Management Accountant


Job description

Our client is a privately-owned New Zealand company who is looking for a Talented Management Accountant to assist key decision makers in making critical business decisions.

This position will suit someone with proven experience in building relationships and influencing key decision makers. You will be providing financial information for performance management, business planning, decision making and analysis to optimise business objectives.

They have a variety of companies that form part of the bigger group and you will be based out of the Head Office located in Tauranga; reporting directly into the Managing Director.

As an excellent management accountant, you will have an exceptional analytical mind combined with a strong business acumen. The goal is to contribute to the decision-making process of senior management ensuring business growth and long-term success.

Preferably, you would have experience in cost accounting tasks and be both a strategist and a decision maker.

* Gather and analyse financial information for internal use
* Assume responsibility of accounting procedures
* Evaluate the company’s performance using key data
* Make forecasts to assist business planning and decision-making
* Conduct risk assessment and advise on ways to minimize risk
* Advise on problems and suggest improvements
* Manage reward, remuneration and payroll

* Proven experience as Management Accountant within a Commercial environment (CA desirable)
* Solid knowledge accounting and financial principles and practices
* Excellent knowledge of cost accounting and reporting
* Excellent knowledge or risk analysis, budgeting and forecasting
* Working knowledge of financial software and MS Office
* Excellent communication and relationship building skills
* A problem-solver with attention to detail
* Organizational and leadership skills
* Tertiary Qualification in Accounting, Finance or similar field
* Experience dealing with multiple companies and stakeholders
* Excellent Attention to detail

Should you be interested, please apply online with an Updated Resume and Covering Letter, stating your reasons for applying to the role and your salary expectations.

Only candidates with the relevant experience, skills, background and who are currently residing in New Zealand and are New Zealand citizens, residents or have a valid work visa, can be considered for this role.

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