Job Opportunity: Commercial Accountant (Maternity Cover, 12-Month Contract)


Location: Timaru

Are you an experienced Commercial Accountant with a knack for cost accounting and a deep understanding of manufacturing and production? Do you thrive under pressure and have a proactive attitude? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Position: Commercial Accountant (Maternity Cover)
Contract Duration: 12 months
Start Date: Immediate
Hours: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable with the successful candidate

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage month-end processes, including preparing journals and accruals.
  • Analyze and report on manufacturing variances.
  • Provide detailed cost accounting and production insights.
  • Collaborate closely with the team and ask the right questions to drive improvements.

What We're Looking For:

  • Strong background in manufacturing and production accounting.
  • Expertise in cost accounting and understanding manufacturing variances.
  • Ability to work efficiently under tight month-end deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills and confidence to ask questions at all levels.
  • A proactive, problem-solving attitude.

Why Timaru? Timaru offers an unbeatable lifestyle with beautiful landscapes, a friendly community, and a balanced pace of life. Join us and enjoy a work environment that values both your professional and personal well-being.

Ready to take on this exciting challenge and make a significant impact? Apply now to join our client's team and start making a difference!

Commercial Accountant
New Zealand
Timaru ~ Canterbury
Job Group:
Job Classification:
Accountant - Cost