Financial Controller

(30 hours per week)

Central Lakes Trust is a charitable trust based in Cromwell, that since 2000 has granted over $99 million to a wide range of charitable projects. It is the 100% proud owner of Pioneer Energy Limited – a company that provides a wide range of energy services throughout New Zealand. 

We’re looking for an experienced and qualified chartered accountant to join our small and friendly team. You will report directly to the chief executive and be responsible for the accounting function of the trust. This covers a variety of tasks including:

  • Day to day financial transactions

  • Month end accounting procedures

  • Act as a key signatory

  • Manage cash flow including investments

  • GST and company compliance returns

  • Production of annual statutory financial statements and reporting

  • Oversee the signatory, delegation and procurement frameworks

  • Coordinate and attend Investment Committee meetings

  • Oversee and manage tenancy and lease issues

  • Manage and oversee the maintenance and compliance of our investment property

If this exciting opportunity, in a positive values led organisation, appeals to you please apply by sending your covering letter and CV to or call 03 445 9984 if you would like an informal chat.

A copy of the job description is available on request.

Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 14 October 2019.