Job vacancies

Data Scientist

Full time fixed term parental leave cover (February 2019 to August 2019)

Computer Science, Software Engineer or Statistician career opportunity

 Here is an amazing opportunity to work for a non-profit organisation where a thriving team culture is high priority.

InternetNZ is a charitable organisation that works hard to harness the power of New Zealand's Internet – to help make sure all New Zealanders can benefit from the online world. A key part of what we do is manage the whole of .nz!

As well as our friendly and fun culture, we offer many benefits at InternetNZ. We're a family-friendly, equal opportunity employer that promotes a flexible and safe workplace.

We are seeking to recruit a Data Scientist who will be part of the Technical Research Team working on a variety of data science projects. These projects include forecasting, predictive models, machine learning and text processing using NLP to discover more and more insights about the .nz domain names and the Internet in New Zealand.

You will be working with a senior research professional and you'll be contributing to current and future research efforts, including some high impact projects. Coding experience in Python is important, whilst exposure to SQL and code version control is desirable and Linux and/or Unix skills would be useful.

Key skills for the successful candidate are:

  • sound analytical abilities
  • data collection and analysis
  • quick learner
  • adaptable
  • dependable
  • visualisation and result sharing
  • creative and innovative

At InternetNZ, knowledge is freely shared and everyone's input, innovation and improvements are encouraged. There is plenty of space for you to improve your skills and develop with internal mentoring, a large electronic book library and training opportunities.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please submit your CV and covering letter to

Closing date: Friday 11 January 2019

Assistant Accountant - Permanant - Full time

We are seeking to recruit a full time Assistant Accountant within the Organisational Services team. 

Working closely with the Finance Manager and the wider Finance team, the successful candidate will undertake a range of financial and administrative tasks.

This role will provide financial support for Internet New Zealand Inc (INZ), Domain Name Commission Limited (DNCL) and other organisations as agreed through MOU’s.

The position holder will be responsible for:-

  • End to end management of all Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable functions;

  • Reconciliation of payments and receipts;

  • Processing and reconciliations of all bank accounts;

  •  Ensuring all banking mandates and authorisation levels are updated;

  •  Assisting the Finance Manager with monthly balance sheet reconciliations;

  •  Ensuring coding via Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable is aligned with budgets

  •  Providing back-up for the PAYE and GST filing;

  • Assist with the preparation and process for annual and interim audits.

This is a varied role which requires the ability to relate extremely well with a wide variety of people. Confidence using Excel to an intermediate level and an excellent level of attention to detail are

essential for this role. Additionally, the successful candidate will be a problem solver with the ability to work independently with little supervision.  Ideally candidates will have an accounting qualification and/or a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role.

If you think you are the right person for the role, please apply  by following the link