Associate - Maori Business Unit

BDO New Zealand

Are you ready to make a difference? To grow your career and create sustainable futures?

  • Specialist role
  • Māori Economic Development
  • Tāria te wā and kaitiakitanga
Why join us?
Well who wouldn’t want to live and work in Tairāwhiti?  With affordable housing, a sunny climate and the beach and amenities a stone's throw away, we call it paradise.  What more could you want? An amazing opportunity and a supportive team? You’d better read on….

BDO Gisborne - Ko wai matou?
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 services firm in Gisborne. 

Our Kaupapa
Our kaipākihi Māori team is growing and seeking executive level resource to support and drive ongoing development.  We build strong personal relationships with our clients to ensure future planning and sustainability are at the forefront of asset management.  All part of our promise of “people helping people achieve their dreams.”

The Role
Operating in a unique sector, you will forge a reputation as a specialist with the potential to grow your career and the wider business.  Included in the scope are:
  • Deliver expertise and leadership
  • Provide exceptional Client service
  • Offer consulting services to the market
  • Be part of a whanāu focussed team
While prior sector experience is preferred, it’s not required. However, you will need certain textbook requirements, such as: a CA qualification, 5-10 years of relevant experience including management or supervisory roles, technical know-how and passion for making a difference.

How to apply…
Submit a covering letter and CV as soon as you are ready. You can also email ‘’ for additional information including a job description.