Work for Global early-tech business
Drive the financial & operation performance to improve business
Modern Offices in CBD
It's an exciting time to join 9 Spokes, a listed company on the ASX, to provide direction for financial reporting & cost management across the group!
9 Spokes is a business tracking and insights tool that enables SMBs to harness the power of their data to improve performance.
SMBs can connect their cloud software to the 9 Spokes platform and use the Tracker tool to get a comprehensive, real-time picture of how they’re performing across the metrics that matter most so they can make quick, sharp decisions that impact growth.
We have an exciting opportunity for a results-driven Finance Manager to join our team. Reporting to the CFO, you will manage and improve our financial performance and direct our accounting operations.
This includes financial reporting and cost management across the group. 9 Spokes is a company listed on the ASX.
Key Accountabilities include;
Group Financial Reporting :
Preparation of monthly management financial reports, supported by commentary and analysis
Preparation of quarterly cash flow reports for the ASX
Preparation of half-yearly and yearly IFRS group financial reports for the ASX
Preparation of annual budgets
Management of business forecasting models and reporting
Oversee, drive improvements and control accounting systems; including accounting and invoicing
Document requirements, controls processes and workflows
Cost management and control
Cost Management across the group :
Accurate processing, recording and payment of invoices
Budget management and reporting
Management accounts analysis
Monitoring and analysis of R&D
Other Requirements :
Completion of monthly group payrolls prepared through payroll bureaus (NZ, UK, Australia and Canada)
Grants claims (NZTE & Callaghan)
Completion of periodic tax returns including GST. Financial advisors assist in oversea jurisdictions
Management of bank accounts and limited treasury requirements.
We are looking for an experienced person with a minimum of 5-years’ professional experience in financial accounting and reporting position.
You will have sound strategic planning capability with strong organisational skills that will assist the company to reach and exceed positive revenue and financial growth.
Desired Qualifications, Key Skills, Experience and Knowledge;
CA Chartered Accountant qualification (or equivalent)
Understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards as Group Financial Statements is published to the ASX. Public reporting experience is desirable
Experience and understanding of financial and business controls
MS Office Skills, with strong Excel skills to produce financial models
Good understanding of Xero and appreciation of other accounting packages
Excellent communication skills, with attention to detail and a can-do attitude
Calibre to confidently translate financial information into meaningful business commentary to stakeholders including senior management and the Board of Directors
Ability to train staff key finance related matters and disseminate information in a timely manner
Demonstrate good research skills by thinking in detail, sharing ideas and working in a collaborative manner
At 9 Spokes, we’re keen innovators. We’re looking for someone who is passionate, unafraid of a challenge and ever-ready to get stuck in.
As a tech start-up with a global team, it’s important that you’re a flexible team player who can self-motivate and take initiative.
You’ll be analytical and a practical problem solver who thrives in creative environments and enjoys keeping up with the latest developments.
You will be confident in challenging the status-quo, be inquisitive and be up for the opportunity of working with one of New Zealand’s leading tech companies.
If this opportunity sounds like you and you have the relevant experience, apply now as we're keen to get you started ASAP!