Permanent / Full Time
Stable business with remote working options
Work closely with the NZ leadership team
Help with decision making
Our client is an iconic, New Zealand business with stable roots firmly embedded into NZ soil. They are an industry pioneer with a proud history who have continued to grow through increasing demand for their services.
As they continue to grow and expand, there is now an opportunity for a commercially minded finance professional to join the business as a Finance Business Partner / Senior Management Accountant.
Reporting to the Commercial Manager of Operations, this role will look after the following :
Business Partnering with the Operations, the leadership team and wider business, driving cost understanding and optimisation alongside analysis for end-to-end margin management.
Monthly Financial reporting including detailed analysis, balance sheet reconciliations, capex reporting and cashflow forecasting
Support the development and delivery of the financial aspects of the annual and long-term planning, linking closely to the company strategy and supporting forward-thinking decision making
Support budgeting, forecasting and financial management processes to ensure optimal resource allocation and use, and drive financial accountability
Provide financial advice across the organisation that is independent, professional and proactively targeted to risks and opportunities
Work with managers to enable them to understand their financial responsibilities and make sound business decisions
Audit file preparation and compliance
Key Skills and Requirements
Our client is looking to attract an ambitious commercially minded candidate who has had proven experience working within a complex corporate environment.
You will have excellent analytical capabilities and be a confident communicator who can engage with and influence your key stakeholders within the Operations space.
Additionally, you will possess an enthusiastic & ambitious attitude which allows you to work collaboratively within a high performing finance team.
CA (or equivalent) qualified with 5+ years of experience
Possess both financial accounting and management accounting background
Experience in financial change management
Exceptional communication skills
Ability to clearly articulate complex financial concepts to non-financial stakeholders
Leadership skills, and experience supervising a finance team.