Job title: Financial Accountant
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Thorndon, Wellington
  • Public Sector and Government
  • Accounting
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 01/04/2019
Job ID: 58756

Job Description


  • Permanent role with a NZ Government agency
  • Competitive salary available
  • Wellington CBD location


What’s in it for you?

This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced Financial Accountant to join a team of dedicated professionals who are supporting major functions for one of New Zealand's most recognised Government agencies.

What you would be doing

You will report in to the Manager: Financial Accounting and provide in depth support for their core capabilities. You will work alongside a close knit team who strive for high performance and celebrate success. 

You will be expected to do the following: 

  •   Prepare financial reports 
  •  Compose financial statements 
  •  Reconciliations on various scales
  •  Provide technical support to various        business units  throughout the agency
  •  External Reporting exercises
  •  Budgeting updates
  •  Financial analysis 
  • Treasury reporting
  • Maintain ERP system processes
  •  Ad hoc reporting as required·   
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as required


Who are we looking for?

We’re interested in hearing from people with three or more years’ experience as a Financial Accountant but more importantly, we need professionals who are excellent communicators, have a keen eye for detail, and the ability to juggle workloads and deadlines without breaking a sweat. Advanced MS Excel and Oracle experience and a C.A qualification would be highly beneficial. Previous NZ Government experience is essential too. If that sounds familiar, we’d love to hear from you!

What’s next?

To apply now and find your next Accountant role, click the link provided. Parker Bridge look forward to receiving your updated CV. Thank you.


At Parker Bridge, we make every effort to respond to all applications, however sometimes the volume we receive is so large it is not possible. If you do not receive a response from us, please don't take it personally as we really value the effort you made to apply.