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We have an opportunity for an experienced Regional Finance Manager to join the Higgins team in Hamilton.  This is a senior role, reporting to the Area Finance Manager; you will be leading the financials for the Higgins region along with managing a team.  You will be responsible for working alongside our highly skilled managers to help contribute to the region’s success.

You will have a modern approach to accounting and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. This is a hands-on role so we are looking for a quick thinker who can solve issues, have high attention to detail and provide accurate information promptly.

What you’ll bring to the role:

  • Tertiary qualification in accounting with 5+ years practical accounting experience
  • Experience with using the JDE operating system is highly sought after. 
  • Prior experience in Civil Contracting/Construction industries is desirable.
  • CA status or working towards this – support available to achieve this if required.
  • Experience managing a team is sought after but not essential. You will enjoy leading a team or have an interest in stepping into this position.
  • Confident at owning and managing workflows with competing deadlines.
  • Highly organised, ability to prioritise with excellent communication skills.

Higgins is a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path with people at the heart of what we do every day. We offer a great working environment, competitive hourly rate, subsidised medical insurance and subsidised education and training for you and your dependants.

Higgins is committed to a drug-free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing along with a health check – you’ll need to be fit for work!

Building better roads for safer journeys – He pai ake te hanga o ngā rori, kia haumaru ai ngā haerenga