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Senior Business Adviser Tax and Accounting - Excellent working and learning environment

Application Deadline - Open

We are looking for a full time suitably qualified BAS Accountant to join a well-established CA firm who currently employ a great team of 15 people and who place value on their clients and have a strong commitment to their employees.

Located in Parnell, our firm offers Tax and Compliance, Auditing and Assurance and Strategic Business Development Services to our clients. 

Lynch Phibbs Ltd work as a team to give our clients the best experience. We provide constant training and development along with exposure to services across accounting, auditing and business advisory. We're on the cutting edge of technology - you'll be working with the best equipment and software. Our Core Values are Professionalism, Intelligence, Respect for self and others, Care and Communication.

We are a fair employer who:

  • Pays a fair market salary
  • Provides you with carpark
  • Expects an 8 hour working day and offers some flexibility in start and finish times
  • Offers training and career opportunities
  • Offers a great team to be part of
  • Offers overall a great place to work


  • Prepare annual financial statements and tax returns
  • Manage timely compliance work for GST/FBT/PAYE
  • Manages the workflow for portfolio of clients
  • Liaison with IRD and clients
  • Client Facing Consulting

Knowledge, skills and attributes required

  • At least 5 years' experience in public practice in NZ
  • Current NZ tax knowledge
  • A sound grounding in compliance
  • Knowledge of NZIFRS and PBE standards
  • Able to take charge of a section of key clients and manage relationships with them 
  • Fantastic written & verbal communication skills
  • Well versed with AO, MYOB, Xero & Banklink
  • Developed Interpersonal Skills
  • Ability to communicate in plain language complex accounting and business information to clients of various functional backgrounds and industries
  • A willingness to work with others
  • Proactive, forward-focused thinker with an ability to identify issues and ways to improve consistently
  • Fast learner
  • Flexibility and adaptability to industry and technology changes
  • High standards of efficiency and professionalism
  • Takes responsibility for own efficiency and results
  • Is accountable and works well independently
  • A caring and compassionate nature
  • A clean Ministry of Justice record and credit check is required for this position
  • Has New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand work visa


Please email your CV and cover letter to camelia@lpca.co.nz  if you are interested to discuss this opportunity further.