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SENIOR AUDIT MANAGER – POSSIBLE PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITY

Friday, January 10th, 2020

Our client is Timaru based and enjoys a stellar reputation within the South Canterbury/North Otago region, as well has having Government and National contracts.  Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and business acumen, their staff, working on behalf of a diverse clientele, solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. 

The Audit division of our client is a significant supplier of audit services to clients and audits many of New Zealand’s leading organisations.    You will be managing a team of auditors who combine extensive knowledge of a wide variety of businesses and sectors and a fresh approach to their work which includes an enhanced audit methodology that complies with International Auditing Standards.

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from experienced Audit professionals from Audit Senior to Manager for future opportunities.

  • Working closely with the Partners you will support and lead engagement teams in planning and delivering a diverse range of external audit engagements for Government, mid-market and private clients.
  • You will play an active role in engagements from start to finish and lead a team in delivering an exceptional quality of service.
  • You will be involved in the coaching and mentoring of staff and will assist managers in the management of teams
  • As an experienced professional, you will also build and maintain professional and consultative stakeholder relationships.

Skills and Attributes required:

  • Relevant external audit experience in a professional services environment
  • Tertiary qualifications including CA or CPA qualification (partial or full completion)
  • Technically proficient across audit and audit related services
  • Experience in the supervision of more junior staff
  • Effective written and spoken communication skills

You will need to be NZ qualified and be able to illustrate significant experience within NZ.  


Those who are not NZ Qualified, and do not have a current, legal right to work in NZ will not be considered.

Please apply with an up to date CV in WORD format, along with a Cover letter and copies of your qualifications to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

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INTERMEDIATE/SENIOR BAS ACCOUNTANT – CAREER OPPORTUNITY IN TIMARU

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Our client is a long established and respected Timaru accounting firm with a stellar reputation who has offered full accounting services and advisory to South Canterbury business both large and small, for many years.    They pride themselves on their ability to partner with their clients and give them the financial advice, support and vision that they need to succeed.

Due to continued growth they are on the lookout for a New Zealand experienced Chartered Accountant who is able to complete a range of general processing work for their valued clients.  Applicants will need to be a NZ qualified CA or very close to completing  this qualification. You will most likely currently be working in a CA environment, and have an affinity for and understanding of this work. You will enjoy liasing with your strong business portfolio. This would be an ideal opportunity for an individual who has a passion for accounting and wishes to advance their career in a team environment with a great culture.. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business advisory and related solutions
  • GST preparation & filing
  • Payroll processing
  • Annual accounts preparation
  • Income tax return preparation

Applications are invited from individuals who thrive in a deadline driven environment, who have great time management skills and who enjoy working with a range of people, businesses and cultures.  Experience using Xero, Cash Manager, MYOB and other Financial Accounting Software would be an advantage.  Our client is offering WELL ABOVE MARKET RATES to the successful candidate.

You must currently be legally able to work in New Zealand permanently on an ongoing basis and you must have New Zealand experience in accounting.  Any applicants who do not fit this criteria will not be considered. 

To register your interest in this position, please email your CV to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz with a Cover Letter.

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EXPERIENCED RURAL ACCOUNTANT

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

MARTIN WAKEFIELD is a Timaru, South Canterbury accounting firm with a stellar reputation and has been offering full accounting services and advisory to South Canterbury farmers for many years.    They pride themselves on their ability to partner with their clients and give them the financial advice, support and vision that they need to succeed.

Due to continued growth they are on the lookout for an experienced Farm Accountant who is able to complete a range of general processing work for their rural clients.  Applicants will either have a background in a Chartered Accountancy office, or will have processed accounts to Accountant level in a commercial business environment that is rurally based.   You will have an affinity and understanding for this lifestyle and will enjoy liasing with your strong farming portfolio. This would be an ideal opportunity for an individual who has a passion for farming or horticulture and wishes to continue and advance their career in this branch of accounting. Ongoing study assistance may be on offer for the right applicant.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Farm advisory and business solutions
  • GST preparation & filing
  • Payroll processing
  • Annual accounts preparation
  • Income tax return preparation

Timaru is a picturesque town close to lakes, mountains and various alpine sports.  It provides high quality economical housing and a relaxed way of life, along with quality education for your family.  Free up your assets and move to Timaru for an amazing lifestyle and abundant opportunity.

Applications are invited from individuals who thrive in a deadline driven environment, who have great time management skills and who enjoy working with a range of people, businesses and cultures.  Experience using Xero, Cash Manager, MYOB and other Financial Accounting Software would be an advantage.  Attractive compensation is available to the successful candidate.

You may be an expat wanting to return home, however you must currently be legally able to work in New Zealand permanently on an ongoing basis and you must have experience in FARM accounting.  Any applicants who do not fit this criteria will not be considered. 

To register your interest in this position, please email your CV to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz with a Cover Letter.

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EXPERIENCED CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT BASED IN TIMARU, SOUTH CANTERBURY

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Our client is a long established and respected Timaru accounting firm with a stellar reputation who has offered full accounting services and advisory to South Canterbury business both large and small, for many years.    They pride themselves on their ability to partner with their clients and give them the financial advice, support and vision that they need to succeed.

Due to continued growth they are on the lookout for a New Zealand experienced Chartered Accountant who is able to complete a range of general processing work for their valued clients.  Applicants will need to be a NZ qualified CA with 2+ years PQE min. You will have processed accounts to Accountant level in a commercial business environment and have an affinity and understanding for this work. You will enjoy liasing with your strong business portfolio. This would be an ideal opportunity for an individual who has a passion for accounting and wishes to advance their career in a team environment with a great culture.. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business advisory and related solutions
  • GST preparation & filing
  • Payroll processing
  • Annual accounts preparation
  • Income tax return preparation

Applications are invited from individuals who thrive in a deadline driven environment, who have great time management skills and who enjoy working with a range of people, businesses and cultures.  Experience using Xero, Cash Manager, MYOB and other Financial Accounting Software would be an advantage.  Attractive compensation is available to the successful candidate.

You must currently be legally able to work in New Zealand permanently on an ongoing basis and you must have New Zealand experience in accounting.  Any applicants who do not fit this criteria will not be considered. 

To register your interest in this position, please email your CV to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz with a Cover Letter. 

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ACCOUNTS TO TRIAL BALANCE ??????

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

We are seeking Xero and MYOB experienced candidates, experienced in accounts at least to Trial Balance who is able to come in and keep our clients “ships steady!”

You will be confident in your offering and a real team player. You will enjoy spread-sheeting and possess attention to detail.

You must have NZ accounting experience and a current legal right to work in the country.

Attractive rates are offered, dependent on experience.

A Ministry of Justice check will apply.

Please attach a Cover Letter and CV in WORD format and send to jo@personnelplacments.co.nz

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Int. Level Accountant or Accounting Technician

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

Our client has been offering full accounting services to a range of local businesses for many years.  They pride themselves on their ability to partner with their clients and give them the financial advice, support and vision that they need to succeed.

Due to continued growth they are on the lookout for an Experienced Accounting Technician or intermediate Accountant who is able to complete a range of general processing work for clients.  Applicants will either have a background in a Chartered Accountancy office, or will have processed accounts to Accountant level in a commercial business environment.  This would be an ideal opportunity for an individual who wishes to expand on their current skill set and advance their career in accounting. Ongoing study assistance may be on offer for the right applicant.

Key Responsibilities:

  • GST preparation & filing
  • Payroll processing
  • Annual accounts preparation
  • Income tax return preparation
  • General office support when necessary

Applications are invited from individuals who thrive in a deadline driven environment, who have great time management skills and who enjoy working with a range of people, businesses and cultures.  Experience using Xero, Cash Manager, MYOB and other Financial Accounting Software would be an advantage.  You must be legally able to work in New Zealand and have New Zealand experience.

To register your interest in this position, please email your CV to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz with a Cover Letter.