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Management Accountant

  • Start July 2021
  • 6 months parental leave contract
  • Customer focussed role


As an integral member of our cohesive finance team, you will be involved in:


  • preparation of annual budgets
  • supporting managers through the budgeting process and building trust relationships with them
  • monthly and quarterly report writing for the leadership team and Council committees
  • peer support and team decision making


In your cover letter, please outline your experience in the following areas:


  • solid experience in accounting and financial management services in a comparable organisation
  • proficiency in accounting software packages and MS Office
  • high level communication and relationship management skills


If you are a qualified and experienced management accountant  in line with the criteria above, and the fixed term contract is attractive to you we would love to hear from you!



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"Working together to make Nelson an even better place"


Nelson City Council is an organisation filled with supportive people who love this beautiful city of ours. It’s an exciting time to live, work and play in Nelson as the city continues to grow and thrive. We have amazing weather and a gorgeous natural environment to play in, and our city always has something going on. It’s a great place for all ages.


Applications close:  Midnight on Sunday 16 May 2021


For more information about the role itself please contact: Clare Knox, Manager Finance on 03 546 0258