Silver Fern Farms is New Zealand's leading marketer, processor and exporter of premium quality lamb, beef, venison and associated products. We are a regionally significant business: with annual revenue, in excess of $2bn, 7,000 employees, seven offshore offices, 14 processing sites in New Zealand and exporting to over 60 countries.
Our vision is to become the world's most successful and sustainable grass-fed red meat company. We are committed to excellence with a level of skill, expertise and care that allows us to bring the very best of New Zealand to the world. We are proud that the Colmar Brunton Corporate Reputation Index has recently ranked Silver Fern Farms in the Top 20 New Zealand businesses for reputational excellence for the second year running.
Working closely with the Financial Controller and as part of a wider finance and commercial structure, the Finance Manager leads a high performing team to deliver the financial requirements of Silver Fern Farms Limited and Silver Fern Farms Co-Operative.
This is an excellent opportunity to bring your experience in managing accounts and audit processes to our dynamic environment which requires a pro-active approach to reporting and a continuous improvement approach to maintaining robust and sustainable control frameworks.
Your skills and attributes:
Demonstrated excellence in Commercial / Financial management
Prior specialisation in taxation, financial reporting and/or audit
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with proficiency in preparing reports and presentations
An appropriate tertiary and or industry relevant and recognised qualification
Current CA certification (or equivalent)
Strong analytical skills and a keen attention to detail
Effective interpersonal skills and management experience
Knowledge of the meat industry would be an advantage but not essential
This role is a great opportunity for the right candidate to work in a complex business
If the above sounds like you, please apply now
Applications close on Thursday 19 September