Senior Accountant

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Job Description About us Findex is the largest provider of accounting, audit, tax, business and financial advice to individuals, small and medium enterprises in Australasia. From a comprehensive network of over 110 offices located in regional, rural and metropolitan areas, we combine local knowledge with world-class technology to help 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 entire range of financial services. We are the relationship that clients can count on – large enough to offer a range of expertise and skills – and small enough to provide the personal touch. What we offer Competitive salary Health benefits Career development path and training support Work-life balance Cohesive organizational culture We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Senior Accountant with a passion for accounting to join our Business Advisory division based in Dunedin. This position will enable you to work on a wide portfolio of clients including SME’s, trusts, partnerships, and companies across a broad range of industry sectors. You will also assist Managers and Partners in mentoring others within your team, lead change, work efficiently and effectively, and maintain positive relationships with existing clients. The Role: Our Business Advisory Division is committed to providing compliance accounting work, advice to clients, innovative solutions and service excellence to large middle market businesses and small to medium enterprises across New Zealand and Australia. Key responsibilities: Assist in preparing business advice and/or producing complex special purpose reports, annual financial statements, tax returns and reconciliations for companies, partnerships, trusts and a range of individual businesses. Work on business advisory projects such as: budgets and cashflows, KPI dashboards and management reporting, our virtual CFO offering, developing business plans, cloud accounting advisory, etc. Assist with managing and developing a portfolio of clients across a broad range of industries, ensuring jobs are completed effectively by meeting technical standards and deadlines, within budget. Assist with general bookkeeping duties Liaise with the IRD and other Government bodies on client matters Ensure all documentation including work papers and client files are maintained in line with Findex Group compliance requirements Utilise your strong Excel skills and practical experience with cloud accounting products (e.g. Xero, MYOB). Maintain up to date technical knowledge to ensure compliance with all statutory and relevant regulatory requirements What you need to be successful: An accounting degree Achieved or commenced CA or CPA qualification At least 3-4 years of proven accounting experience Strong commercial acumen paired with sound technical accounting and analytical skills Accounting experience across a variety of Cloud Accounting systems Genuine desire to be an enthusiastic and active contributor to our growing team Ability to develop positive relationships with key stakeholders and clients Strong attention to detail and ability to prioritise your workload