Finance Manager

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Finance Manager - Chartership is not essential

Full Time - Christchurch
  • Ready for a move out of public and into a private?
  • Hands-on role that offers variety and a great team atmosphere
  • Join a small award-winning private company

Why apply

  • An opportunity to step and do something different
  • Heaps of variety and challenge
  • Encouraged work/life balance – no long hours!
  • Social and fun team with plenty of banter
  • Be part of a small, ambitious and forward-thinking  leadership team

About you

To be successful as the Finance Manager, you will have sound commercial experience, a minimum of 3 years of experience working as an accountant or finance professional, and are ready to join a small private business in the construction sector.

You will be willing to roll up your sleeves as this role is hands-on with one direct report. You will be practical, energetic, friendly and collaborative. In return, you will be rewarded with an excellent opportunity to be a part of an exceptional business that is enjoying real, sustainable success.

About the opportunity

As the successful candidate you will be responsible for financial management practices, including job cost reporting, general financial reporting, budget and forecast preparation, risk management as well as the development of internal control policies and procedures. In addition to this, the Finance Manager will achieve success through:

  • Running and managing all forms of finance for the company with the support of a very capable administrator.
  • Ensure the accurate and timely production of all management reporting to enable operational and strategic decision making
  • Actively manage the cashflow processes, forecasting and reporting
  • Lead all company statutory compliance – notably around company administration, financial and taxation (with the support of an external tax specialist) and health and safety
  • Actively contribute as part of the leadership team in the effective operation of the company; taking accountability as a whole for its commercial performance and achievement of objectives.

This is a broad role that could suit someone who has had experience working in an accounting firm and is ready to join a private company. You will be down to earth, energetic and willing to do what is required to get the job done. Keen for a new challenge?

How to apply

For a confidential discussion about the role; contact Libby Brazier by email at


Applications close: Sunday 5 June

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