Business Development Manager

Permanent - Full Time

Job Description:


A little bit about the company

Our client is a family owned business operating here in the Auckland CBD. The business runs a number of different ventures with one of the key companies operating in the architectural design and fit-out sector.

A little bit about the role

This is a varied finance leadership role where you will own the finance function for a group of businesses. The Financial Controller will be responsible for running the full finance function, from transactional right up to reporting to the Executive Leadership Team. the role will also act as a trusted advisor to a very commercially astute CEO so the ability to business partner and really drive value will be crucial. At this stage, the role will have an Assistant Accountant reporting directly to it, this person will be there to offer help with all transactional finance duties. You will also have the help of an experienced CFO who will be on hand to offer guidance and help when needed.

Core responsibilities include

Prepare management reporting information including weekly dashboards, monthly management accounts and advisory board reports

Responsibility for robust cash flow forecasting and management with compliance to banking facilities at all times.

Partnership and preparation of financial forecasts with the Leadership team and CEO. Maintain rolling 12 month P&L/BS forward projections.

Oversee financial information systems capability including user accessibility.

Develop, mentor and coach staff members

Prepare annual Financial Statements for commercial group as applicable This business operates in a fast-paced, changing environment and you will need to be ok with managing workload. You’ll have the confidence and communication skills to walk around the business to collect or share the information needed to keep things moving. This is a really hands-on role to create tangible value.

So who are you and what is your profile

You will be a qualified CA/CPA Accountant with a strong background in financial accounting. You will possess the ability to work under pressure and manage tight deadlines. You will have around 5-8 years experience working in a similar hands on accounting role in a commercial environment. Above all, you will have a can-do and proactive mindset. The role offers a genuine opportunity to grow where you will learn from a very experienced and commercially savvy CFO. This Financial Controller role will suit someone who enjoys getting into the detail and who is keen to come into a business and really make their mark.

For more information please contact Andy Hickey on 0211693764 or email your CV to

Auckland CBD location

Salary range $120-140k

Opportunity to partner with a highly commercial CEO



Posted on: 

05 May 2022