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Finance Manager

Robert Half
Auckland, NZ
Competitive Salary
Closing date
May 27, 2024

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Job Role
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company

My client is a privately held NZ business that operates in a creative industry. The business has been operating for over 10 years now and is continuing to expand its operations. There are approximately 40 staff including contractors with the owners working in the business daily. This is a vibrant culture with creative and interesting people who is now looking for a hands on Finance Manager to support the virtual CFO whilst still having the support of an external chartered accountant for tax and year end purposes.

The Role

The role of Finance Manager will report to the CFO. You will be responsible for owning the day to day finance function and small team of 2 clerical staff. Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Preparation of the monthly management accounts and providing analysis and commentary thereon
  • Prepare the monthly Finance reporting pack for review across 4-5 entities
  • Prepare GST, PAYE, FBT and WHT returns and file accordingly with the IRD
  • Prepare the fortnightly salaries and payroll requirements
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Staff management, leadership & development of the finance function
  • Cashflow management
  • Ensure the internal controls, systems and processes are in place to ensure the integrity of the financial processes are in place
  • Business partner non-financial people to ensure the financial stewardship is managed within this business
  • Other ad hoc duties as required

Your profile:

To be considered for this role, we are looking for a hands on Finance Manager who has the following attributes:
  • An ability to self manage
  • Prior staff management experience
  • Intermediate excel capability and preferably Xero experience
  • An ability to work with creative people, partnering their entrepreneurial flair but being able to install enough accounting rigour to this business
  • An ability to learn and grow with this business, including being coached from a very strategic CFO
  • Strong commercial acumen

How to apply

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.

Job Reference No: 06900-0012942592

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