Payroll Manager

Permanent - Full Time

Job Description:


A little bit about the company

This kiwi success story have operations in both New Zealand and the UK with their Auckland office located in Albany. The business has grown into a global leader through innovation, moving from a small New Zealand owned business to a true global player over the past 30 years.

A little bit about the role

This is a really awesome role for a Finance Manager who is keen to develop their skills under a supportive and highly capable Group Financial Controller. The Finance Manager will have oversight of all financial reporting, budgeting, tax and audit requirements and payroll for the NZ/Aus entity. The role will also manage a team of 3 transactional finance staff so it is a really great opportunity to develop your leadership skills. The ideal candidate will also have a real desire to learn all about commercial finance as the hope will be that this role will grow into a truly commercial function over time.

Core responsibilities include

Ensure all financial reporting and tax requirements are completed for the NZ and Aus entities

Manage the global consolidation of monthly results

Be a key player in developing a robust annual budget, which includes product costs and labour, whilst taking into account any balance sheet movements.

Work alongside key stakeholders to support and influence key decision making

Manage cashflow, foreign currency and forecasting

Manage and control payroll as well as the audit process The business will suit someone with a genuine interest in what the business does. Your ability to get to know the products and have genuine interest in the business will really help scope how successful you are in the role. This is a great opportunity for a dynamic individual who is keen to develop their overall finance skills.

So who are you and what is your profile

This is a perfect role for someone who is either new to a Finance Manager role (1-2 years experience) or who is at Senior Accountant level seeking a step up, you will need to be fully CA/CPA qualified to be considered. Above all, you will have a hunger and desire to learn, you will be a strong communicator with a real interest in how a business operates.

To apply, follow the instructions or to discuss, please contact Andy Hickey on 0211693764 or email

Albany location

Opportunity to develop your leadership skills

$120-140k salary



Posted on: 

10 May 2022