Senior Accountant

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About us

Findex is the largest provider of accounting, audit, tax, business andfinancial advice to individuals, small and medium enterprises in Australasia.From a comprehensive network of over 110 offices located in regional, rural andmetropolitan areas, we combine local knowledge with world-class technology tohelp our clients on their financial journey.

Our vast geographical footprint and the team of over 3,000 principals,professionals and support staff provides access to expertise across the entirerange of financial services.

We are the relationship that clients can count on – large enough tooffer a range of expertise and skills – and small enough to provide thepersonal touch.

What we offer 

  • Competitive salary
  • Career development path and training support
  • Work-life balance
  • Cohesive organizational culture
  • We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Senior Accountant with apassion for accounting to join our Business Advisory division based in Dunedin. 

    This position will enable you to work on a wide portfolio of clients includingSME’s, trusts, partnerships, and companies across a broad range ofindustry sectors. You will also assist Managers and Partners in mentoring others within your team,lead change, work efficiently and effectively, and maintain positiverelationships with existing clients.

    The Role:

    Our Business Advisory Division is committed to providing complianceaccounting work, advice to clients, innovative solutions and service excellenceto large middle market businesses and small to medium enterprises across NewZealand and Australia.

    Key responsibilities:

  • Assist in preparingbusiness advice and/or producing complex special purpose reports, annualfinancial statements, tax returns and reconciliations for companies,partnerships, trusts and a range of individual businesses.

  • Work onbusiness advisory projects such as: budgets and cashflows, KPI dashboards andmanagement reporting, our virtual CFO offering, developing business plans,cloud accounting advisory, etc.

  • Assist withmanaging and developing a portfolio of clients across a broad range ofindustries, ensuring jobs are completed effectively by meeting technicalstandards and deadlines, within budget.

  • Assist withgeneral bookkeeping duties

  • Liaise withthe IRD and other Government bodies on client matters

  • Ensure alldocumentation including work papers and client files are maintained in linewith Findex Group compliance requirements

  • Utilise yourstrong Excel skills and practical experience with cloud accounting products(e.g. Xero, MYOB).

  • Maintain up to date technical knowledge to ensure compliance with allstatutory and relevant regulatory requirements

  • What you need to be successful:

  • An accountingdegree

  • Achieved or commencedCA or CPA qualification

  • At least 3-4years of proven accounting experience

  • Strongcommercial acumen paired with sound technical accounting and analytical skills

  • Accountingexperience across a variety of Cloud Accounting systems

  • Genuinedesire to be an enthusiastic and active contributor to our growing team

  • Ability todevelop positive relationships with key stakeholders and clients

  • Strong attentionto detail and ability to prioritise your workload

  • If you are looking for a new opportunity within a dynamic firm which will give you career progression and real client contact, then this is the role for you!

    Please notethat only successful candidates will be contacted. 


    Accounting degree and achieved or commenced CA or CPA qualification