Assistant Accountant

If you are looking for a new role for 2017 and have a passion for accounting and customer service then our Assistant Accountant role could be for you!

This is a full-time permanent role based in Wellington within an established and growing finance team.

You will definitely be looking for a varied role with broad responsibilities at the Assistant Accountant level; one where there is a range of ‘other’ tasks alongside the usual, cyclic finance work.

To be successful in this role you will need to be able to adapt and change priorities at a moment’s notice; to self manage your work and have a customer centric approach; 

We have a small and collegial team so being able to support others in their work and to participate in group discussions and projects is essential.

You may have previous experience in an Assistant Accountant role, or you may be a committed Accounting graduate looking for a good opportunity to really get your career started.

On offer is a challenging and rewarding role within an interesting and fairly unique New Zealand context where you will be supported in growing your knowledge and skills.

Information about the Education Review Office (ERO) can be found at

We’d love to hear from you so please apply directly to ERO as we will not be considering applications via recruitment agencies.

Please send your covering letter, curriculum vitae and application form to Sarai Penita, Education Review Office, PO Box 2799, Wellington, email by 5pm, Friday 22 September 2017.

As applicants must be immediately available for interview, we are only able to consider applications for this position from people who are already in New Zealand, and applicants must hold a current New Zealand work permit or be a New Zealand resident.

The Education Review Office is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunities and the Treaty of Waitangi.