Assistant Accountant – Hays Accountancy & Finance

Contact Sarah on 033776656
Varied role with immediate start
Great hourly rates

Immediate Start / Assistant Accountant job in Christchurch.

Your new company
A New Zealand based and rapidly growing market leader; Renowned for their professional services, knowledge and expertise. This company is looking for a new addition! Due to growth, a temporary Assistant Accountant is needed to support the Finance team immediately on a temporary basis.

Your new role
You will be an ambitious Assistant Accountant providing a high quality service to all stakeholders. You will work with strong attention to detail, providing financial and commercial advice to support accounts activities. You will be comfortable completing monthly general ledger journals and accruals, balance sheet reconciliations and analysis of general ledger movements. As well as this, you will assist with the preparation of year end accounts for audit and tax returns in compliance with the IRD regulations.

What you’ll need to succeed
Be immediately available
NZ experience in account’s related role(s)
Strong communication skills and the ability to build positive relationships
Accurate numerical skills and a strong analytical awareness
Experience with NZ Accounting software
Ideally at least two years of commercial experience, with the ability to work under pressure and plan ahead

What you’ll get in return
$22-27 hour depending upon previous experience
In house training and opportunities to develop your skills
Industry relevant support and guidance from your Hays consultant to ensure the best start possible
Opportunity to network

What you need to do now
If you’re passionate about this job and can see yourself enjoying a role like this, click ‘apply now’ or for more information and a confidential discussion contact Sarah Coghlan at Hays on 03 377 6656 or e-mail Sarah at

Reference Number: 1962077

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