Assistant Accountant

    April 14,2021
    Permanent – full-time
    Closing: May 14,2021
    Otago / Queenstown-Lakes

    We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to join the Ferg Group.

    The Ferg Group comprises of Fergburger, Fergbaker, Mrs Ferg & Ferg's Bar. You will be part of the office team reporting to the Management Accountant.


    • Daily Bank reconciliations and cash management
    • Accounts payable and accounts receivable processing
    • Payroll processing for four entities
    • Keeping the cash flow up to date
    • Adhoc projects and process improvements
    • Preparation of IRD returns including GST and PAYE
    • Assisting in month-end accounting and reporting
    • Post and process journal entries
    • Management of key accounting systems and processes
    • Other office support duties when needed


    • 3 years accounting experience
    • Competent Xero experience
    • Payroll experience preferably within the hospitality/ retail sector
    • Key operational knowledge of the Holidays Act and payroll-related legislation
    • Solid mid to high-level excel skills


    • Accounting qualification or relevant degree

    You will be part of a friendly and close knit team based in the centre of Queenstown. This is a full-time role with future growth and development opportunities.

    To apply for this role please go to our careers website and submit your CV and Cover Letter.