Intermediate Accountant


Fantastic opportunity to join our great team!

  • Are you keen to learn and work alongside a diverse and sociable team?
  • Do you want to develop and progress your career in a well-supported and resourced environment?
  • Are you career minded but still desire work life balance?

About our company:

Markhams Otago is a long standing well respected, friendly and professional Accounting firm based in Dunedin’s CBD. We provide Business Advisory, Schools Accounting, Compliance and Business Development services. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our successful, passionate team. We are locally owned and operated and are part of the Moore Stephens Markhams group.

About the role:

We are seeking to fill a full-time position in our busy Business Advisory team. The position is a compliance-based role and you will be providing a range of services and liaising with Directors, our clients and other staff.

About you:

  • You will have experience as an Intermediate Accountant in a New Zealand Accounting firm for a minimum of 3 years;
  • You will have strong technical and taxation skills;
  • You will have a strong work ethic and customer focus, great attention to detail and with the ability to work independently as well as within a team;
  • You are committed to developing your career;
  • You will demonstrate an ability to quickly learn and work with new systems, processes and technology;
  • You are currently living in and are eligible to work in New Zealand.

About us:

  •  We will provide a supportive environment, the tools and encouragement for you to develop and succeed.
  • Markhams Otago are a long standing, well-respected Dunedin based Chartered Accountancy firm.
  • Our clients are primarily in the SME sector and are predominately in Otago, however we also cover the whole of New Zealand and overseas.
  • This role will be mostly compliance based, we also provide Business Advisory, Schools Accounting and Business Development services.
  • Financial Support for CAANZ Fees
  • Annual CE Conference which takes care of 8.5 CPD hours
  • An active social club with mid-year and end of year events plus various functions throughout the year

To apply:

If you are looking for a new challenge and you think you have the skills, experience and attitude to succeed in this role, please select “apply for this job” now or send an email to with your cover letter and CV.

Please note that all applications are reviewed but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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