Financial Accountant - Revenue

About the role

If you are looking for a full-time permanent role that is varied and want to work with a diverse and high performing team, then this is the role for you.

You will have the opportunity to learn from the best and will undertake work that includes a mix of financial and management accounting. Not only will you work at a detailed and transactional level, but you will also provide high level Executive and Board analysis.

You will be:

  • responsible for revenue invoicing and accounting
  • responsible for revenue reporting including passenger and aircraft statistics and retail, property and transport revenue
  • assisting in the preparation of monthly and annual financial reports including balance sheet account reconciliations, financial analysis, subsidiary reporting, and the calculation and processing of accruals
  • providing business support and financial analysis

In return for your hard work, you will be rewarded with:

  • a competitive remuneration package
  • multiple opportunities for learning and development including career pathways
  • free airport parking
  • retail discounts
  • onsite fitness facilities and activities

About you

You have:

  • intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • accuracy and attention to detail
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • drive for results

You are comfortable:

  • building good relationships with a diverse group including senior managers and staff
  • using a variety of databases and systems
  • managing yourself and your time efficiently

Ideally, you have:

  • an Accounting/Business degree and a recent CA/CPA qualification (or be working towards one)
  • At least two years' experience either in a medium to large commercial organisation or an accounting firm (audit or business advisory)
  • an appreciation of/an interest in the aviation industry

As part of our standard pre-employment requirements, you must be able to obtain security clearance from Aviation Security Services, complete a Ministry of Justice background check and pass a drug/alcohol test.

About us

Wellington Airport is the hub of New Zealand’s domestic aviation network and the gateway to the Capital and the surrounding region. A major player on Wellington’s economic landscape, we contribute to the growth and development of regional commercial activity and tourism, and are a significant enabler of business and government activity.

This is an exciting time for Wellington Airport as we develop an integrated operations centre, a four-star hotel, new flight routes and retail stores. We are constantly progressing and expanding; come and be a part of our success.

Your Application

  • Please apply with a cover letter and CV in PDF or Word format.
  • Applications close Tuesday 26 March 2019.
  • Please note that candidates must have the permanent right to work in NZ to be considered for the interview process.

The application form will include these questions:

  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • Have you completed a chartered accountant (CA) qualification?
  • How many years' experience do you have in an accounting role?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?

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