Senior Accountant


Job description

Senior Accountant - Palmerston North

Our Palmerston North based client is looking for a Senior Accountant to join their Support Office.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the role works with a range of skilled and highly motivated team members who are focused on making improvements to systems and processes and providing great service to the network of 50 branches throughout the country.

The role is the day-to-day link between branch managers and the support office. The key duties are to undertake most of the daily and monthly branch accounting duties (including month end reporting) and direct management of the centralised Accounts Payable team. You will also have the opportunity to work on improvement projects.

The collegial atmosphere and working with other experienced professionals will provide you with the opportunity to contribute, grow and broaden your skills.

To be successful, you will need strong accounting skills, enjoy taking ownership of your role, be comfortable in making decisions, have experience in managing a team and communicate well. You will also have proven ability to implement business improvement change.

Skills and experience:

  • Experienced accountant with strong core accounting skills
  • Attention to detail/analytical mind to identify opportunities to improve the business
  • High level of interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Ability to manage and mentor the team
  • Strong leadership skills

    If you would like to join this forward moving company, act now and apply on-line with a Cover Letter outlining your suitability and an updated CV. For further information, please call Sarah Wright at Adecco on 06 357 2020.