Assistant Accountant

30 / 04 / 2024

  • Christchurch
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Accountant - Financial / Accounting


The Company

Our client is the clear industry leader in their field. Located in West Christchurch, they are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join their dynamic and high-performing finance function. You will be going into an established team and reporting to a supportive CFO who enjoys mentoring and seeing people develop in the role.

The Role

As the Assistant Accountant, your duties will include, but will not be limited to: 

  • Assist in preparing financial statements and reports.
  • Maintain precise financial records and documentation.
  • Support month-end and year-end closing procedures.
  • Collaborate with teams to ensure financial compliance and contribute to process improvement.
  • Assist in budgeting and forecasting processes.
  • Support the wider finance team on various ad-hoc tasks, as instructed by your manager. 

About You

Ideally, you will have a tertiary degree in an accounting-related field. You will have at least 2 years of accounting experience and a sound knowledge of accounting principles, software, and Excel. Strong attention to detail and accuracy are essential, along with excellent time management. You will be a confident communicator and a team player who wants to learn and grow in your accounting career. 


  • 4 day working week
  • Parking onsite
  • Health insurance 

To Apply

If you’re interested in this role, please APPLY NOW or contact Nadia Macpherson 021 243 6485 ( at Hunter Campbell for a confidential discussion)

  • Develop your accounting career under strong leadership
  • Great work culture and a supportive team
  • 4 day working week!

Apply now

Nadia Macpherson
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As a Consultant in the Accounting Support team, I specialise in matching Transactional talent with New Zealand businesses, as both an interim contracting solution and in the permanent space. For me, it is crucial to understand my client and their wider business needs so that I can ensure the best match for the team. I…

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