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In Opotiki you truly can have a great work / life balance and enjoy our 'Coast by Nature'.

At Opotiki District Council operations are on a scale where a supportive and competent team environment allows creativity and innovation. Professional development and achievement is important and positions are often multidisciplinary or comprise both strategic and operational activity.​



Sunny Ōpōtiki is based in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. Steeped in culture, it's a district of diversity with a landscape that ranges from beautiful coastal vistas, stunning beaches and secluded valleys to crystal clear mountain streams. It's all here!

This could be your time to shine…

If you have:

  • An applicable accounting qualification with AT or CA Designation at a minimum
  • At least 2 years accounting experience, preferably in a complex or local government environment
  • Professionalism, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with a passion for problem solving
  • Multi-tasking abilities and good time management skills,

​then this may be the opportunity you've been waiting for!

Check out the Accountant position description​ (PDF, 65KB)

Apply online now: Online application for Accountant​.

​Applications close 25 July 2019 at 4pm.

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​​​​​​Equal Employment Opportunities

Opotiki District Council is a member of the Equal Employment Opportunities Trust Employers Group.

​Members endeavour to recruit, reward and develop employees on the basis of merit, recognising that effectively managing New Zealand's diverse population can lead to increased creativity, engagement and productivity.​​

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