Job Vacancy

Financial Assistant

Financial Assistant
Closing Date
26 April 2019 05:00 PM

We have an opportunity within the Finance Team for someone with a 'can do' attitude, a great sense of humour and most importantly someone who likes the numbers to add up.

The Financial Assistant provides support to the finance team as well as working closely with and providing back up and assistance to the Management Accountants.

The person we want on our team will have experience working in an accounting or finance position and possess sound basic accounting skills.

To be a success in this role you will have:

  • advanced excel skills
  • knowledge and an understanding of financial systems; accounts payable, receivable and monthly journals
  • excellent time management 
  • a focus on detail and on making sure the numbers add up
  • a real desire and ability to provide accurate and timely financial reports and information

It is also important to us that you are a team player, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a commitment to achieving deadlines.

At Thames-Coromandel District Council we offer you support for your continued professional development, market based remuneration and the opportunity to work with a professional and enthusiastic team.


This is an opportunity to work in a great organisation where integrity, innovation and teamwork are valued. 

So, if you enjoy working in a team environment, have an eye for detail, you’re self-motivated and believe in making a real contribution to the organisation you work for, then we want to hear from you.

As part of the application process, please download and complete the Competency Self-Assessment Form and Application Form, and email these along with your CV to:

Applications close Friday 26th April 2019 at 5.00pm


Human Resources
07 8680200