senior business advisor in Onehunga

Onehunga, Auckland
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NZ$ 130 per year
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job description

Our client; a global consulting group, require the services of a Senior Business Advisor, to help clients address complex business problems to ensure sustainable business outcomes.

As the Senior Business Advisor, you will help clients succeed by assisting them with the strategic and operational challenges facing their finance & functions, analysing tax opportunities, identifying strategic opportunities & risk management that relate to significant prospective planning.

Responsibilities include:-

  • Preparation of financial statements and income tax returns, accounting and taxation advice (including income tax, FBT, GST, CGT, international and indirect tax) for all client entity structures.
  • In-depth knowledge of the relevant client industries and a comprehensive understanding of products and services.
  • Proactively introduce new people, products, solutions and services to clients.
  • Build sustainable tax strategies including; cash flows, tax process alignment, controls/ risk management & effective relationships management with tax authorities.
  • Manage the relationship with the client by taking full accountability for customer care.
  • Provide accurate and regular forecasts and business updates.
  • Budgetary responsibility and cost control for assigned client group.
  • Support and coach in developing less experienced Advisers, to ensure the highest level of service delivery.
  • Be responsible for the scoping, execution and delivery on a variety of accounting / tax advisory projects.
  • Collating observations, determining and agreeing resolutions and reporting on these for clients and other stakeholders.
  • Foster a culture of customer focus through a constant focus on the needs of the customer, driving improvement in the end-user experience for the services that we provide.
  • Deliver a service which continually improves the environment in which we operate.

Experience Required:-

  • Accounting or related degree qualification with 4 - 6 years experience
  • Post-graduate qualifications such as CA/CPA, MBA or Masters in Finance or Applied Finance will be highly regarded.
  • Management experience from a Big 4 or mid-tier accounting firm
  • Strong business report writing skills
  • Demonstrated experience in analysing large data sets, with the ability to deal with ambiguities within data.
  • Demonstrate exceptional relationship management, oral and written communication, influencing and negotiation skills.

If this sounds like you and you would like to apply please send a copy of your c.v. to


Accounting & Tax advisory, Business Planning, Business Process Improvement
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