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Accounts Assistant

NZ Police
Job Category:
Accounting & finance
Wellington - Porirua
Wellington - Wairarapa
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

Accounts Assistant


Permanent, Full-Time

Remuneration Band D $51,449 - $69,605

Two Positions Available

Job Requisition ID 6628



New Zealand (NZ) Police is the lead agency responsible for reducing crime and enhancing community safety. We work in partnership with individuals, communities, businesses and other public sector agencies to achieve our vision of Safer Communities Together.


We are seeking two Accounts Assistant who will enjoy working in an exciting work environment, have good communication skills and are able to deliver a high standard of service within challenging timeframes.


As Accounts Assistant you will be responsible for ensuring all bank payments are made correctly and in a timely manner, bank accounts are properly reconciled and ensure the reconciling items are promptly cleared.


If you possess the skills and experience below, we believe that you will be an asset to the NZ Police and encourage you to contact us today!


Skills & Experience:

  • You will have a strong customer focus and commitment to delivering a high standard of service.
  • Ideally, you will have at least 2-3 years' experience in a public sector accounts team and experience with medium sized financial systems (SAP experience preferred).


Core Competencies:

  • Deliver Level 1 - Individual Contributor
  • Communicate Level 1 - Individual Contributor
  • Solve Level 1 - Individual Contributor


For more information about the above Core Competencies, visit “Our Values” on our website to view our Core Competency Framework: How We Do Things.


Special Requirement:

  • Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for.


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How to Apply

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Applications submitted directly through the Government Jobs website are no longer considered and will only be accepted when formally submitted through the New Zealand Police website (link provided above).


Please note, if you are an existing Police employee (excluding Contractors) you must apply through our internal Careers site and include your QID number in your application.

If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact the Hiring Manager, Yvonne Anderson by email at


Applications close at 5pm on Wednesday 27 June 2018.


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