Contracting Capabilities

Northpower provides contracting services across the North Island including engineering, infrastructure management and maintenance and construction.

Treasury Accountant

A pivotal  opportunity has become available for an experienced Treasury Accountant to join either our  Auckland  or Whangarei team in  support of the assets and liabilities intensive  corporate business.

The role
Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, you’ll be  responsible for executing daily treasury operations, monitoring cash flows, and ensuring compliance with financial regulations and Northpower treasury policies.

Your expertise in financial analysis, risk management, and liquidity management will contribute to the financial stability and growth of our organization. You will also:

- Demonstrate strong stakeholder engagement, building and maintaining trusting relations with banks, auditors, and  financial institutions
- Analyse financial data and be  insightful to drive the treasury activities to  support decision making
- Develop treasury procedures, documentation and assist in the implementation of treasury initiatives and projects to achieve business objectives

What’s in it for you?
This role is wide-reaching and will be challenging and rewarding. You will have the opportunity to interact with people in various levels of our organisation, including the Group Executive Leadership Team.

We pride our diverse and inclusive work environment and believe in providing our people with genuine life and work balance. Some of the benefits you’ll enjoy are:

- An attractive remuneration with  flexible working including WFH options
- Close-knit team with a positive attitude  who will have your back
- In-house well-being program- a Peer Support Network (Kaitiaki), EAP Services
- Life Insurance and Group discounted medical insurance with Southern Cross
- Opportunity to be involved in a variety of  projects
- Commitment to professional development and growth
- A friendly workplace where people are valued and appreciated
- A range of retail discounts and benefits
- Free access to an onsite gym and car parking

Our strength is in our people, with a high standard of support, respect and work, we invest heavily in both our staff and community.

About you
This is a busy role with tight deadlines. It goes without saying you will be resilient, have a high degree of integrity, drive for achievement and comfortable dealing with people at all levels. To be successful in this role you will have proven experience ( 2+ years)  in  treasury management or related financial acumen within a complex working environment.

You will also demonstrate the following :

- Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or related field
- CA/CPA  certification preferred  ( be at least in the final stages of obtaining CA/CPA)
- Strong knowledge of cash management principles, banking operations, and financial instruments
- Demonstrated proficiency  in financial analysis and Advanced Excel
- Natural affinity for strong collaboration and building relationships to influence positive outcomes
- Robust problem solving and numerical skills
- A keen eye for detail that ensures accuracy in financial analysis
- Excellent communication skills ( written & verbal)
- Enjoy working in team environments, yet able to work self-directed
- You will be someone with the aptitude to foresee challenges, read situations, champion  best practice, prioritize tasks and  meeting deadlines

About us
Northpower is an electricity and fibre network provider for Whangārei and Kaipara, with more than 60,000 connected customers.

Northpower is one of the largest multi-utility contractors in New Zealand, servicing the needs of clients in transmission, distribution, generation, fibre, renewables, and commercial sectors. We have a reputation for excellence and innovation, providing commercially viable solutions for electrical and telecommunication design, construction, and maintenance requirements.

We have over 1,400 staff working together across 14 locations to keep the power on and the lights going for our customers

Get in touch!

Join us if you’re looking to take your career to new heights within a growing, talented team where you can make your mark! Direct your profile into our career’s website and search for #Req 1297.

Suitable applicants will be interviewed whilst the advertisement is open. Send in your interest early!

Unfortunately, applications from those without the right to work in New Zealand cannot be considered. 

Northpower has an in-house recruitment team who manage recruitment for all our vacancies.  If you're interested in a role with us, we would encourage you to apply directly online to us, as we don't accept candidates via agency (unless the role is advertised by the agency at our request).