team leader financial accountant in wellington central

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NZ$ 110 per year
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wellington central
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NZ$ 110 per year
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Team Leader Financial Accountant

This permanent team leader financial accountant role is a great opportunity within a very established ministry. This organization provides a range of important services to the New Zealand public and they are looking for a Team Leader Financial Accountant to join their small team based in the Wellington CBD.

The ideal candidate should leadership experience as well as public sector experience. They should be CA qualified and have excellent accounting standard knowledge and public finance act knowledge.

The successful candidate should be:

  • Flexible, adaptable and agile
  • Great communication skills
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Analytical
  • Able to deal with senior stakeholders
  • Think critically and able to communicate effectively

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Excellent Accounting Standard knowledge
  • Reporting experience (external and internal)
  • CA/CPA qualified
  • Month end and year end experience
  • CFIS reporting experience (not essential)
  • Advisor experience
  • Public sector experience


  • Provide direction to the Financial Accounting Team
  • Coach and mentor staff
  • Prepare and run external auditing process
  • Policy advice to key stakeholders and business
  • Highlight discrepancies and issues
  • Statutory and treasury function

Big 4 or commercial background will be beneficial but not essential.

Please apply now or contact Chenay Naidoo 04 494 1340 / 022 486 5569 /

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


team leader, financial accounting, public sector

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree