Opportunities at CooperAitken.

CooperAitken is a prominent accountancy practice, providing our clients with accounting and specialist services throughout the Waikato and surrounding areas. Our head office is in Morrinsville with branches in Matamata  and Thames. We are recognised as a supportive, progressive community minded employer. 

 The firm has been providing accountancy services, taxation and business and farming services, human resource advice and business software support to rural, commercial and family businesses for over 100 years.

If you are interested in a career at CooperAitken please send your CV with a covering letter to recruitment@cooperaitken.co.nz

 

Specific Vacancies

 

Accounting Software Assistant

Are you tired of doing the same thing day in day out?  Do you ever wish you had a role that was varied and exciting, with great prospects for growth and working for a leading accountancy practice?  Then look no further as we may have exactly what you need!

Our Software Support Division is a dedicated team providing independent advice to clients on the best software solutions to meet their business needs, and it is growing rapidly.  To support that growth we are looking for a new team member. Full training will be provided to enable success in the role. This is a full time position, based in Morrinsville.

The role

  • Setting clients up with accounting and payroll software
  • Provide Support to our clients with accounting software and office management/record keeping
  • Provide internal accounting software support for our staff
  • Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with clients, software providers and teams within CooperAitken
  • Administration support for Software Division Manager

Essential skills

  • Strong desire to work within a team that has common goals
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for helping clients and providing great customer service
  • The ability to balance the business needs of client's, whilst ensuring the internal compliance needs have been met.
  • Organised and focussed with an ability to multitask and problem solve
  • Be adaptive to continued change

Desirable, but not essential

  • Have experience working in a NZ Chartered Accountants office, or Administration role, with knowledge of accounting principles
  • Farming or business background/experience 

To Apply

A job description is available upon request. Applicants must have the legal ability to work in New Zealand.

If you would like to apply (or if you would like to find out more before applying), please send your CV and cover letter to our Software Division Manager, Megan Shannon  megan.s@cooperaitken.co.nz

 

Intermediate Accountant - Morrinsville

 

The opportunity!                                                                         

This is an excellent opportunity to balance a great lifestyle while gaining valuable skills through professional development and for the right person the potential for further career options in the broader CooperAitken business. 

What are we looking for?

  • We are seeking an Intermediate Accountant to join us.
  • Ideally you will have a relevant degree, diploma or equivalent work experience.
  • Preferably with expertise gained within a New Zealand Chartered Accountants office. 
  • You will be professional and ethical in your approach to work, with a sound knowledge of New Zealand accounting principles and tax law.  At the same time you will have strong communication skills, the capability to navigate through systems, and a proven ability to work as part of a team.  

Who are we?

CooperAitken is a leading provincial accountancy practice providing professional services from Taupo to Pukekohe and beyond.  Our main office is based in Morrinsville and we have two further branches in Matamata and Thames.

Our firm has been providing accountancy services, taxation and business and farming services, human resources advice and business software support to rural, commercial and family businesses for over 100 years.

What do you need to do next?

A job description is available upon request.  Applicants must have the legal ability to work in New Zealand.

 

Please direct any confidential enquiries to;

Colleen Pallesen ColleenPallesen@cooperaitken.co.nz

And Mike Aitken mike@cooperaitken.co.nz

Or if you wish to apply, please do so by sending your CV with covering letter to: recruitment@cooperaitken.co.nz

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

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