Accounts Manager - Finance
Compass Group
Central Auckland, NZ
22h ago
  • Immediate start! Full-time Fixed term contract to cover parental leave from October 2021 to May 2022.
  • Great Ellerslie location - with easy access to public transport
  • Great company culture, fun, friendly and supportive team environment and Manager
  • Competitive Base Salary Corporate Benefits such as annual incentive scheme and discounts on Health insurance etc
  • A bit about Compass Group :

    We are New Zealand's leading and largest provider of food and support services across multiple industry sectors including Business and Industry, Education, Defence, Offshore and Remote, Aged Care, Hospitals and Senior Living.

    These industry sectors and managed by our sub brands Eurest, Chartwells, Restaurant Associates, Medirest, and ESS. We specialise in turning ordinary acts of service into extraordinary experiential moments for our clients.

    With innovative and talented teams across New Zealand, we transform experiences from being GOOD to GREAT.

    Our people are awesome, they breathe life into our brands and make great things happen! Our strength comes from the combination of the things we have in common - our shared values, vision, and purpose and to make our commitment unique for you - RESPECT, GROWTH and TEAMWORK are the founding pillars of these commitments.

    We are an equal opportunity employer; we celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive environment for all employees.

    You will be working at Compass Group's National Support Office based in Ellerslie, Auckland. You will be work alongside many talented professionals from a variety of professions supporting our operational teams across New Zealand.

    About the role and who we are looking for :

    We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time Accounts Manager , to join our Finance team to cover parental leave from October 2021 to May 2022.

    Reporting directly to the Financial Controller and supporting the CFO, this is a key business leadership position that is responsible for managing the accounts payable and receivable teams including timely reporting & process improvement to create efficiencies.

    With advanced experience in accounting and the usual accounting qualifications and skills, you will be leading the accounting team not just on day to day operations but being innovative to create those efficiencies.

    The successful candidate will be responsible for :

  • Manage the team for Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
  • Maintain OM billing platform and lead further roll out activities.
  • Review and provide continuous improvement of the accounts receivable and accounts payable process.
  • Improving systems and addressing any weakness in internal controls, systems, policies and procedures
  • Ideal skills and experience you will have :

    As the successful candidate, you will have experience in accounting & reconciliation with experience managing ERP systems such as OM billing, Oracle and Converga.

    Your previous experience as a senior leader within a multisite B2B or B2C environment and strong people leadership skills will lead to managing a large team in a complex & dynamic work environment.

    Further, you will hold an accounting degree with the ability to prioritize and use your advanced Microsoft Excel skills to create magic with the numbers!

  • Join the Compass Whānau where you can make a difference and be part of something unique. People are the heart of our business;
  • hence we ensure you will have a rewarding career path supported by employee benefits, training & development and recognition along the way.

    Please note that a Criminal Conviction History Check for NZ (MoJ Check) check is required.

    Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

    Don't miss out on this unique opportunity - Click 'Apply' Now!

    For any recruitment queries please contact the Compass Group Recruitment team on

    Great People, Real Opportunities

    Position code - M89

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