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Assistant Accountant

Location : Accounting & Finance | Listed : Wednesday, 14 July | Type : Permanent + Full-time | Industry: Accounting & Finance

Prepack are on the lookout for a solutions focused Assistant Accountant to support financial operations.

Based in Palmerston North, Prepack are a unique company that specialise in contract packing and international delivery or kits such as rations, emergency supplies and humanitarian support packs.

Reporting to the General Manager - Finance we are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled Assistant Accountant to carry out key financial processes and ensure financial information is accurate and on time.

This role is responsible for processing the day-to-day functions including AP/AR, bank reconciliation, month end tasks, as well as weekly/fortnightly payroll. You will be maintaining financial records calculating GST (both NZ and AUS) and assisting in preparing accurate, timely information to management.

A formal accounting qualification is not essential but would be preferred. Experience with financial accounting packages including Excel is needed and Power BI would be an advantage. We are looking for someone that can help with budgets, forecasting and analysis work.

To be successful in the role you will need:

  • Experience as an Assistant Accountant or similar role
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven problem solving ability
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Highly organised and able to work to deadlines
  • Competent with MS Excel and accounting systems
  • Relevant tertiary qualification (an advantage)

If you have excellent communication skills and the ability use initiative, be proactive and be adaptable then apply today with your up-to-date CV and cover letter.

The recruitment for this role is being managed by PN Personnel. For more information, please feel free to contact Robyn Bills on 06 280 2401.

Only those who hold NZ Residency or a valid working visa will be considered for this role

Robyn Bills

Robyn Bills

Robyn brings with her a wealth of local knowledge and connections. She has worked in a range of businesses and industries including; account management/sales (both locally and nationally), healthcare, media, real estate, manufacturing and NZ tourism. This gives Robyn the ability to draw on personal experience and apply these skills to your business or personal situation.

Phone 06 280 2401 Mobile 027 699 9077 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Full Details


(06) 356 6091 Fax: (06) 356 6071

53 Princess Street, Palmerston North 4410
PO Box 594, Palmerston North 4440


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