In-House Accountant

Employment Type



Hamilton, New Zealand


Open until filled
Dec 31, 2023

Role Overview

We are seeking a meticulous and detail-oriented In-House Accountant to join our team and play a crucial role in managing our financial operations. The ideal candidate will be responsible for overseeing daily income processing, accounts payable and receivable, fund distribution, payroll processing, and various tax-related activities. The In-House Accountant will collaborate closely with the auditor, leadership team and board members to ensure accurate financial reporting, compliance, and strategic decision-making. If you are a dedicated accounting professional with a keen eye for detail and a proactive approach to financial management, we invite you to apply for this rewarding position.

who you are

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field.
  • Proven experience in a similar role, demonstrating proficiency in financial management and reporting.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, tax regulations, and financial forecasting.
  • Excellent analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.

what you'll be doing

  • Financial Record Keeping: Maintain accurate and up-to-date financial records for N4 Studio, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger entries.
  • Cashflow Management: Monitor cashflow trends, prepare cashflow forecasts, and ensure appropriate liquidity levels to support operational needs.
  • Bank Reconciliations: Reconcile bank statements and ensure discrepancies are addressed in a timely manner.
  • Expense Tracking: Monitor and categorize business expenses, ensuring compliance with company policies and relevant tax regulations.
  • Financial Reporting: Generate regular financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets, and cashflow statements. Provide analysis and insights to support strategic decision-making.
  • Payroll Processing: Coordinate with HR to accurately process payroll, including tax withholdings, benefits deductions, and other related tasks.
  • Invoice Management: Prepare and send client invoices, track payments, and follow up on overdue accounts.
  • Vendor Relations: Communicate with vendors and suppliers regarding payments, invoices, and account inquiries.
  • Process Improvement: Continuously assess and improve financial processes and workflows to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
  • Tax Compliance: Assist in preparing financial information for tax filings and collaborate with external accountants as needed.

frequently asked questions

What benefits do N4 offer?

Outside of the expected time off, sick leave, and pension contributions we also offer:

  • Remote and flexible working
  • Bonuses and comission
  • Educational funds
  • Home office allowances
  • Financial planning
  • Regular social events
  • Annual retreats

Any plenty more!

What does N4's hiring process look like?

While we are typically quite flexible in our approach, our process looks a little something like:

  • Introductions: After submitting your application for an open position, we will get to know you through an introductory coffee or video call.
  • Studio day: We want to experience a day of working with you. This stage is an opportunity to exercise your expertise and meet the team.
  • Final interview: The final interview is all eyes on you. We invite you to express yourself and convince us there’s no better person for the job.
Does N4 offer remote or hybrid working?

While we have physical locations across New Zealand and London, we welcome remote and hybrid working arrangements. In fact, if you are working remotely you can enjoy an allowance of $150 per month for remote work expenses, like a coworking membership, coffee, or internet bills. Yes, it can stretch to cover your Spotify subscription.

Can N4 help me with my financial planning?

Planning for your future is important. To help you make smart moves, we offer a range of financial literacy services, from workshops and presentations to one-on-one advice.

Most importantly, does N4 have good coffee and snacks?

We invest heavily into our work environments to create comfortable and inspiring spaces that empowers us to do our best work. So yes, expect speciality coffee, a snack bar, an actual bar, and a respectable record collection.

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Tell us why you'd be a great fit for the team. We're excited to meet you!

Tell us why you'd be a great fit for the team. We're excited to meet you!