Business Accountant

Business Accountant - Palmerston North - Starting ASAP

Your new company
This government organisation with offices across the country are seeking a Business Accountant to cover a secondment in Palmerston North. This role offers flexibility to work from home however you will also be required to work on site in Palmerston North a couple of days a week.

Your new role
In a nutshell you will be required to provide accounting services and advice in order to support sound financial performance. You will be working closely with the Business Accounting Manager who is based in Wellington and will also be in contact with the other Business Accountants who are located across the country. Duties will require you to:

  • Provide high quality proactive advice and support with decision making across the region
  • Evaluate and advise on new business initiatives, including Community Engagement proposals
  • Conduct cost analysis and modelling in order to track trends and make predictions
  • Lead and provide advice on the planning, budgeting and forecasting process
  • Monitor compliance, legislation, GAAP and departmental policies
  • Lead, support and contribute to projects as required

What you'll need to succeed
You must be able to start this role mid August and see the contract through until at least the end of the year. You will have experience in a similar role, ideally within the public sector, and so will be capable of working autonomously.

What you'll get in return
This role is paying a competitive contract rate depending on experience and also allows flexibility around working hours and location.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Job Type
Government & Public Services
Senior Finance
Competitive hourly rate

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Madison Allen, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Wellington
Level 9, 318 Lambton Quay

Telephone: 048863834