Location : Penrose
Post Date : 06 June 2017
Employment Type : Permanent
Job Reference : 9300027MA
Job Classification : Finance & Accounting
My client is a privately owned NZ company that has a number of companies in the group, that cross the industries of import & distribution of food, food marketing and the sale of equipment related to the food industry. The business has some serious growth plans with strong financial backing and are looking to have this Financial Controller be part of a young dynamic Senior Management team.
The role of Financial Controller will report directly to the Board. You in turn will have the responsibility of small tight knit finance team of four which includes a qualified Financial Accountant. You do need to be hands on and be prepared to get involved within the Finance function as there is some work to do.
The business is currently looking to implement improved systems with different businesses currently on different platforms. So initially you will need to utilize your excel capability to provide intelligent information but the business is already in scoping mode and hope to have the entire business on one modern system by March 2018.
This role is broad and will required you to take full ownership of the Financial stewardship of the business from financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, cash management, taxation, systems, through to partnering the Sales teams and the senior management.
The business has some serious growth plans with a forecast of over 50% growth in the next 3 years. It will be your ability to bring commercial acumen to a young dynamic management team accompanied with your strong financial background that will be needed for you to help drive this forecast into reality.
What is unique about this opportunity is the family dynamic. You will definitely need to be someone that has a proven track record operating at this level, however it will be your ability to understand and empathise with how a family entity of this size can evolve and ultimately grow their empire.
You need to fully qualified to be considered, have a strong systems bent and understand the value of superb stock management. You will be someone that is keen to continue growing your career to a CFO level and ultimately keen to be part of an ambitious, growing privately held business.
Please send your resume in Microsoft Word format by clicking on the apply button or for further information, contact Megan Alexander in our Auckland office on 09-915-6700.
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