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Accounting Specialist

Customer Experience | Wellington, New Zealand

At Xero we’re on the hunt for bright, passionate and motivated people with a love of innovation and sense of fun to join us as Accounting Specialists.


The role:

We are a global team who provide prompt, helpful and easy-to-understand solutions to resolve customer queries. You will be using your accounting expertise to enable customers and Xero partners all over the globe to do beautiful business.

No two days will be quite the same and as you build your product knowledge there will be continual opportunities to upskill and specialise in the areas that interest you.

This awesome opportunity will give you the chance to complete your CPA qualification and even get the chance to work in specialised areas including tax.

We’re recruiting for full time roles with a range of working days and hours. You must be able to start on April 29th.


What we’re looking for:

  • A BBus, BBIM or BCom degree with an Accounting major
  • Ideally 2 years experience in an accounting or bookkeeping role
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • HIGH energy and enthusiasm about life!
  • Mature and passionate approach to doing great work
  • Diligence and commitment to following through and resolving problems
  • Initiative and ability to self-manage, along with flexibility
  • Ability to build effective relationships
  • An affinity for being a team player who pro-actively assists other team members


Be part of something beautiful

We’ve got a mantra here: Do beautiful work. At Xero, it’s more than just a job. From a modern, fun working environment (table tennis and barista coffee machine included) to comprehensive benefits and company shares, you’ll feel at home here.

Apply with your CV and cover letter to become a part of this fun and growing team!!

Got a few questions before you apply? Contact us.