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Accounts Officer-Group Finance

Auckland, New Zealand

5pm, Thursday 24 January 2019

•    Mt Wellington head office
•    Flexible hours
•    Permanent role

Who We Are:
Moana NZ is the largest Maori owned fisheries company in New Zealand. All profits we make are returned to Maori in the form of dividends, with the balance retained to fund long term growth initiatives of Moana NZ. We take a uniquely long term view in everything we do, abiding by the customary principle of Kaitiakitanga.

We are Iwi; we are true guardians of the world’s most pristine and sustainably managed fisheries, with a deep sense of responsibility to our people and respect for kaimoana and kai ora.

Our story is about true connection and we are here so people will always be able to share in the true taste and rare magic of New Zealand’s best seafood.

Our Opportunity & You:
Our Group Division is responsible for business development, corporate financial services and supporting the Executive team and wider business across New Zealand.

Reporting to the Group Finance Manager, this position has responsibility for managing a range of tasks related to day to day finance activities from debtors and creditors, general ledger reconciliations, month end processes, treasury, and cash management. You would have responsibility for key vendors, ensuring a high level of service and representation of Moana as well as ensuring accurate and timely finance information is provided to the business, to support effective decision making.

You might be an accomplished Accounts Assistant looking for more responsibility and your next career step or an experienced Accounts Officer wanting a change in environment and industry. What is important to us is having someone who has a genuine connection with what we stand for and do, and wants to contribute to shaping the future of Moana and will embrace our values, vision and purpose.

You will bring strong communication skills and the ability to connect and build relationships with people at all levels, internally and externally. With a flair for multi-tasking, a strong attention to detail and an appetite for learning, you will enjoy working and delivering as part of a team, as well as individually.

You will have a minimum of 2-3 years operational experience in accounts receivable or payable, or a mixture of both would be advantageous. With an excellent knowledge of finance, you will be systems savvy, detailed orientated and able to demonstrate your ability to add value.

If you think you have what it takes to be successful in this role, we welcome your application of interest.

Tō tātou iwi
We are proud of where we have come from, what we stand for and are committed to our role as custodians for our future generations. Moana New Zealand is a purpose led organisation where our people are our greatest strength and pride, and our Moana tikanga (values) are reflected in our every day life.

If you want to be part of shaping the future of Moana New Zealand, have a genuine connection with who we are and what we do and believe you have what it takes to be successful in this role, we welcome your application. Please send your resume and application letter to c/o` Moana’s Recruitment Team at and in the subject box please put the job title.

Applications close Thursday 24 January 2019.

Please note you must have the legal right to live and work in New Zealand to be eligible to apply for this position.