Operations Administrator

BDO New Zealand

Looking to join a company with an outstanding culture and focus on its people?

  • Fantastic team culture
  • Focus on providing exceptional service
  • Learning and development opportunities
Here’s an opportunity to join an accounting and advisory firm that is doing great things with their people. With current staff engagement levels at 82%, our HR team are able to be progressive and inspiring in their outlook whilst maintaining a happy and passionate workforce.  
Why join us? 
Well who wouldn’t want to live and work in Tairāwhiti? With a sunny climate, relaxed lifestyle and the beach and amenities a stone's throw away, we call it paradise. What more could you want? A great job in a future focused firm?  You’d better read on… 
Who are we? 
As a locally owned business, we are active in our community, celebrate performance and believe in development of our people. As a member of an international network, we’re innovative in our attitude and culture including balancing work and family. It’s easy to see why our business is rapidly growing and is the leading accounting and advisory firm in Gisborne.  

Who we need? 
You will be working in a high performing and dynamic environment so you will need to be a self-starter who is motivated, very detail orientated, experienced, and able to learn new tasks quickly. 

To be considered for this opportunity, you will need the following attributes: 
  • 5 years experience in an Administration Support role
  • Personal Assistant or Executive assistant skills or experience 
  • Excellent written communication skills, and naturally fussy about getting the details right 
  • Highly organised, orderly, and tidy by nature 
  • Professional, taking pride and ownership in your work 
  • Patient and persistent 
  • Intelligent and inquisitive 
  • Detail oriented – obsessed with getting the details correct 
  • Advanced at using all applications within the Microsoft Office Suite and able to learn new technology quickly 
  • Enjoys achieving the end results, and takes pride in getting things right 
  • Able to take ownership and deliver to agreed deadlines 
The Role 
Some key responsibilities of the role include: 
  • Being a go-to person for the COO for admin support; such as preparing reports, arranging meetings and confidential minute taking 
  • Microsoft Word processing, proofreading documents and setting up templates 
  • Providing administration support to the internal HR Advisor in portfolios such as in Health, Safety & Wellbeing, Learning and Development, and general HR Support 
  • Receptionist duties such as responding to phone calls and greeting clients as required  
To apply... 
Tell us about yourself with a CV and cover letter.   
Apply before 25 September 2020 as we want to appoint someone as quickly as possible.