mana of people
  • We are Tika and Pono
  • We value Whakapapa
  • We recognise that Oranga is a journey

You will provide trusted, insightful and comprehensive financial advice to your relevant business areas and maintain financial integrity of results and provide value-add consolidated reports that are accurate and astute.

Reporting to the Finance Business Partner – Regions this role will work closely with the Regional Management Accounting team and Finance Business Partner Regions to ensure that key stakeholder business objectives are being met in a consistent and proactive manner.

This role requires a passion to actively support the team keeping mokopuna at the centre of everything we do.

Key attributes to be considered but not limited to, will include the following:

  • Experience undertaking in depth financial analysis and providing advice to management
  • Strong business acumen with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proven ability to develop trust and credibility with managers and staff
  • Exceptional learning agility that will have you quickly understanding our financial policies, systems and necessary compliance
  • Experience in training non-financial managers on financial requirements and systems
  • Your demonstrated ability to ensure the provision of accurate monthly reporting and forecasting for your business units

To be considered for the role you should have a relevant tertiary qualification; it’s advantageous to be CA or equivalent qualified or working towards this; and have experience in a large complex environment.

What we are offering:

  • A competitive salary
  • Commitment to the highest standards of accountancy and financial practice
  • On-going professional development
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Access to corporate health fund discounts
  • Access to a banking package with Westpac

How to apply?

Apply online with your CV, cover letter and a copy of your qualifications. If you are an Oranga Tamariki employee already, please apply through your myHR portal.

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Jane George 03 961 4108.

Application closes Sunday, 6 December 2020.

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