Good balance of financial reporting and commercial busineess partnering
Amazing career opportunity
About Our Client
Our client is one of the top organisations in China with a powerful network and a prominent presence. They launched the New Zealand establishment and it is already a market leader churning $200million in turnover per year. With strong financial backing from their parent company, our client is committed to long term expansion in NZ. This is a very rare opportunity for the right candidate to lead the finance function as the business continues to grow their success.
As the Finance lead for the New Zealand business you will be responsible for managing and developing the finance function while providing commercial support and guidance to the leadership team. You will be supported by a junior team member with transactional (AP, AR, reconciliation) tasks. You will take ownership of monthly & annual reporting, setting up controls and governance and developing strong and meaningful reporting. You will be responsible for analysing the various projects and reporting on project cost & spend while managing cashflow and the budgeting & forecasting process. You will work closely and build relationships with key stakeholders both in NZ and in their Beijing head office. You will add value and provide them with key financial insight to drive business performance.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will have a strong blend of technical accounting experience and commercial acumen matched with the following skills and experience:
- 3+ years accounting experience or Big 4 auditing experience
- CA or equivalent qualification
- Mandarin speaking essential
- Ability to take ownership of the finance function and manage financial reporting
- Strong business partnering skills with the ability to work closely with a variety of stakeholders
What's on Offer
$85,000 - $95,000 salary based on your experience level and what you can bring to the table.
Amazing career opportunity to join a large business who are just getting going here in NZ and be part of the journey as they look to become a major player in the market. This venture will be one of the largest in the country for the next few years and you will be leading the finance function.