Technical Accounting Lead

We’re Sky, an entertainment company that has been connecting New Zealanders to the stories and sport they love for nearly 30 years. We’re proud of what we’ve achieved and are excited about where we’re heading. We’re redefining our boundaries and challenging ourselves to do better. We’re moving fast, listening to our customers, creating solutions and taking calculated risks.  

As the Technical Accounting Lead you will ensure the year- end and interim financial statements are prepared in accordance with GAAP and IFRS. In this role, you’ll work closely with the Chief Financial Officer and the Head of Financial Control to advise on complex accounting matters and transactions. 
 

To be successful in this role, we are looking for a Technical Lead with experience in the following range of areas or similar; 

  • 5 years plus working in a chartered accounting firm, ideally a big 4
  • Audit and assurance services 
  • Preparation of financial statements 
  • Accounting for business combinations, derivative financial instruments, leasing
  • Strong stakeholder management skills 

Our home-base is in Mt Wellington, but as we embrace flexible working you won’t be expected to be on site every day. We’re looking for a unique, talented and driven person to be a part of our future. Sky gives you the opportunity to grow, develop and learn; to explore new ideas, influence real change and make an impact. If you have been waiting for the chance to work for one of New Zealand's best known brands in the entertainment field then apply today. A full role profile can be provided upon request.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@skytv.co.nz