The average salary for a Senior Accountant with Financial Reporting skills in New Zealand is NZ$72,402.
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Job Description for Senior Accountant
Senior accountants are the lead "numbers" people in any company with an accounting division. They are responsible for keeping a company financially organized. They must be talented in mathematics and organized so as not to miss any financial information. Even missing one number in the thousands of numbers they see every year can completely change the standing and decisions of their company executives. So, it is imperative that they be accurate. Senior accountants also will often manage team…Read more
Senior Accountant Tasks
- Maintain general ledger as needed.
- Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
- Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports and prepare budget forecasts.
- Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
- Investigate budget and variance issues.
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Popular Skills for Senior Accountant
General Ledger Accounting
Skills in General Ledger Accounting, Financial Analysis, Microsoft Excel and Month-End Close are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Tax Compliance.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant
An early career Senior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$68,295 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$74,475 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$80,681 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of NZ$80,000.
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