Assiatant Accountant | Tile Warehouse
Assiatant Accountant
Work Type: Accounting
Location: Penrose, Auckland

An opportunity is now available to work at Tile Warehouse, a leading tile retailer in New Zealand. Tile Warehouse has been in the market for 30 years and is a kiwi-owned importer and multisite retail business.

With the departure of a long standing employee, we now have a position open as Assistant Accountant in our Head Office team, a key person involved in providing financial services within the organization.

The position will be reporting to the Financial Controller and based at our Penrose Head Office location. This will be a full time role 8:30 to 5:00 Monday to Friday.

Skills required

  • To be successful in this role you would have strong systems and financial experience to draw off
  • Must have minimum 3+ years financial experience up to financial reporting level with an eye for detail.
  • Accounting qualifications
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills especially important with a distributed network
  • Analytical thinker with the ability to problem solve and understand different systems
  • Works to deadlines

The role

  • Preparing standard monthly journals
  • Preparing other journals or accruals to provide a fair view in the monthly results
  • To ensure the accuracy and timely provision of Profit and Loss statements for internal management
  • Review all general ledger accounts to ensure they are accurately reconciled
  • Reviewing the accuracy of product supplier invoices and ensuring all information and costs have been recognized at time of receipt
  • Managing the accuracy and timing of overseas payments
  • Assisting with local supplier product invoicing
  • Assisting the team when needed
The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • How many years' experience do you have in an accounting role?
  • Do you have experience completing ad hoc and month end reporting?
  • How many years' experience do you have as an assistant accountant?
  • Do you have reconciliations experience?


You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to apply for this job.

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