Job Ref 3183474
Location Auckland Central
Category Commercial Accounting
Type Permanent - Full Time
A Little Bit About The Company      

This purpose-driven NZ tech business has grown from an idea just over 5 years ago and become a leader in their field with imminent global expansion plans. This is a very rare opportunity to join a business with a hugely exciting 5 year plan, where the Head of Finance will ply a pivotal role and share in the success with the leadership.
If you are looking to work in an exciting industry, with creative minds all around, awesome culture and the opportunity to set up their finances the way you want them and grow you own team then this is the role for you. The Head of Finance will bring the finances in-house having previously been outsourced, they are now ready to create a first class finance function.

Some More Information About The Role

Working across the whole business, this is a key role that ensures that finances are under control and the back office is run smoothly, however, the real value is in developing and interpreting key metrics to help drive smart decision marking across the whole business. This role provides key support to the CEO, is part of the leadership team and will have a true voice in the business. 

Key responsibilities include;
  • Financial Accounting and Control
  • Budgeting, Forecasting, Decision Support
  • Broad KPI reporting
  • Strategic Projects
  • Cash flow
  • Ownership of building the finance team and capabilities
  • In the short term will be responsible for transactional elements of finance
So Who Are You, And What Is Your Profile?

You will want to work for a business that you can be passionate about, where every day presents a new challenge and you need to be resourceful and are happy to be hands-on, as the business grows your ambition will need to match the companies as they really want the role to develop into a CFO role.

You will be a well organised commercially focused qualified accountant who can handle the compliance side of the role but is able to get into the data to develop insight-based reporting to support better decision making as their commercial/ strategic guru.

Experience in a fast growth environment would be a huge benefit and exposure to SMEs will help you hit the ground running in this broad role.
  • Awesome central Auckland location
  • Pathway to be their CFO
  • Opportunity to have options in the business!