Job description

Joining an organisation that exists to assist charities, community groups, volunteer groups and not-for-profits do amazing things will guarantee you the feel-good factor each and every day.
With a lofty focus on advancing or improving local and national education services, amateur sports, athletic clubs and the relief of poverty… this impressive Trust has delivered over $100 million in grants to worthy initiatives over the last 18 years.
Funded by gaming machines in licensed premises, their challenge now is to find the uniquely talented individual who can manage the smooth running of the full accounting function in this standalone position at HQ.
It’s diverse, it’s busy and it requires initiative, exceptional attention to detail and a broad mix of accounting capability. You will take sole charge to ensure that everything happens as it should at home base in Penrose. This will include daily, weekly, monthly and annual accounting services (Xero), report preparation, budgets, cash-flow, employee payroll, and liaison with external parties to deliver efficient, smart accounting processes.
For a seasoned accounting professional with a flair at navigating all aspects of this stand-alone accounting function, the satisfaction comes in managing the unique requirements of the Trust to deliver a smooth application and distribution process that meets the Trust’s purpose, legal and compliance requirements - and ultimately, best serves the community from where the funds are generated.
The team here is a close, harmonious and down-to-earth bunch. While seemingly straight forward, this role will add a new dimension to your accounting experience. And - it will give you the opportunity make a tangible difference in communities throughout New Zealand.
For more about this feel-good, seriously good career move contact Annie O’Keefe today.