Accountant (part-time)

We are currently recruiting for an exceptional, fun-loving accountant who wants to join our awesome team in a varied, part-time role.

The primary purpose of this position is to ensure the effective delivery of accounting & tax services for a range of clients.


Reporting to the Managing Director your Key Responsibilities will include the accounting & tax services for a portfolio of clients; including:

  • Preparation of individual, sole trader, trust, company and SMSF tax returns
  • General accounting and de facto CFO services for clients
  • Management/finance report preparation, including the ability to provide meaningful & relevant insights to assist clients
  • Supporting the bookkeeping team


Personal attributes would include:

  • Adhering to Mukiwa values, particularly around service delivery to our clients
  • Highly efficient, with strong attention to detail
  • Good time management skills
  • Have or be studying towards a recognised tax qualification (or qualified by experience)
  • The ability to prioritise and juggle tasks/roles
  • The ability to work independently, taking responsibility for tasks given, showing initiative and making informed and considered decisions
  • The ability to work in a team, assisting other consultants as and when required
  • Strong administrative skills
  • The ability to pick up new software and concepts quickly
  • Experience with Xero accounting software is preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, particularly Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Driven by delivering results and solutions, being innovative and lateral thinking to ensure our clients receive the best possible service and advice
  • Being professional, ethical and displaying integrity at all times, both with clients and team members
  • Promoting Mukiwa and what the business stands for at every opportunity

To be successful in this role you will have previous accounting & tax return preparation experience, preferably within another accounting firm.

Some travel to clients may be required.

​How to apply

If you believe you have the above attributes, and wish to work for a progressive, tax & bookkeeping practice, please apply online below or send your CV and cover letter to In your cover letter, please state what you love about Xero and why.