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Jobs Listing Branding
Company Hays
Location Rotorua, Bay Of Plenty
Pay & Benefits Great career progression
Listed Tue 3 Jul, 6:06 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference 2073125
  • Finance, operations & strategy focus
  • Significant investment planned
  • Blenheim location

Experienced Plant Accountant for Blenheim based Australasian manufacturer. Call Colin Cowgill on 03 377 6656

Your new company
With significant investment planned in their Blenheim plant, this leading Australasian manufacturer committed to growth and is looking for an experience plant accountant who is ready to take the next step in their career.

Your new role
In this role you will have 3 direct reports and will report on a mix of finance, operations and strategy. You're responsibilities will include:

  • Monthly management accounts including budgets, forecasts, and cashflow
  • Trend and gap analysis highlighting cause and effect of variances
  • Inventory cost analysis and reporting
  • Monthly reconciliations
  • Implement and maintain health and safety processes with respect to relevant legislation
  • Liaise with managers across the business to collate financial information
  • Develop and maintain budgets and assist in decision making
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement
  • Lead your team and drive company culture

What you'll need to succeed
This is a role for an experienced plant accountant ready to grow into a more senior position and looking to join an organisation where they can improve business performance as they grow with the company. You'll already be a successful plant accountant and:

  • Be CA, CIMA, CPA or ACCA qualified with a relevant financial qualification
  • Bring an enthusiastic attitude to business improvement
  • Have experience in the timber industry
  • Easily communicate at multiple levels across a business
  • Have evidence of team leadership in your current role

What you'll get in return
This is a company that is already committed to investing in their Blenheim plant and they are looking to continue this investment by assisting in your growth. You'll be given the opportunity to make your mark on a business and take a hands on approach to Commercial Management.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, call Colin Cowgill on 033776656 or email

Hays are leading specialists in the recruitment of accountancy and finance recruitment and have a dedicated team of specialists here to assist you. If you are interested in a confidential conversation around the market and your job search give us a call on the above number.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.