Senior Technical Accountant
- Reputable NZ Bank
- Broad ad-hoc role with autonomy & ownership
- Transformation & growth environment
They’re one of NZ’s most well-established banks who are the industry leaders in their specific areas of specialisation. Their current strategy is focused around growth, both in New Zealand and offshore. This growth will be supported by their passion for implementing and utilising new technologies to allow them to understand and service their customers better than ever.
This is a newly created position as part of the business transformation, the role will report directly into the Financial Controller and will gain regular exposure to the CFO and Treasury team. The key purpose for this position is to support the banks securitisation programmes through advisory, specialised accounting and reporting.
In order to be successful in this role you will have to build strong relationships and become a trusted partner with multiple teams across the bank including corporate finance.
Key tasks will include;
- Provide all accounting support in relation to the bank’s securitisation programmes
- Assist with the accounting for treasury instruments, including derivatives
- Produce all reporting requirements in relation to the securitisation programmes
- Produce all securitisation disclosures for the Group’s statutory accounts
- Engage with the Corporate Finance function as required in respect of existing and new securitisation structures
- There will also be an element of ad-hoc & project work associated to the bank’s securitisation activity
To be considered for this role you must be a fully qualified accountant (CA, CPA or equivalent) along with at least 5 years post qualified experience. This experience will have either been gained in a financial services institution or within a large professional services firm during which your time will have been focused on clients which fall under the financial services industry (banks, insurance, funds management etc.)
You will ideally have a sound understanding of how securitisations, or special purpose vehicles work along with a good comprehension for treasury & hedge accounting.
This position will suit someone who is technically solid as well as having a curious mindset with the confidence to challenge, question and advise your colleagues. Being a self-starter with the ability to work autonomously is a must.
What’s in it for you…
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a bank which is going through an exciting phase of growth and transformation, with this comes opportunities for high performing employees to grow and develop further.
You will be working for, and alongside, an impressive well experience and high performing finance team with vast knowledge of the financial services industry.
To be considered for this position, submit your CV by following the link below. For a confidential discussion please call Chris Cooper on 021 197 4491 or email email@example.com
One of NZ’s largest & fastest growing funds management & property investment businesses. This is a broad FC role reporting directly into the CFO.
A newly created position supporting the MD & forming part of the senior leadership team to drive this business through it’s next phase of growth.