Financial Accountant

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Horowhenua District Council
Government - Local/Federal

Tā tātou atarua – Our vision 

Enabling what matters

He angitūtanga - The opportunity 

We are seeking a Financial Accountant who will collaborate across the Finance team. This role has a great balance between leading the Financial Reporting and ensuring the smooth running of HDC’s internal and external audit processes to keeping our monthly financials processes running efficiently.

Some of the key responsibilities for this role would include, preparing the financial statements for the Councils Annual Report, Long term Plan and Annual Plan, ensure an audit plan is agreed with our external auditors each year, assist the GM – Organisation Performance with an internal audit process. Ensure that Council complies with it Tax obligations at all times. There will be no shortage of variety in this role.

It is a fantastic role for someone with high standards who is keen to continue to develop in their career.

He kōrero mōu - About you

You will be responsible for leading the production of Financial Statements, smooth process of all internal and external audits. Guiding and coaching junior staff where necessary. You will be a self-starter who can deliver an overall contribution to the oversight and review of work across the Finance team to ensure business goals are achieved.

You will be an enthusiastic, practical leader who will strive to develop and coach the capability of individuals within your group. Act as a change agent to encourage staff to deliver on culture and excellence through a spirit of service and continuous improvement. 

Tā tātou ahurea – Our culture 

Horowhenua District Council is proud to be an inclusive workplace; we celebrate difference, diversity, and aim to empower our employees. We are an organisation built on innovation and optimism, and are embarking on an organisation reset. We are motivated to build a place where we value our people and provide opportunities for them to build outstanding careers and better Horowhenua.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou - What we offer

An excellent working environment where passionate and committed team members who strive to make a difference for current and future generations. This important opportunity to join a thriving organisation with a strong focus on delivery and to do meaningful work with motivated people that has a direct impact on the lives of our Horowhenua Community. 

Tono mai ināianei - Apply now 

If you are interested in learning more about what the role involves please see the position description, if you have any questions or would like to discuss this role in confidence please call Abraham Chamberlain – 06 366 0999.

Applications close at 12pm Friday 21st October, 2022

He rau ringa e pakari ai ngā taura whiri i ō tātou kāinga noho me ō tātou hapori – mai i te pae maunga o Tararua ki te moana 

With many hands the threads which weave our neighbourhoods and communities together will be strengthened from the Tararua Ranges to the sea.l be strengthened from the Tararua Ranges to the sea.

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