Commercial Manager - Finance

Job Title: Commercial Manager - Finance
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
Contact Details: Wayne Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 days ago

Our client is an organisation which touches the lives of every New Zealander. Awarded accolades for “Business Excellence” they are a true leader in their sector operating in the billions of dollars.

A new role has been created as the Financial Operations Manager which will be a senior level business partner, expected to influence, challenge and provide high quality, independent, valued advice to the business unit and Group Finance. This requires a highly resilient, pro-active individual, with strong negotiation and influencing skills and you will collaborate strongly with the GM of operations and across the senior leadership team. This role requires strong fiscal management, whilst driving growth and improvement.

Key aspects to the role areas:


  • Support the Business Unit managers and team leaders in developing their knowledge and skills in the finance area.
    Financial Advice and Analysis
  • Lead the development and implementation of financial policies, systems and operating procedures


  • Develop and implement a frameworks to enhance the efficiency and consistency of the financial and business reporting.
    Budgeting and Forecasting
  • Develop financial planning models in support of strategic and business plans
  • Provide advice and guidance to business units to deliver a robust budget.

Finance Projects

  • Provide leadership, financial advice and support for key Finance projects.

You will possess NZICA recognized Chartered Accountant qualification or comparable. Significant post qualification experience in a large corporate business, including experience at a management level is crutial as well as demonstrated experience and ability to work closely with Senior Management and Executive teams, including well-developed influencing skills and ability to challenge status quo.

In return you will receive the benefit of exceptional leadership support and be provided with true ownership in what you do every day, work with some seriously smart people, in a complex and ever changing business, create your future pathway and see tangible rewards for the impact and value you bring.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, “apply now” or contact:
Client Manager - Accounting, Finance & Financial Services

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