Senior Accountant

Posted on 07-Jan-2019
Application Close Date: 17-Jan-2019
Job Details
Position Type:
Fixed Term Full-Time
Job Reference:
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Job Specification

  • Time for your next challenge?
  • Fixed term / Secondment opportunity until 30 September 2019
  • Opportunity to lead the team while we transform
  • Based in Wellington


At Inland Revenue we have a lot going on and we want you to be a part of it.


Our Corporate Finance team is looking for an enthusiastic individual with senior level accounting skills to join our Wellington team.  The Senior Accountant works closely with the Finance Manager, Corporate Finance and has a mentoring role within the team of Accountants.


As a Senior Accountant, you will:


  • work closely with others to ensure that accounting implications are clearly understood by our key stakeholders
  • prepare monthly reporting, assist with the development of internal budgets, forecasts, and
  • provide expert financial analysis and advice, supporting our month end financial reporting and forecasting/budgeting processes
  • apply a curious mind to identify opportunities and solutions to problems.


You will have strong written and spoken communication skills. You will have the desire to add value to the organisation and be dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.  You will also have experience in machinery of government and external reporting.


Advanced MS Excel and SAP experience and a CA qualification would be highly beneficial.


If you feel the above description fits your experience and knowledge base, then we want to hear from you.


To apply, click the ‘Apply online' button and include your current CV and a cover letter outlining what you will bring to the role.


For more information please contact Marie Davis on 04 890 6303.


Applications close Monday, 17 January 2019.