Management Accountant

Management Accountant

12 January, 2022 • Canterbury • Permanent / Full Time
accounts receivable
management accounting
month end
WIP and RIA calculations

This Christchurch based Management Accountant position requires an experienced qualified accountant with solid experience with WIP and RIA calculations. The role will be responsible for both the Christchurch and Auckland locations so the ability to provide effective management of financial accountabilities is pivotal in this key role.
  
New Zealand Clinical Research (NZCR) was formed in mid-2020 by the merger of Christchurch Clinical Studies Trust (CCST) and Auckland Clinical Studies (ACS). This brought together over 35 years of combined experience in quality early phase clinical research. NZCR is a privately owned company, with medical research facilities in Christchurch and Auckland. This position is based in their Christchurch research unit. See their website www.nzcr.co.nz
  
Key responsibilities for this role:
  • Management of NZCR OPCO Study Invoicing and Month End Accounting:
    • General Ledger reconciliations, journals and reporting
    • Month end WIP and RIA calculations
    • P&L cashflow and B/S preparation
  • Accounts Receivable management:
    • Invoicing management
    • Client payment monitoring
  • Provide support to the AP and Payroll teams
  • Review operational procedures to identify areas for improvement
  • Ensure that the company meets legal and compliance obligations
Your profile:
  • Degree qualified with proven New Zealand management accounting experience and a practical understanding of management accounting principles
  • Minimum 5 years’ accounting experience
  • Experience and a solid understanding of WIP and RIA calculations
  • Understanding of IFRS reporting
  • Sound Excel and Xero skills and experience
  • Effective time management skills and the ability to work well under pressure
  • In depth knowledge of NZ employment legislation and tax
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; positive, motivated, and proactive attitude
This is a pivotal role within the business and NZCR is offering an attractive salary that matches your qualifications and experience. They operate out of a modern, state-of-the-art facility within the Christchurch Health Precinct.  This is a great opportunity to join a high-functioning organisation who are leaders in their field and conduct world class research.  The vibe is open, approachable and inclusive and the people are professional and forward thinking.

If you are looking to take the next challenge in your career and feel that you have the skills and abilities to join our energetic and committed team, then we want to hear from you. To discuss the role in confidence, please contact Craig Atkinson on 021 223 2124.

For a confidential discussion please contact Craig Atkinson, EQ Consultants, on 021 223 2124.