KPMG New Zealand is part of the international KPMG network and is one of the world's leading professional services organisations.
We provide audit, tax, and advisory services to private individuals, SMEs, multi-nationals, and Government agencies.The Accounting Advisory Services team (AAS) provides technical advice and support on accounting and financial reporting matters in 3 primary areas : · interpretation of existing accounting standards;
implementation of new standards; and· accounting for significant one-off events like an IPO, M&A transactions etc. AAS forms part of the Department of Professional Practice (DPP) and sits within the Audit division.
The team is focused on both audit and non-audit clients.
Be Interested :
The AAS Team is expanding its external client facing services. Senior people are needed to deliver technically excellent work direct to clients through a commercial lens, support the internal technical needs of KPMG engagement teams and help build the Accounting Advisory practice.
This will involve dealing directly with clients and supporting a range of divisions in KPMG (audit, tax, enterprise and advisory).
Be Exceptional :
Delivery of accounting advisory services to range of clients from large listed entities to private businesses
Willingness to undertake business development activities and an ability to identify opportunities
Attendance at client meetings as required to discuss technical issues
Delivery of accounting advisory services internally to support engagements delivered by other KPMG divisions - audit, tax, enterprise, and advisory
Presentation and delivery at AAS Financial Reporting Updates to clients
Development of specialist technical skills and knowledge in IFRS, IPSAS and NZ equivalents of these standards, and relevant legislative requirements in general
Be KPMG :
Proven technical experience in a public accountancy firm, corporate or governmental reporting environment
CA qualification (or equivalent)
An ability to express views and ideas articulately, from both a written and oral perspective
Good presentation skills encompassing an ability to convey complex concepts accurately and succinctly
Strong technical and analytical skills
A high level of responsiveness to client needs
The vision to participate in strategy setting and marketing of accounting advisory services at a management level
We encourage you to submit your application, however please note that we will not be responding to applications for roles until January 2018.
We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship.
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and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.
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