Assistant Accountant

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Assistant Accountant - Are you ready to dive into this dynamic and growing company?

30-40 hrs per week - Christchurch

  • Support the Christchurch based functions in accounting assistance for this global business  
  • Join this dynamic NZ owned organisation and drive your career forward
  • 30-40 hours/week 

About the Company 

Invert Robotics is a New Zealand owned and operated, cutting edge robotic technology inspection solutions company – and is based here in Canterbury and throughout the world. Providing its services and products globally, Invert Robotics specialises in creating robotics to service and inspect confined spaces to reduce human risk and to provide up to date and accurate data for a range of rural, commercial and industrial requirements. Its patented robotic inspection platform can climb any stainless-steel surface and uses advanced sensors and high definition cameras to feed detailed inspection data instantly to an inspector for immediate analysis. 

Exciting, strategic business growth on the global stage has led to the need for a talented Assistant Accountant to join the company in the Christchurch office. Are you ready to dive into this dynamic and growing company?

About the Opportunity 

Reporting to the Director, Finance (based in Europe), the Assistant Accountant takes accountability for supporting the New Zealand based teams (Research and Development and the team of the CTO) from an accounting and administrative perspective. The Assistant Accountant will ensure the smooth running of the purchasing processes so that New Zealand based teams are provided with the tools they need to deliver on their respective accountabilities and will provide valuable reporting as requested. More specifically, the Assistant Accountant will: 

  • Prepare reports on costs, expenses and performance metrics on a monthly basis,
  • Prepare all GST and other taxation and statutory returns,
  • Support the external auditors as needed,
  • Manage all expense and purchasing requests,
  • Provide the Research and Development team with financial support. 

This is a vital position within Invert Robotics, and we need a self-motivated, proactive and energetic Assistant Accountant to join the team. Sound like you? 

About You 

To be successful as the Assistant Accountant, you will have solid experience in accounts management and financial reporting and you will ideally hold an accounting qualification.  Comfortable preparing GST and other taxation and compliance returns; you will also be able to demonstrate your capability in working with financial systems to deliver a range of reporting. With a focus on delivery and a strong, internal customer focus, you will take a ‘hands-on’ approach and be confident working independently from your manager. 

We are looking for a committed professional who enjoys supporting internal customers. Are you keen to take on this new role? 

If this sounds like you, visit for more information on the company.

For a confidential discussion about the role; please contact Katy Boyle on 027 278 2860 or


Applications close: 20th December 2019

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