Filter results


New Zealand - North Island

Job Category

Job Type

Share our vision

Management Accountant

Apply Now angle-right Job no: 556979
Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Auckland - Kerrs Road
Categories: Finance & Administration

Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand’s infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.

With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand’s biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

As a market leader in infrastructure and engineering services, Downer understands and recognises the contribution employees make to the success of our business.

At Downer NZ we’re inspired by challenge and the chance to create a better future.  Our people share a passion for excellence and the desire to inspire others.

About the role

 This is a pivotal role supporting the Finance Manager to partner with our national water business, using your expertise to deliver analytical, financial reporting, forecasting and planning to ensure the smooth running of the financial and reporting process.

Working collaboratively with the operational team to proactively deliver metrics to measure, analyse and report on key business areas which will help to drive growth and ongoing investment in our operations.


You will be preparing monthly management and financial reports to support key areas of the business. You’ll be knowledgeable in the tendering and pricing process and enjoy establishing strong relationships with customers, managers and operational staff alike.

The successful applicant will also need the confidence, experience and people skills to question the status quo and will probe for further information or greater understanding of a problem.


This role would suit a qualified (or near qualified) Chartered Accountant or CPA, with 3 – 5 years’ experience in a large Utilities, Construction, or Engineering environment;

  • JDE (or other ERP) experience
  • Advanced spread-sheeting and financial modelling skills
  • Intermediate/Expert user in Microsoft Office suite
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Full Class 1 Driver Licence
  • Ability to travel domestically to support our National team


  • Ongoing professional development opportunities
  • Access to banking, home & family, insurance, Health and Wellness discounts
  • Free parking

How to apply

Please go to and search for Job No 556979

The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Advertised: New Zealand Daylight Time
Applications close: New Zealand Daylight Time

Back to search results   Apply Now angle-right
Refer a friend


Share this: | More