Assistant Accountant


This iconic New Zealand Company based in East Tamaki, is universally recognised, and trusted nationwide. Their Garden and Lifestyle products are proudly designed and engineered in New Zealand and sold all round their world. In 2020 they were voted NZ’s most trusted brand! They are now on the look out for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join their Finance team.


The role supports the Australian Company Accountant (based in Auckland) and the wider finance team. It is a hands-on day to day transactional role assisting with month end, compliance, and costings.

Your responsibilities will include:

· Preparing bank reconciliations, journals etc for all currencies

· Updating daily cashflow forecast and assist with forecasting

· Stock costing

· Managing the foreign creditors

· Tax compliance

· Payroll – 38 employees

· General accounting – journals, reconciling GL accounts, Rebates etc

· Managing fixed asset register

· Other ad hoc support


You will have proven hands-on experience at an Assistant Accountant level with a sound understanding of debits/credits and the accounting implications within the role. You will have a “get on with it” attitude and a desire to be part of a team that pitches in. We are looking for an adaptable person who is self-motivated. You will also have good sold excel skills.


You will work for an approachable Accountant, a genuinely friendly team of people and a stable iconic business. There is an attractive salary plus benefits including car parking and product discounts on offer

SOUND LIKE YOU? Please apply below or call Shelley Byers on 022 493 3577 for further information.

Salt is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2211-328949
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: 23/01/2023
Job Industries: Accounting & Finance
Job Locations: Botany Downs
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Assistant accountant, Botany, Experience, reputable

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