Chief Financial Officer
- Strategic Leadership Role
- Growth Focused Export Company
- Invercargill Based
Blue Sky Meats (NZ) Ltd procure and process for international markets the highest quality free range, grass fed Southland reared lamb, veal and beef at their two accredited facilities near Invercargill and Gore. With a focus on creating a great team and encouraging innovation we invite you to explore their website to learn more about the great things Blue Sky Meats is achieving: www.bluesky.co.nz
Reporting to the CEO you will be responsible for leading the financial, IT and administration functions while providing superior service standards to the leadership team and stakeholders. As a member of the Executive team you will lead financial planning, reporting, compliance and risk management while developing and implementing long term financial and operational strategies and practices. Additionally you will be responsible for driving change and performance improvement, provide strong leadership to your team, enhancing financial methodologies and procedures while providing sound commercial and strategic counsel to the CEO and board.
Your Skills and Experience
To succeed in this role you will likely be a CA qualified accountant or related qualification with proven experience working at a senior level. You will have strong leadership skills, with the ability to mentor and develop your team while providing excellent service levels to internal and external stakeholders. You will have a comprehensive working knowledge of relevant legislation and compliance however of equal importance will be your ability to provide meaningful and timely financial analysis and guidance for the executive team to act upon. Exposure to the primary sector and/or the red meat processing industry would be advantageous.