Jobs Listing Branding
Company Melita Group
Location Papakura, Auckland
Listed Thu 11 Jan, 8:38 am
Type Full time, Permanent
We are looking for a skilled Financial Controller who will be responsible for all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation. Besides you will review and develop our internal control policies and procedures as well as perform financial risk management.

Financial Controller responsibilities are:
Review and organize the entire stack of company's accounting operations: Billing, A/R, A/P, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition, GL and Counsel

Review existing technical accounting issues and develop measures to optimize them

Create and document business processes and accounting policies to optimize internal controls

Manage the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and and prepare reports on the results

Oversee company's month-end and year-end close processes

Perform quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting

Oversee the preparation of regulatory reporting

Create timely monthly financial statements and present them to company's executives and top managers

Ensure the compliance with New Zealand's reporting requirements, applicable laws and tax filings

Financial Controller requirements are:
3+ years' experience of working on a Financial Controller position

Profound experience with accounting procedures and principles

Significant experience with general ledger functions, the month-end/year end close process and financial statements management

Good knowledge of accounting software Xero and MYOB Exo and MS Office

Strong mathematical and administration skills

Professional certification such as CPA or CMA

BSc degree in Accounting or Finance
Reports to:
Chief Executive Officer, there are two key administration staff based in Drury & Hastings that will support this role.

Position could be based in either Auckland (Drury) or Hastings, depends upon who the successful applicant is. To start, some time needs to spent with CEO based in Auckland.

The Melita Group is the successful merger of seven companies into one structure that commenced October 2016. It is now a fully integrated business from land to brand. Activities include beekeeping, extraction & pollination services, bulk honey sales, contract packing, two retail stores in Drury and Queenstown. Two honey brands (Happy Valley & Melita) and skin brand – Royal Skin. It has two factories in south Auckland and beekeeping operations & extraction plant in Hastings and Whanganui.

The business currently runs two accounting software systems, Xero (beekeeping) & MYOB EXO. (Production, brand sales & stock).

The company has strong growth targets in place and an exciting, dynamic team driving its daily operations.

Start Date:
Feb - March 2018 - TBA

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