We are on the lookout for an experienced Accountant to join our Dunedin team in this newly created role. As the Accounting Manager you will be responsible for providing professional business partnering support to the operational business whilst ensuring deadlines, Fulton Hogan policies and legal requirements are constantly met. This role will see you owning general accounting functions such as month-end reporting, forecasting, financial controls, budgeting, capex and year-end. In addition to these functions, you will have two direct reports and will play a key part in their development. Our Dunedin region is busy, and this is a great opportunity to grow your career and gain exposure to some exciting projects!
Our ideal candidate will have previous, relevant experience and will be enthusiastic about being involved in a dynamic environment. You will demonstrate your ability to use your initiative and confidence in establishing systems and procedures, strong knowledge of general accounting functions and good leadership skills. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:
An appropriate tertiary qualification, and holding your CA
Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in an accountancy role
Experience leading and mentoring staff
Exposure to JDE is an advantage
Ability to learn new systems, software and procedures quickly and thoroughly
Strong analytical, problem-solving and organisation skills
Advanced level Word, Excel and computing skills
Ability to work autonomously while handling multiple tasks with changing priorities and deadlines
Ability to build good rapport with operational staff
High level of written and verbal communication skills
At Fulton Hogan we work hard to be the best, we give it our all and we take pride in what we do. We know we’re only as good as our people, so we are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best in our teams.
What’s in it for you? This is a fantastic opportunity to build on your career by joining a dynamic team and working for an industry leader. We are passionate about delivering exceptional service to our clients and this position offers an opportunity to join the team and learn from highly skilled colleagues – if you are looking for the next step in your accounting career, apply today!
If this sounds like the exciting next step in your career, and you are as passionate as we are about producing quality work with an uncompromising attitude towards safety, then apply online.
Successful applicants will be required to undergo and pass a pre-employment medical and drugs screen.