Head of Finance - Steel

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Finance
  • Business Group:Steel Divisional Support
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:STL/15334
  • Closing Date:13 Mar 2020


About us

Fletcher Steel is New Zealand's leading importer, distributor and processor of steel, representing Fletcher Building's Easysteel, Fletcher Reinforcing, Fletcher Wire Products, Dimond Roofing, Dimond Structural, Pacific Coil Coaters and CSP Pacific Brands. Every day our products and our people influence the way we live and function in our cities and communities and we have over 800 employees across 30 sites from Whangarei to Invercargill.

A little about the role

We have ambitious growth targets and you will play a pivotal role in achieving them. You will provide leadership and direction to the finance function and protect the company’s current and future commercial and statutory obligations ensuring sound business decisions are made. 

Reporting into the General Manager and being a key member of the Senior Leadership Team, this role will be critical to the success of the Division through a number of key outputs. 

You’ll provide proactive decision support and analysis on improvement opportunities at a divisional and Business Unit (BU) level. You’ll co-ordinate planning, budgeting and forecasting in conjunction with the individual BU's and in accordance with Group standards and timing and monitor overall performance. You’ll also ensure financial results and reports are supported with insightful analysis and commentary to support effective decision and action. 

About You

With a track record for delivering success in a commercial/financial role, you will be a strategically astute manager with strong business acumen. You will be results oriented and have an analytical and innovative aptitude to deliver and continually improve your offerings. You have the ability to understand commercially, technically and financially complicated issues and work in close partnerships with General Managers and other stakeholders.

This is a big role, so there are a number of things we need you to demonstrate. We’d expect you to have a strong track record in senior finance roles and drive best practice. As a member of the Senior Leadership Team, your ability to influence, lead strategically and present with impact will be crucial. 

You will be an outstanding leader with the skills and experience to build capability and elevate your team’s performance.  

If this sounds like you please get in touch with Aurelie Le Gall, Talent Acquisition Manager, E: aurelie.legall@fbu.com