Senior Management Accountant at NZ Ministry of Education, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Permanent - Full time
- Multi-faceted Business Partnering role
- Significant and complex property and digital portfolio.
Help shape the future of Education
He mea tārai e mātou te mātauranga kia rangatira ai, kia mana taurite ai ōna huanga
We work to shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes
At Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga | Ministry of Education, we work to provide services and support nationally, regionally and locally to the education sector, and in some cases, directly to ākonga and whānau.
We help shape the policies, settings and performance of the education system for early learning, schooling and tertiary. We do this by building relationships and understanding the needs of those who receive our services.
We are making significant changes to how we deliver our mahi by
- Taking practical action to give effect to te Tiriti o Waitangi.
- Giving priority to regional and local voice.
- Delivering greater responsiveness, accessibility and integrated services and support.
- Improving feedback loops and information flows.
Our organisation is made up of talented and committed people across Aotearoa from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures. While we work in different groups and on different things, we all strive every day to make the biggest difference we can for every child, young person and adult student in our education system.
Te Puna Hanganga, Matihiko | Infrastructure & Digital - Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga | Ministry of Education, leads inclusive, accessible and integrated national, digital and physical infrastructure and transport services to the education system.
Our vision for school property is that all schools have quality learning environments as part of a well-managed and sustainable portfolio that helps deliver equitable and excellent outcomes for every child.
Mō tēnei tūranga | About this role
Reporting to the Finance Manager, the Senior Management Accountant supports Group Managers, Managers and their teams through meeting financial and statutory reporting requirements and undertaking specific activity to help to improve the processes administered by these teams and the wider Group.
You will be responsible for the provision of management accounting services including budgets, forecasting, modelling, management reporting and planning, service costing, benchmarking, and developing the financial capability of managers. You will also provide analytical financial information and advice to Te Puna Hanganga, Matihiko | Infrastructure & Digital leadership for decision support and to help them carry out their responsibilities.
Please note that there is further information in the attached Job Description.
Salary band $92,598 - $113,175
Mōhou ake | About you
You will have a Tertiary qualification in accounting, finance, economics or a similar business discipline and demonstrated knowledge and experience of management accounting and will be a Chartered Accountant (or equivalent qualification recognised by CAANZ) with a minimum of three years post qualification experience.
You will also offer:
- A proven track record of experience and achievement in managing business planning and budgeting, activity costing and modelling scenarios and managing and reporting on complex budgets
- Advanced spread sheeting and financial modelling skills
- Excellent communications skills, able to demonstrate the ability to influence and teach others
- Experience in an asset intensive organisation, preferably with property experience.
Please review the Job Description and if this opportunity interests you, and you meet the requirements, apply now using the ‘Apply Online' button.
Kua rite koe mō tēnei mahi? | Are you ready to make a difference?
We need to reflect the diverse communities we serve, so we welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds, orientations, and identities. As an organisation, we are committed to building racial equity and excellence in the education sector. We want to provide flexible working environments where everyone feels relevant, valued and supported.
If this opportunity interests you, please submit your cover letter and resume by using the ‘apply' button. In your cover letter we'd like to know:
- about you, your values, your whakapapa
- your interest and motivations for this role
- the abilities, strengths, personal attributes and diverse perspectives you will bring to the role and this organisation.
The Ministry encourages all employees to be fully vaccinated although currently this is a voluntary requirement. There is no requirement to show evidence of your vaccine status as this role is not covered by the Public Health (Vaccinations) Order.
For further information, please contact Kelly Baxendale at email@example.com.
Applications close Midnight - 27 September 2022
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||NZ Ministry of Education|
|Position type:||Permanent full-time|
|Category:||Accounting & finance|
|Attachment:||JD - Senior Management Accountant TPHM Digital - Jun 2022.pdf (PDF, 206KB)
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