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Working for Baywide guarantees continual challenges, community involvement and the warm satisfaction of knowing you’re doing something really worthwhile.  Become part of the community law community – the largest, least expensive law firm in the country – alongside others dedicated to meeting the legal needs of those who can’t afford a lawyer.

Book Keeper / Accounts Administrator

Baywide is looking for a part-time book keeper / accounts administrator to work in the Tauranga office one day per week.

Our ideal candidate is an MYOB expert with experience in all account functions from processing payments and donations, monthly PAYE and GST to preparing the draft annual budget and producing financial reports for the board of trustees and auditors.

To be successful in this role you must be self-motivated and able to work independently in an open plan office environment. You must also be a good communicator who is flexible and easy to interact with. You will work closely with and report directly to the Operations Manager.

Previous experience in the NFP sector and knowledge of funding bodies and their quarterly / annual requirements would be an advantage.

All applicants must have New Zealand Residency and/or citizenship.

Candidates must be able to perform the following:

  • Process all payment requests by internet banking
  • Process all donations and other monies received
  • Record all income and expenditure in MYOB.
  • Reconcile all bank and visa accounts monthly.
  • Produce monthly financial reports for management and the trustees.
  • Process staff wages each fortnight and record in MYOB.
  • Process the monthly PAYE report and make payment to the IRD.
  • Process the two monthly GST report and make payment to the IRD.
  • Prepare the year-end financial statements and liaise with the auditor
  • Prepare the draft annual budget report.
  • Monitor the term investments.
  • Assist the manager in providing financial information for funding.
  • Invoice funding bodies and sponsors as required
  • Process quarterly MOJ financial reports

Please send a cover letter and your CV to info@baywidecls.org.nz by COB on 23 November 2018

Intermediate or Senior Solicitor

Are you interested in working in an environment that requires a sound knowledge of legal and social issues, has a commitment to professionalism and delivering social justice?

Baywide Community Law Service has a position for an Intermediate or Senior Solicitor based in Tauranga, serving communities throughout the Bay of Plenty.  Perhaps you are considering a move to the sunny Bay of Plenty and looking to have a great work life balance?

You will see clients and provide mentoring to our junior legal team members.

  • Ability to work across a broad range of legal issues
  • Ability to work with people from different socio-economic back grounds.
  • Commitment to Te Tiriti O Waitangi and the needs of Maori.
  • Ability to design and deliver legal education packages to community organisations.
  • Holds a current Practising Certificate.
  • A full current driver’s licence is essential

Please send your CV and a covering letter to info@baywidecls.org.nz

Read the full job description here

Senior Supervising Solicitor

Are you interested in working in an environment that requires a sound knowledge of legal and social issues, has a commitment to professionalism and delivering social justice?

Are you perhaps also considering a move to the sunny Bay of Plenty and looking to have a great work life balance?

Baywide Community Law Service has a position for a Senior Supervising Solicitor based in Tauranga.

The role is varied and you will work across a wide range of legal issues. You will see clients, supervise and mentor junior legal team members and deliver law related education to organisations and agencies in the community.

To be successful in the role you must be able to manage your time well, have supervision experience and formal supervision ability.

You must also hold a current practising certificate and a full driver’s license.

Please send your CV and a covering letter to info@baywidecls.org.nz

Read the full job description here