Development Accountant
Newmarket, New Zealand
18d ago

About us

Metlifecare is an NZX50 and ASX listed company which currently owns and operates 24 retirement villages in the North Island, with additional villages under development.

At Metlifecare, we're passionate about enabling people to get the very most out of their retirement; and we're just as committed to helping our team get the most out of their careers.

The role

We have an exciting and challenging opportunity for a development accountant within the Finance team. Based at our Newmarket Support Office and reporting to the Financial Planning Manager this role is responsible for the monthly accounting, project budgeting, financial forecasting and analysis for Metlifecare's on-

going retirement village development projects.

You will work closely with the Property and Development team, alongside the wider Finance team to prepare accurate and consistent monthly financial reports, for the development project managers, Executive and Board committees, on Metlifecare's development and construction projects.

The role also involves the preparation of feasibility studies for proposed developments and liaison with a range of stakeholders including external advisors such as quantity surveyors and bank funders.

On offer is a permanent full time opportunity, working 40 hours per week.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Prior experience within the property or retirement / aged care sector accounting advantageous
  • Experience in long term construction / development project life-cycles and associated accounting
  • Tertiary level qualification in Accounting or related field and professional membership (CAANZ / CPA) is essential
  • Prior experience with Estate Master and Greentree would be advantageous
  • Experience in working in high performing teams of individuals to consistently deliver high quality output within a professional culture
  • Strong interpersonal and written communication skills with the ability to engage with all business stakeholders
  • Excellent attention to detail, time management and organisation skills
  • What you'll get in return

    Most important to us at Metlifecare is finding someone who is passionate about what they do, provides an excellent level of customer service and has the desire to grow and learn!

    Metlifecare offers a supportive working environment, competitive remuneration and the chance to work for a well-recognised, reputable and growing NZX50 company.

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