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Position Title: Accounts Officer - Accounts Payable (Dunedin)
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): Permanent Full time (40hours/per week)
Date Posted: 09/01/2020
Application Closing Date: 26/01/2020 11PM
Job #: 060503
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Accounts Officer  - Accounts Payable

Dunedin, Wakari Hospital

  • Great team environment
  • Free onsite parking at Wakari

Are you our next AP officer?  Great new job for 2020!


About the Team

We have a friendly supportive team, we enjoy the challenge of being busy and having some fun along the way while delivering an exceptional service for the organisation. 


About the Role – what’s in it for me?

As our new Accounts Officer in our Accounts Payable team your key purpose is to effectively contribute to the smooth running of the Transaction Team by providing an efficient and timely administrative support function that is responsive and flexible to the changing needs of the service/organisation.  You will have prime responsibility for accounts payable invoice processing, supplier reconciliations and daily mail/emails and will also have the opportunity to provide cover for a variety of financial services tasks as required.


About You

You will need to bring:

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Computer skills, particularly in using Microsoft Office - Word, Excel and Outlook
  • A positive self-starting approach
  • Willingness to adapt to the needs of the service and take on tasks as appropriate
  • Great communication and the ability to build effective working relationships throughout the team and beyond
  • Ideally some experience in a similar role.


This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to gain experience within a large and complex organisation. You will be given full training and will have the opportunity to expand the role as you learn the ropes and become competent in the required tasks.

Opportunities like this don’t come along every day, so if you are looking to take the next step in your finance career and feel that you have what it takes to pick things up quickly and add value to the team, we’d love to hear from you!


About the Southern DHB

The Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. Our customers – patients, staff and communities - are at the forefront of everything we do.


Closing Date: 26 January 2020

Please note preferred applicants will be subject to pre-employment credit checking.

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