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The secret to our success is our people. While we are ordinary people, we are not all the same. We welcome diversity, in all its forms, in fact we consider it a strength. Join us and work at the heart of national security to protect New Zealand and New Zealanders.

Member of the Finance leadership team.

Ensure efficient & effective functions.

Build team capability.

The Government Communication Security Bureau are excited to be developing a fit for purpose Finance function to enable the intelligence community.

About the role:

We are looking for a passionate leader to manage the planning and delivery of all financial accounting, transactional processing and annual reporting and external reporting functions. You will develop and coach a high performing team, champion best practice, and manage the quality and timeliness of output.

As a member of the Finance leadership team, you will also contribute to Finance strategy, and foster a collaborative Finance team culture promoting... continuous improvement and a customer service focus.

To be successful:

You will be CA qualified, demonstrate strong technical accounting knowledge and previous experience delivering financial accounting responsibilities.

You will also display strong relationship management and communication skills, with the ability to provide robust advice and support.

Along with drive and energy, you will be passionate and proactive about best practice, and will be comfortable leading financial accounting strategy.

Public Sector experience will be viewed favourably.

In return, this is a great role where you can add value and drive improvement.

What we can offer you:

A great team environment, with a supportive leadership and personal development.

Generous leave provisions, access to an on-site gym, social clubs and health insurance.

The opportunity to work with talented and passionate people in an inclusive, respectful and collaborative community.

We offer comprehensive benefits, flexibility and work-life balance. If you have questions about working with us, we've busted the most common myths - check out our myth busting booklet https://beyondordinary.nzic.govt.nz/mythbusting

To be eligible for employment within the NZIC you must have been a NZ citizen for at least 10 years. Alternatively you must hold a current NZ Residency Class Visa and ideally have been a citizen of UK, USA, Canada or Australia for at least 10 years.

You must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Special (TSS) security clearance. Ordinarily to obtain this level of clearance candidates must have a 15 year checkable background in countries where meaningful and reliable checks can be undertaken. Where requisite checks are unable to be made, the candidate application may not be able to be progressed.

Use this online tool to self-check your eligibility for a TSS security clearance. Please note that this tool is not part of the formal security clearance process: http://www.protectivesecurity.govt.nz/eligibility-tool

The NZIC treats all applications for employment in the strictest confidence and we ask that you maintain a similar level of confidentiality. You are expected to exercise discretion during the recruitment process and throughout your career

Job Details

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Band J $142,093 (90%) - $181,564(115%)

Midpoint of the salary range (100%) reflects full competence in the role

Closes on

30 May 2024 23:55

Work type(s)

Permanent full-time

Job level(s)



Finance, Management
Wellington New Zealand


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