This multi-award winning Wellington architecture studio with an empathy for the way people live, work and play is seeking a Finance & Practice Manager to join their tight-knit team. They are proud to be the first Architectural practice in New Zealand to qualify for a JUST label. JUST is a transparency platform for organisations to disclose their operations, including how they treat their employees and where they make financial and community investments. With a passion for sustainability shown through their work under the Living Building Challenge accompanied by their culturally significant work, this is a forawrd thinking company who continuously strive to do and be better.
As the sole charge accountant and office manager you will be responsible for the companies financial management, administration, HR and Recruitment, and Project Performance Management. There is scope for someone the learn and grow in the role and not undertake all these tasks initially as there is an external accounting Firm who assists. This is a sole-charge position that would suit someone eager to become more involved in a business as a whole.
Day to day your role will include managing the full accounting function. From AP, and Payroll through to IRD payments and year end accounts. You will manage the organisations cash flow and work flow and monitor the performance of each project and provide monthly management reports. Your role will also include managing the HR processes, onboarding new staff and managing the firms health & safety.
To be successful in this role you will ideally be CA qualified or equivalent and have at least 4 years experience in an accounting role. You must have strong excel skills and be able to work with pivot tables and vlookups. You will be intelligent and quick to learn but also humble and hard-working. You will be passionate about the environment and sustainability and enjoy working in high performing teams. You are able to spot opportunities for improvement to processes, systems and are able to communicate the benefits of these effectively. Experience in a similar industry that charges for time would be an advantage.
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Closing date for applications will be Sunday 21st June.
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