Financial Controller

We are currently supporting one of our clients in the Marine industry in sourcing the right fit to step into their New Zealand operation and take charge in the capacity of Financial Controller.
The Role:  Based in Auckland and reporting to the CFO of the Group, the Financial Controller will be responsible for managing all functions of finance. Managing risk, ensuring regulatory compliance, publishing financial statements, forecasting revenue & monitoring expenditure and co-ordinating audit processes while managing a small team of two.

Day to day you will:

  • Manage the finance team (NZ and International as company grows)
  • Manage the accounting processes and controls
  • Manage and prepare annual budgets and regular forecasts
  • Monitor performance against annual business plans
  • Ensure all national and international statutory reporting and tax compliance obligations are met (NZ, US, UK and Australia)
  • Manage and prepare statutory financial accounts & statements for audit and manage statutory audits
  • Preparation of reporting packs, management accounts and internal reporting requirements
  • Cash flow forecasting, planning and management
  • Report to the CFO any necessary changes required to update systems or procedures, to ensure efficient workflow through the company

Days / Hours
: Standard Business hours, Monday to Friday.

Is This You? You bring strong financial, accounting and managerial skills backed by evidenced success in delivering the highest standard of accuracy in reporting. You take ownership of your team’s performance and delivery while operating with a sharp attention to detail. You comfortably engage at all levels within a business and maintain a constant focus on developing processes to maximise operational efficiencies.

  • At least 7yrs experience in a Finance role
  • CA Qualified or equivalent membership
  • Experienced with international statutory and compliance requirements, particularly United States, UK and Europe
  • Have commercial awareness
  • Experienced in managing staff
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to adhere to critical accounting and reporting deadlines
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Dynamics 365
  • Must be eligible to work in New Zealand

How You Are Rewarded

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Parking provided
  • Subsidised health insurance

If this sounds like a role that’s perfectly suited to you, please submit your interest today or call Mark McCulloch on (09) 303-4455, referencing Job Number 129848.

Mark McCulloch
Senior Consultant