Team Leader Accounts Payable – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment – Wellington

Job Description
Lead and Inspire your team
Create an environment of innovation and fun
Wellington-based CBD location in our fantastic Stout Street Offices

About the role.

As Team Leader Accounts Payable you will provide outstanding leadership of the Accounts Payable team and support to the Manager, Finance & Accounting Operations in order to deliver a consistently high standard of customer service and payables continuity.

You will monitor expense transactions regularly and manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders, as the role ensures MBIE maintains a positive profile.

In addition you will need to be able to lead fast-paced change and display resilience in an evolving financial environment.

Why work for us?

This is a great opportunity for you to inspire a small team in delivering world-class support to one of NZ’s largest government departments. If you’re excited to help drive a culture of innovation and change while maintaining an environment which upholds strong financial controls, then this role is for you.

We also take the time to create a work environment that is enjoyable for all. This means we like to have fun but at the same time we take responsibility for our actions, encourage excellence and proactively support development through on-the-job learning, training courses, conferences and seminars, development programmes, secondments and study opportunities.

Skills and experience required:

Proven history of successful leadership skills
Previous experience in an accounts payable environment is essential
Experience in the government sector is desirable, though not essential
Experience with Technology 1 FMIS package is desirable, though not essential
A relevant tertiary qualification is desirable, though not essential
Must have legal right to live and work in NZ

About MBIE:

MBIE is the lead agency for making it easier for business to work with government. MBIE’s purpose is to grow the New Zealand economy to provide a better standard of living for all New Zealanders. We do this by working with others to help businesses to be more competitive, improving job opportunities and by ensuring quality housing is more affordable.

This permanent role will reports to the Manager Finance & Accounting Operations in the Finance and Performance Group of MBIE.

How to apply:

Click on the APPLY button below in order to be directed to our on-line careers website. You may view a position description at this site, as well as complete the on-line application, and upload a CV and cover letter. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

Email Karen Stewart at quoting ref MBIE/1319742 if you have any further questions.

Applications close at 5pm on Sunday 25 February 2018


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