Senior Agri Business Accountant


Professional Services

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Applications Close - End of Day: 14-12-2018


New Zealand

Work type:

·         Leading Accounting and Advisory Organisation

·         Farming/Rural Finance Position

·         Christchurch Based – Flexible Hours and Working Options

BDO Christchurch is an independently owned business advisory practice with a broad coverage of specialists including NZ tax, business recovery and insolvency, corporate finance, audit, business advisory services, corporate and international tax, risk advisory and wealth management. Through their network of over 1328 offices in 152 countries, BDO can provide an extensive global reach and enable their people to take advantage of worldwide opportunities. More information can be found on their website

BDO is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their expanding Agri Team. This role will be responsible for supporting South Island farmers to achieve sustainable business growth by delivering expertise and individually tailored accounting solutions. This is a relationship based role with a strong practical element, including on farm client visits and cross functional collaboration with the wider BDO advisory team. 

To be successful you will have a genuine affinity with the rural sector and proven experience working closely with agricultural and/or horticultural clients. You will be technically strong and highly organised with an eye for detail. The ability to effectively interact with both clients and colleagues is essential. You will be CA qualified with a relevant tertiary accounting background.

The advantage of flexible working options makes this role attractive. Part time and full time hours will be considered and the ability to work from the office and/or home is up for discussion. This is a great opportunity to join a strong collaborative culture who invest in the growth and development of their Senior Agpeople.

To apply please submit your cover letter and CV by clicking on the ‘Apply’ button. Initial phone enquiries can be made to Sally Goldsmith on 03 345 8761 or Lisa Wheeler on 03 345 8757.

The Position Description for this role is available for download at the bottom of the job listing at

 Applications for this role close 5pm, Friday 14 December 2018

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