Accountant
Fonterra
Hamilton, NZ
3d ago
  • Join a high energy, dynamic and close-knit team
  • Support complex manufacturing sites as a Management Accountant
  • Contract till July 2022
  • About us

    We are a proud New Zealand Co-operative built by generations of farming whānau. We believe nutritious food is essential to sustain people today, and for future generations to thrive, which is why we challenge ourselves to find new ways to bring our dairy goodness to people around the world.

    Global Accounting Services (GAS) is part of Global Service Operations (GSO) which is Fonterra’s shared service unit. It provides support to over 100 companies across the globe for Fonterra, which includes Capital and Lease accounting, Management and Financial accounting, Finance MD, Cash Management, Consolidation Accounting, Financial Statement delivery and delivery of global audit requirements

    About the opportunity

    In this fixed term contract till July 2022, yo u will undertake day to day accounting responsibilities for our manufacturing sites such as month end reporting, variance analysis, monthly forecasting and annual budget cycles.

    You will be able to build strong relationships, work closely with Commercial Managers and across the wider team.

    Other key aspects of this role will include :

  • Perform cost variance analysis and provide financial insights to the Commercial Manager
  • Provide accurate & timely monthly management reporting for NZ manufacturing sites
  • Month end reporting and variance analysis
  • Monthly forecasting and annual budgeting processes
  • Solid problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and established communication skills are essential
  • About you

    You will bring organisational agility and strong initiative to a close-knit team. You will be a strong communicator, with the ability to build relationships quickly.

    You can confidently manage conflicting priorities to showcase your strong problem-solving skills.

    Other key success enablers include :

  • Proficiency using multiple management information and large ERP systems, SAP would be advantageous, and solid excel skills
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills with an eye for continuous improvement
  • Holding a recognised tertiary accounting qualification with a CA, CPA or similar membership
  • Ability to multitask and deliver accurate data on time, within a fast-paced environment
  • Our Story

    Whanaungatanga, our Co-operative spirit gives us all a common strength and purpose. Manaakitanga is how we care for all our people who are at the heart of what we do, we want our farmers, employees, customers and communities to thrive.

    Kaitiakitanga, ensures we take care of the land. We are committed to farming in a way that regenerates our farms and environment for future generations.

    Whakaohooho constantly inspires ourselves and each other with great career development opportunities and benefits. We enable flexibility and balance to suit everyone’s lifestyles and choices.

    Our Co-operative is a place where everyone can be themselves, feel empowered to do their best.

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