Payroll Administrator / Book Keeper

Baker Tilly Staples Rodway - Central Auckland - Auckland

Baker Tilly Staples Rodway is one of New Zealand’s largest independent accounting firm, specialising in Business Advisory Services, Audit and Taxation. The success of our business is based on innovative thinking, the opportunity for professional growth, high-calibre people and access to worldwide resources through our international network.

Our business is growing and we have an excellent opportunity for a Payroll Administrator / Book-keeper within our Business Advisory Services team, based in the Auckland CBD, located right across from Britomart. The primary focus of this role will be working with a variety of clients assisting with their payroll however you will undertake the following book-keeping tasks as well:

• preparing and processing their accounts payable and receivable
• preparing GST and FBT returns,
• managing various monthly reconciliations
• generating monthly reports

The ideal candidate would be vibrant and keen to learn – no previous experience is required though previous payroll experience is an advantage. You would have a keen interest in accounting and systems. Previous exposure to working in a commercial office environment and experience using Xero would be an advantage and ideally you will have good technical excel skills.

You will demonstrate logic and maturity in your thinking, have an exceptional eye for detail, be comfortable working in the digital environment and can liaise with people across all levels of the business.

If you are a proactive individual who is able to build relationships and gain the trust from those you work with, we would like to hear from you!


Baker Tilly Staples Rodway is a leading New Zealand accounting and business advisory firm, with 7 offices and over 400 people nationwide (and growing). We are part of the Baker Tilly International network, which has over 30,000 people across almost 150 locations and includes Pitcher Partners in Australia.