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Financial Assistant

Financial Assistant

Permanent, Full-Time 40 hours a week. Monday to Friday.

Salary: $49,624 – $53,711

(Depending on qualifications and experience)


Ember is an amazing organisation delivering Residential and Community based mental health, addictions and intellectual disability services in the greater Auckland region.

We are looking for a Financial Assistant, who will work as part of a small, vibrant finance team.

This is an end-to-end Financial Assistant position in a (mainly) centralized finance team and will concentrate on Accounts Payable, reconciliations, expense coding, supplier communication and General Ledger work.

Reporting to the Accountant, applicants must be able to demonstrate:

  • Previous Accounts Payable experience including checking, coding, reconciling invoices and supplier statements
  • Previous experience using a mid-size accounting system
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Superb organisation and time management skills
  • Flexible in working style and attitude
  • Intermediate Excel
  • Good Knowledge of journals (debits and credits)

For more information about this job, please contact: Lee Barton HR Advisor, via email


Closing Date: 25th February 2020 at 12pm

(Interviews will be held on 28th February 2020)


A Job Description can be downloaded from here.

To apply for this position, please submit all of the following documents:

1. Download, complete and submit an Application Form from here.

2. Prepare and submit an up-to-date CV.

3. Submit a Cover Letter, answering the following questions:

  • Why are you interested in this position?
  • What skills, competencies, knowledge and experience can you bring to this role?

4. Email all of the above to