Accounts Assistant

An exciting fixed term opportunity exists in our Auckland office for an Accounts Assistant to cover through to the end of June 2019.  This role provides national debtor recovery services for Buddle Findlay, requiring liaison with clients, partners and staff to resolve debtor issues and queries, responsibility for daily cheque banking and receipting, and preparing monthly debtor statements.  In addition you will be providing accounts support to partners and staff in all three offices including answering billing enquiries, assisting with settlements, and foreign currency purchases and transactions.  You will also assist the local and national finance teams as and when required.

Working in a small and supportive local team, you will have strong self-management skills and be able to work unsupervised.  You will have the right attitude, an aptitude for figures, a good eye for detail and a high level of professional written and verbal communication skills.  You will also have sound knowledge of computerised accounts systems, reconciliations and banking transactions; along with exceptional Excel skills.  Previous experience working in finance, credit control, banking or within a legal office would also be beneficial.

Our normal working hours are 8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday; however some flexibility will be required with additional hours to be worked at peak times.

This is the perfect opportunity for you to join a top corporate law firm whilst working with a dynamic and supportive team, who provide the very best in client service.  In return you will bring to your work the highest professional and personal standards and a commitment to client services.

To register your interest in this opportunity, please send your CV and cover letter to  If you have any questions about this position please contact Joanna Goldfinch, Senior Human Resources Adviser on 09 357 1857.