Atlas Professionals

  • Posted: 15 Sep 2021
  • Location: New Plymouth
  • Work Type: Contract
  • Classification: Accounting
Atlas Professionals is an international leading recruitment company. Since 1982, Atlas has played a major role in the provision of professionals to a variety of industries worldwide.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Accountant, for a full-time fixed term role to be based in New Plymouth.

Reporting to the Senior Manager - Finance you will be integral in ensuring that all financial records are maintained and assist in the preparation of operational performance variance analysis.

Fantastic safety culture
Great Remuneration, and an awesome team
A company that values their employees and supports their development
About your new role:
Analyse operating results and develop variance reports
Key contact for the accounting team on technology implementation initiatives
Month end processing and account reconciliations
Design and implementation of internal financial reporting and process improvement
Full time, fixed term; potential for work from home option
About you:
Bachelor's degree in accounting; Advanced degree or CPA preferred
Significant experience in a similar role within a complex business environment
Strong understanding of New Zealand tax regulations
Experience with finalisation of year end accounts
Experience in interacting with external auditors
Strong understanding of PeopleSoft ERP; Hyperion planning and Essbase an advantage
Experience working with multiple currencies and international suppliers or branches
Proficient knowledge of financial accounting, purchasing and management systems
The ability to communicate with people across all levels of the business and a variety of cultures
A sound decision maker who also displays good influencing skills
An advanced user of MS Excel; use of financial and logical functions, work with multiple worksheets and workbooks, and import/export of information
Available for start mid-October
If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, please contact the New Plymouth team on 06 757 6335 to have a confidential chat about your career or click on the APPLY NOW link to submit your application.