Assistant Accountant – 3 month contract: immediate start

09 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Contract or Temp
  • Accounting / Accounts Clerk

Description

About the company:
Privately owned and operated, this organisation is a household name across New Zealand and deals with thousands of customers. They pride themselves on delivering a quality product and service with an emphasis on customer satisfaction.


About the opportunity:

An opportunity has become available for a switched on assistant accountant to join the team for an initial 3 month contract. 
  
Responsibilities:

  • Transactional processing including, daily banking reconciliations, monthly journal postings & uploading foreign payments.
  • Fixed asset register maintenance
  • GST/FBT Preparation & payments
  • Weekly cost updates
  • Daily/weekly bank reconciliations
  • Budget/Forecast uploads
  • Assist with month end reporting

Please only apply if you are immediately available!

If you are an assistant accountant with a passion with a  ‘hit the ground running’ approach apply now.  If you would like to hear more, please call Regina Manaf for a confidential discussion on 021 220 8786 or email reginam@huntercampbell.co.nz  

  • Parnell Based
  • Great hourly rate on offer
  • Growing, reputable New Zealand business with great stakeholder exposure

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Senior Management Accountant

08 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Accounting / Management Accountant

Description

The Business
This is an outstanding opportunity to join one of New Zealand’s most recognisable brands – a business with a strong commitment to quality and a proven history of delivering market leading products consistently. Working within a high performing and dynamic finance team, hard work and quality output will be rewarded with further opportunities to develop professionally.

The Role
Working for one of the groups most exciting business units, this role will work alongside an impressive Finance Manager who will be able to mentor and coach you, enhancing your commercial accounting and business partnering skillset. You will also be given the responsibility of managing your own team in the distant future.

With a key focus on completing the budgeting and forecasting cycles as well as Board reporting, financial and commercial analysis.

Key duties/responsibilities for this position will include;

  • Lead & prepare all budgets & forecasts
  • Prepare associated reports, commentary & insights
  • Ownership over inventory balances & provisions
  • Analysis & reconciliation of product margin & associated costs
  • Provide commercial analysis as required including sales & margin analysis & expense management.
  • Working with key stakeholders, in particular Merchandise, Logistics & Operations to improve processes impacting your areas of responsibility
  • General Business Advice as required to the SLT
  • Ad hoc projects and tasks as required

To be considered for this position you must be a fully qualified accountant. It will be highly advantageous if you have experience in, or knowledge of, the retail, FMCG or the manufacturing industry. You must be a commercially savvy accountant with expert communication skills, enabling you to be an influential business part to senior stakeholders, enabling the business to make strategic decisions. 

This role would be suitable for someone who is already in industry/commercial, in a similar role and looking for a step-up or a change of environment OR it could be suitable for a high performer looking to make their first move out of a large professional services firm.
 

If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV by following the link below. If you’d like to find out more and for a confidential discussion, please call Josie Clarke on 027 773 4733 or email josiec@huntercampbell.co.nz

  • Impressive manager and superb wider finance team to support your development
  • Commercially focused role
  • Iconic, well established brand

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Financial Reporting & Projects Analyst

08 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Contract or Temp
  • Accountant - Chartered / CPA / Accounting

Description

The Business
With a focus on technology, engineering & operations they are a large business, who are part of an even larger group, with operations across the globe & are a market leader within their industry. 

With the majority of their staff, and headquarters, in Auckland they have a philosophy centered around their people. They’re a business who are performing well & experiencing year on year growth, which is down to their high performing team. This is driven through collaboration & the celebration of success. 

The Role
This is a broad & varied role which has elements of routine tasks alongside a large proportion of ad-hoc & project focused reporting & analysis. Although working as part of a large finance team, this is a standalone role with good levels of responsibility, reporting into an impressive & knowledgeable financial controller. The core tasks for this position are as follows;

  • Produce & present monthly, quarterly & annual reporting packs to the business
  • Work closely with project managers to produce accurate & timely monthly reporting
  • Constant analysis on the performance of projects
  • Assist with the annual budgeting process
  • Assist with the bi-annual forecasting
  • Support the Financial Controller with technical accounting tasks

To be considered for this position you will be a fully qualified accountant (CA, CPA or equivalent) who is currently working for one of the large professional services firms within their audit/assurance division and looking to make your first move into industry.

If you have already made the move into industry, this would be suitable for someone who is a technically sound accountant who is looking for a more analytical & project focused role. You will ideally have been working in a large, complex business with operations globally. 

What’s in it for you…
This is an opportunity to work for a large business who have the financial backing of a global powerhouse within their industry. Due to the growth of the business this role can be shaped by the strengths & interests of the successful individual. There’s a genuine mix of routine tasks & ad-hoc project & analysis work. 

Along with being based in their new offices on the north shore, there’s an attractive salary & benefits package on offer and the business are proud of their collaborative & sociable working environment with the employee’s best interests at heart. 

If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV by following the link below. If you’d like to find out more and for a confidential discussion, email lukes@huntercampbell.co.nz

  • Varied, Analytical Role
  • A Large Global Business Experiencing YoY Growth
  • North Shore Location

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Accounts Administrator

08 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Contract or Temp
  • Accounting / Accounts Clerk

Description

The company

This organization are leaders within their industry and have continued growth in their sights with operations across Australia and New Zealand. Due to a recent change at shareholder level, the business is entering an exciting transformation phase with significant investment into systems and infrastructure planned. Headquartered in Auckland’s CBD, with a sister business in Australia, they’re a business focused on their people and always looking to develop their top performers.
  
The Role
  
As the Payroll and Accounts administrator you will be responsible for:

  • Processing fortnightly commission
  • Supporting the payroll specialist with ad hoc payroll tasks
  • Responding to commission related queries 
  • Supporting the accounting team when required

  
About you

  • 1+ years payroll or accounts experience
  • Strong excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Good attention to detail

  
Benefits:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a supportive and inclusive team for reputable organisation who offers flexibility. 

If this sounds like you and you would like to learn more about the position please contact Katie Kelly on 021 418 585 or apply now.

 

  • Flexible working hours
  • Central Auckland location
  • 3 month contract with view for extension

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Commercial Business Partner

05 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Accountant - Chartered / CPA / Accounting

Description

The Company
They are one of Auckland’s leading property and land development orgainisations, with a primary focus in the build of residential housing as well as substantial involvement in commercial developments too. Their principal objective is to maximise the financial and economic returns to their stakeholders. 

With offices located in the CBD, they’re a close knit-team, sociable team who work collaboratively day-to-day. The business has a big focus on their employee’s wellbeing and support flexible working arrangements. 

The Role
Reporting directly to an experience and impressive CFO, this role forms part of a medium sized finance team. The role comes with breadth and a variety of project related tasks, with minimal routine duties. This is a genuine, commercial and analytical business partnering position. 

Your key duties will include (but not limited to);

  • Act as the financial and commercial business partner for the development, property management & project teams
  • Support the development managers to ensure a full understanding of the financials & the progress of the developments
  • First point of contact to provide financial analysis for feasibility studies
  • Meet regularly with development managers to review their forecasts
  • Support with the preparation of board papers
  • Management of the budget process, working with the finance team & continuous update of forecasting model to provide long term planning for the business
  • Develop & maintain new forecasting models
  • Support the CFO & wider SLT with ad-hoc commercial projects

To be considered for this position you will have ideally come up through an accounting or finance background. You may be a chartered accountant, or it could be that you have a background in corporate finance/transaction services.

This could be your first move from a professional services firm into industry OR you may already be in a commercial and analytical finance role and looking for a new challenge.  

You must have an analytical and commercial skill set to succeed. You will be comfortable with large sets of data, creating financial models as well as being able to simplify and communicate your findings to your stakeholders. This role does not have a huge amount of routine work to it, so someone who enjoys variety and project work will love the pace of this position. 

Ultimately, we’re looking for someone with an analytical skill set, someone who is commercially savvy and someone who enjoys working with a variety of stakeholders. 

Property industry experience will be advantageous but is not a priority for this search. 

What’s in it for you…
This is an opportunity to work for one of Auckland’s leading land and property development businesses. It’s a chance to work in a truly commercial, forward looking, value-add role where you will constantly be challenged and given the opportunity to get involved in new and exciting projects and pieces of work. 

You will be in a collaborative environment, working closely with the CFO and with regular exposure to other impressive and senior stakeholders. 

 
 
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 chrisc@huntercampbell.co.nz

  • Broad & varied commercial & analytical finance role
  • Flexible working policy in place
  • Auckland CBD location + car park

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Financial Accounting Lead

04 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Accounting / Finance Manager

Description

The Business
This market leading, global telco business are working hard to build a more connected, inclusive, and sustainable future for New Zealand. They use technology to challenge and innovate, to better support their customers.

The Role
Reporting to the Financial Controller, this is a leadership position responsible for a medium sized team of Accountants (qualified and part qualified) with a focus on the delivery of revenue and margin accounting and reporting including month end processes, audit, technical accounting, and business decision support.

Some of your key duties will include (but not be limited to);

  • Lead the team to ensure timely and quality month end results
  • Partnering with commercial finance and finance business partners to provide best practice technical accounting advice and governance
  • Lead ad hoc accounting projects/standard implementations as required
  • Influence key stakeholders to understand importance of financial controls and actions required to tighten financial controls
  • Work closely with internal audit function to undertake E2E financial controls framework review
  • Build robust programme of work to address audit control points and/or controls opportunities
  • Support the team in trouble shooting and issue resolution
  • Support the Financial Controller and Head of Finance with ad-hoc projects

To be considered for this position you will ideally be a fully qualified accountant (CA, CPA or equivalent) who has a number of years post qualified experience already under their belt. It will be extremely advantageous if you have spent the early part of your career in a large professional services/CA firm environment before making your move into a financial accounting/reporting role within commercial/industry. Telco experience is preferable but not a must. 

Due to the size of the team, we are looking for someone who has a passion for leading, coaching and mentoring junior staff members. 

This role will suit someone who has ambitions to progress their career into more senior leadership positions further down the line. 

What’s in it for you…
This is an opportunity for someone to step into one of NZ’s most recognisable employers, in fact, they’re one of the worlds most recognisable businesses. It’s a chance to step into a well supported leadership position which will give you the freedom and autonomy to manage a stable and high performing team. 

The business has a fantastic track record of promoting and progressing it’s employees and this opportunity would be an amazing starting point for a long and exciting career within a large, complex, fast-paced global industry leader. 

 
 

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 chrisc@huntercampbell.co.nz

  • High performance culture - supporting progression & development
  • Large, complex, fast-paced environment
  • Work From Home supported

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Junior Commercial Analyst

04 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Contract or Temp
  • Accounting / Consulting / Business Services

Description

The Company

This well known NZ business is regarded as the leader in their segment of the market and has recently undergone a significant period of expansion both organically and through acquisition. Working as part of a dynamic finance team this is an opportunity to focus on adding value through commercial insights.

The Role

We are looking for a recent Graduate who has studied either Accounting and Finance or Logistics, the main focus of this role is to provide commercial and financial analysis to support operations, including 3PL transport, 4PL transport and warehousing. Responsibilities will include:  

  • Develop and maintain regular and ad hoc reporting as required
  • Supplier reconciliation, investigation and payment processing
  • Weekly and monthly exception reporting and analysis
  • Liaising with operational stakeholders to provide analysis and insights
  • Maintain fleet register 
  • Assist in fleet cost analysis including all purchases and running costs
  • Analyse fuel costs supporting oncharge calculations  

About you

  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Computer literacy – proficiency in the use of Microsoft (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrates excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to communicate cross functionally and culturally

If you are a recent Graduate who is looking to gain experience as a commercial analyst with lots of growth potential then Apply Now or for more information contact Katie Kelly on 021 418 585 or email Katiek@huntercampbell.co.nz

  • 6-month contract with view to go perm
  • Onehunga location
  • Growth and development opportunities

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Costing Specialist

03 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Manufacturing / Purchasing / Procurement

Description

Exciting opportunity for a Costing Specialist to join a successful FMCG business and well-known multinational. Ideally they are looking for a switched on person who loves accuracy and is able to apply a financial lens to what they are doing. 

Responsibilities:

  • General costing
  • Set of of items in system
  • Support product development team
  • Review cost updates
  • Support sales team with product costings
  • Assist with projects

The ideal candidate will have had exposure to manufacturing, engineering or finance and have high attention to detail. SAP is the system so experience with that would be great. 

To be considered for this position, submit your CV by following the link below. For a confidential discussion please call Regina Manaf on 021 220 8786 or email reginam@huntercampbell.co.nz

  • Great South Road location with hybrid working
  • Partner with Manufacturing and Operations
  • Attractive salary on offer

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Accounts Receivable Administrator – 6 Month Fixed Term

03 / 08 / 2022

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Accounting / Accounts Receivable

Description

This company is a trusted leader in their field experiencing consistent growth year on year.

An opportunity has become available for a Accounts Receivable Officer to hit the ground running and support the finance team for an initial 6 month fixed term contract as they embark on a system transition. 

The main duties include:

  • Set up of new customers
  • Timely collection of all debts & customer payments
  • Posting and allocating daily receipts
  • Cash collection schedule
  • Ad hoc administration tasks as required

  
Required skills and experience

  • Previous credit control/ Accounts receivable experience essential
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong customer service skills, verbal & written
  • Strong Planning and Co-ordination ability
  • Excellent time management
  • Flexible attitude

  
To be considered for this position, submit your CV by following the link below. For a confidential discussion please call Regina Manaf on 021 220 8786  or email reginam@huntercampbell.co.nz

  • Penrose location - onsite parking
  • Immediate start available - great salary on offer
  • Hybrid working supported

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