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Finance Director - New Zealand

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Robert Walters have partnered with this global organisation to recruit a Finance Director – New Zealand to join their Wellington based team. This organisation is one of New Zealand’s leading providers of Facility Management, Project Delivery, Real Estate Services, Energy & Sustainability, Asset Management, Workplace Advisory, and Technical Services. Working with this organisation is more than a job, it’s an opportunity to join a workplace that is admired, respected, and driven to achieve truly great customer outcomes.

The Role:


As the Finance Director – New Zealand, you will be the key finance representative leading the New Zealand business to achieve its strategic objectives and performance targets. This hands-on role involves delivering exemplary financial support and business insight, including business planning, forecasting, reporting, and analytics, within a well-controlled and fully compliant governance framework. You will foster a high-performing finance function, develop and implement best practices, and work collaboratively with both internal and external stakeholders to drive world-class outcomes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide financial and commercial insight, ensure accurate and timely month-end close, and analyse P&L performance
  • Maintain financial controls, ensure SOX compliance, and meet all external financial reporting requirements
  • Work closely with business operations to build and monitor financial plans, identify process improvements, and manage risk and opportunity positions
  • Mentor and coach the finance team, promote teamwork, and drive performance standards

About You:

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (CAANZ or equivalent professional body) with 7-10 years relevant finance experience
  • Proficiency in Excel and Word, knowledge of CMMS, and experience in financial systems implementation
  • Background in facilities management or similar sectors, with an understanding of statutory and regulatory compliance requirements
  • Strong business acumen, problem-solving skills, integrity, customer focus, and effective communication abilities

Apply Now

Robert Walters has exclusively partnered with this client and Olivia Reiber is managing the recruitment of this position.

If you are a seasoned finance professional with a passion for excellence and innovation, then apply now. Or, for a confidential discussion, please contact Olivia Reiber on +64 21 036 3859 | olivia.reiber@robertwalters.co.nz Applications close on 27th July, 5pm. Please note, the vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Robert Walters endeavours to review all applications in a maximum of five working days. If you have not received correspondence within this timeframe please do not hesitate to contact Olivia Reiber on +64 4 471 9700.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accounting & Finance

Focus: Finance Manager Financial Controller & CFO

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: Competitive Salary

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Wellington

Job Reference: 1985580/001

Date posted: 3 July 2024

Consultant: Olivia Reiber

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