The Invercargill City Council is working to enhance New Zealand’s southernmost city and to preserve its character, while embracing innovation and change.
Waihopai Invercargill is the heart and hub of Southland and is growing as more people choose the great southern lifestyle.
With outstanding nature reserves, a lively restaurant scene and close proximity to one of the richest outdoor playgrounds in NZ, this is an exciting time to be part of the journey of this city.
As the Invercargill CBD is set to undergo the biggest redevelopment seen in decades, the Invercargill City Council is growing too, and is committed to supporting their people to develop their careers while enjoying a healthy work-life balance.
As part of an evolving structure to support future growth and direction, a new role has become available for an Accountant to join the team.
This role will provide accounting and financial support and advice primarily to Invercargill Airport Ltd as well as for other Invercargill City Holdings Ltd group companies.
Key areas of responsibility will include undertaking financial and management accounting duties such as the preparation of monthly and annual reports, assisting with the budgeting and planning process and reconciliation of various accounts.
To be successful you will have a proven background in either a financial or management accounting role from a commercial or a chartered accounting practice.
You will hold a CA qualification or you may be working towards this and looking for a supportive environment to continue.
Working as part of this organisation will give you exposure to a wide range of commercial accounting scenarios while also offering a collaborative and friendly team environment and a good work life balance.
This is the chance to make a difference to this region and its community and to be part of a pro-active team who pride themselves on their values positivity, respect and responsibility, working hard to create an environment reflective of these values.
The Invercargill City Council is working exclusively with Echelon Group regarding the recruitment of this vacancy. Please contact Echelon Group directly as applications through other recruitment agencies will not be considered.
Suitable candidates will be interviewed as applications are received so please apply early to avoid disappointment.
Confidential enquiries can be made to Kerri Jennings.
Mob : 021 308 628
Email : kerri.jennings echelongroup.co.nz
Please apply online at www.echelongroup.co.nz or click on Apply now.